Billy Elliot The Victoria Palace Theatre Tickets
Billy Elliot is an elegantly expressive musical about an eleven year old boy hailing from a coal mining village, who aspires to be a ballet dancer. Directed by Stephen Daldry, the musical is set amidst the backdrop of a miners strike. The music has been provided by British pop icon, Sir Elton Jhon. Billy Elliot has won countless accolades for its heart touching script and complementing scores of wonderful music, ranging from hard rock to folk. Watch Lee Hall’s masterpiece come to life by getting Billy Elliot The Victoria Palace Theatre Tickets.
The musical premiered in 2005 in West End, London. It has been nominated for nine Laurence Olivier Awards out of which it received four, including Best New Musical. Its success led to Broadway and international productions as well. It won an astounding ten Tony Awards along with ten Drama Desk Awards in New York, including the best musical in each case.
The story revolves around young Billy who lost his mother two years before the play begins. His emotions of tenderness and grief find little leeway, in the oppressively masculine society that he lives in. Despite his natural flair for ballet, Billy’s dad forbids him from the apparently effeminate activity when he finds out that Billy has been secretly taking ballet lessons. The story unfolds to reveal a clash of stereotypes, all the while lamenting upon the damage the Thatcher government inflicted on the laborers. Hurry to get your tickets to watch the touching story of young Billy Elliot.