Set in a northern mining town, against the background of the 1984/’85 miners’ strike, Billy’s journey takes him out of the boxing ring and into a ballet class where he discovers a passion for dance that inspires his family and whole community and changes his life forever.
Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, Billy Elliot the Musical has now been seen by over 11 million people across five continents and is the recipient of over 80 awards internationally, including ten Tony Awards and five Olivier Awards.
Anna-Jane Casey returns to the role of ‘Mrs Wilkinson’ having successfully played the role at the Victoria Palace in the West End in 2014 with Martin Walsh ‘Dad’, Scott Garnham ‘Tony’ and Andrea Miller ‘Grandma’. They are joined by Adam Abbou (14 years old from Liverpool), Emile Gooding (12 years old from Reading), Haydn May (12 years old from Bath) and Lewis Smallman (13 years old from West Bromwich) who all play the title role.
Tuesday 9th to Saturday 27th May 2017
Tue – Sat evenings 7.30pm, Thu & Sat matinees 2.30pm
Tickets from £12
Empire Theatre Box Office ¦ 0844 871 3017 ¦ atgtickets.com/Liverpool
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