Ballad of Booth
Episode 22 of 23 within Season Six. Item 143 of 191 overall.
Production number 622.
Bob Daily - Writer
Larry Shaw - Director
2 votes

Angie discreetly relies on Gaby for help when Patrick threatens the life of her son; Bree offers Sam a generous payoff to walk away; and Susan and Mike's financial woes result in the ultimate sacrifice.

original airdate--May 9,2010        rating--11.36 million *


music--Theme song--"Desperate Housewives" by Danny Elfman

  1. " The Ballad of Booth" by Stephen Sondheim (Song Title from Assassins)


Goof --In the flashback to Angie's college class, the periodic table names elements up through meitnerium. The last six elements shown were not named until the late 1990's, years after the scene takes place.

Trivia: title of the episode is the title of a song from the Stephen Sondheim musical "Assassins".


* 2010 Winter Olympics were on opposite.

related items

Previous episode :
142 A Little Night Music
Next episode :
144 I Guess This Is Goodbye (season finale)

regional titles

Ballade van Booth
Ballad of Booth
Ballade de Booth
Ballade von Booth
Bailéad de Booth
Ballata di Booth
Balada de Booth