Musicals: 2014 / 2015 Season
Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, 1420 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102
Other Broadway Venues in Philadelphia
Ended 27 Nov 2011 after 11 days
Much of the power of Billy Elliot as an honest tear-jerker lies in its ability to give equal weight to the sweet dreams of terpsichorean flight and the sourness of a dream-denying reality.
Ben Brantley, New York Times
Billy Elliot is on tour and hits the Academy of Music in Philadelphia, PA, Ended 27 Nov 2011.
The one name on everybody's lips is BILLY.
Billy Elliot The Musical is the new show that has captured Broadway's heart and received the best reviews for any musical in years. Called 'EXTRAORDINARILY UPLIFTING' by Time Out New York and 'INTOXICATING' by The New York Times, Billy Elliot is a joyous, exciting and feel-good celebration of one boy following his heart and making his dreams come true.
Based on the critically acclaimed feature film, Billy Elliot is brought to life by the movie’s original creative team - director Stephen Daldry, choreographer Peter Darling and writer Lee Hall - along with music legend Elton John, who has written what the New York Post calls 'HIS BEST SCORE YET!'
Come discover for yourself the next great Broadway musical, Billy Elliot.
Opening night: 16 November 2011
Closing night: 27 November 2011
Due to the presence of bad language and violence, the producers of the show recommend that children under the age of 12 not be permitted to attend; however, children above the age of seven will be admitted.
Two hours 45 minutes with one 15 minute intermission.
17 reviews, average rating: (4.0 Stars)
Billy Elliot is funny, touching and more! The set designs are amazing, as w... more
We just had a wonderful trip to the bay area.....the ocean, the chowder, th... more
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