Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th August 2017, 8:00pm All Tickets £18.00*
The Blue Park Theatre Company proudly presents a celebration of Alan Ball, charting the great man’s life as a wily boy with ambitions of playing on the world stage.
Stage Play: Written by Kenny O’Connell Narrated Poetry: Written by Bobby Parry Song: ‘The Ball of Fire’ Written by: Kenny O’Connell & Bobby Parry
Experience the life and times of the great Alan Ball, beautifully played out through a dramatization that recounts his early struggles on the road to becoming a professional footballer. Ex-Everton legend Ronnie Goodlass poetically narrates the play tracing every step of Alan’s journey; performed by a talented cast that will keep you captivated throughout.
His family have endorsed this play to give Alan’s fans the world over a chance to know the real man within the legend. Intertwined with his private life, this play will touch your heart and soul.
“From a smitten fan who went on to clean Alan’s boots, then becoming a team mate both in life and of course football” -Ronny Goodlass
“A fantastic tribute to my godfather Alan Ball, my father Eddie Cavanagh would be so proud" - Alan Ball Cavanagh
“The best player that I have ever played alongside for club and country, so looking forward to this play” - Joe Royle
*Includes a £1.50 per ticket fee. Fees capped at the first 8 tickets. No fees to Friends of the Floral.