Against all odds, eleven-year-old Billy Elliot is auditioning for the Royal Ballet School in London. This in itself is a kind of triumph, because Billy has little going for him. His mother has died; his coal-miner father and brother are on strike; money is scarce. In the rural Northern England town where Billy lives, there is little support for a boy who wants to wear a tutu.... More >>>
Joel Blum (George) and Kylend Hetherington (Billy) in Billy Elliot the Musical.