Set in the North East, Billy Elliot is a funny, heart-warming and feel-good celebration of one young boy s dream. This original story captured the hearts of people around the world when the movie was released in October 2000. This poignant film broke box office records worldwide and was nominated for a raft of awards including 3 Golden Globes, 3 Oscars and 13 Bafta awards. The original multi-award winning creative team from the film: director Stephen Daldry, writer Lee Hall and choreographer Peter Darling are joined by music legend, Elton John, the most celebrated UK singer song-writer of the last 30 years, to create the most anticipated musical of the decade. Billy Elliot - The Musical website
.Performers Annette McLaughlin (Mrs Wilkinson), Martin Walsh (Dad), Scott Graham (Tony), Andrea Miller (Grandma), Phillip Aiden, Jonathan Alden, Leo Atkin, Tom Bainbridge, Deborah Bundy, Jack Butterworth, Luke Cinque-White, Donna Combe, Wayne Fitzsimmons, Nikki Gerrard, Abbie Louise Harris, Paul Hutton, Leon Kay, Charlie Martin, Kris Manuel, Barnaby Meredith, Daniel Page, Georgina Parkinson, Amy Rhiannon-Worth, Rachel Spurrell, Sebastian Sykes, Rafe Watts, Luke Zammit, Adam Abbou (Billy - some dates), Matthew Lyons (Billy - some dates), Haydn May (Billy - some dates), Lewis Smallman (Billy - some dates), Henry Farmer (Michael - some dates), Elliot Stiff (Michael - some dates), Samuel Torpey (Michael - some dates), Lilly Cadwallender (Debbie - some dates), Evie Martin (Debbie - some dates), Italia Ross (Debbie - some dates).
Author Lee Hall. Music Elton John. Lyrics Lee Hall. Producer Tim Bevan. Producer Eric Fellner. Producer Sally Greene. Producer Jon Finn. Producer Universal Stage Productions. Producer Working Title Films. Producer Old Vic Productions. Director Stephen Daldry. Choreographer Peter Darling. Director Julian Webber (associate director). Design Ian MacNeil. Costume Nicky Gillibrand. Lighting Rick Fisher. Sound Paul Aarditti.