From London’s Victoria Palace Theatre, this special performance brings all the humour, emotion and excitement from the multi award-winning Billy Elliot the Musical for you to enjoy on DVD for the very first time. Experience the joy of this spectacular live event featuring stunning performances and a unique finale that unites 25 current and former Billy Elliot’s in an awe-inspiring routine.
Based on the film first released in 2000, Billy Elliot the Musical has won the hearts of millions since it opened in London’s West End and has gone on to captivate audiences around the world, winning over 80 theatre awards along the way including 10 Tony Awards and 5 Olivier Awards.
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.
The original creative team behind the film, including writer Lee Hall, director Stephen Daldry and choreographer, Peter Darling, is joined by music legend Elton John to produce a funny, uplifting and spectacular experience that will stay with you forever.
Actors: Ann Emery, Elliott Hanna, Deka Walmsley, Ruthie Henshall
Format: DVD Region 4 & 2