Billy Elliot London Tickets
Billy Elliot the Musical has extended its run on London’s West End till 2015 and is looking forward to celebrate ten years there. The London production premiered in 2005 and since then has been entertaining people with its inspirational story. Now being staged at the Victoria Palace, Billy Elliot London GL tickets are selling in advance as the theatergoers are eager to attend the upcoming shows.
Billy Elliot the Musical is adapted from the movie of the same name that came out in 2000. Highlighting the struggles of a young boy, the musical shows how he crosses all barriers to fulfill his dreams. Set against the 80s’ miner’s strike, Billy Elliot is urged by his father to take up boxing, whereas his own heart lies in ballet dancing. He ends up at the ballet classes of Mrs. Wilkinson, who encourages him to pursue his passion. The award winning director, Stephen Daldry has beautifully brought to stage Billy’s transition from a meek boy to a confident young adult. Elton John’s music and lyrics by Lee Hall, helps the story move forward as the audience see Billy developing into a phenomenal dancer. His sessions at the ballet practice room eventually lead him to the Royal Ballet School auditions.
Billy Elliot the Musical has been honored with a number of awards including the Laurence Olivier Awards, Drama Desk Awards and Tony Awards. Described as a "truly electrifying" and "utterly captivating" production, Billy Elliot London GL show should not be missed.