The Ball of FireFriday 4 August 2017
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.
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
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 becoming a team mate both in life and of course football” Ronnie 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