An Inspirational Musical for the Whole Family
Book and Lyrics by Lee Hall, Music by Elton John
Based on the international smash-hit film, and featuring a score by music legend Elton John, Billy Elliot is an astonishing theatrical experience that will stay with you forever.
Set in a northern English mining town against the background of the 1984 miners' strike, Billy Elliot is the inspirational story of a young boy's struggle against the odds to make his dream come true. Follow Billy's journey as he stumbles out of the boxing ring and into a ballet class, where he discovers a passion for dance that inspires his family and community... and changes his life forever.
Friday, July 10 at 7:30pm
Saturday, July 11 at 7:30pm
Tuesday, July 14 at 7:30pm (Theatre for All Performance)
Wednesday, July 15 at 7:30pm
Thursday, July 16 at 7:30pm
Friday, July 17 at 7:30pm
Saturday, July 18 at 7:30pm
Tickets are $17 for the general public, $12 for NMU Faculty/Staff, Seniors, and Military, $10 for students, and $5 for NMU students.
Located in the Forest Roberts Theatre.
"The Stars Look Down" – Company
"Shine" – Ballet Girls, Mrs. Wilkinson, Billy, and Mr. Braithwaite
"Grandma's Song" – Grandma
"Solidarity" – Ballet Girls, Billy, Mrs. Wilkinson, Miners, and The Police
"Expressing Yourself" – Billy, Michael, and Ensemble
"The Letter (Mum's Letter)" – Mrs. Wilkinson, Mum, and Billy
"Born to Boogie" – Mrs. Wilkinson, Billy, and Mr. Braithwaite
"Angry Dance" – Billy and Male Ensemble
"Merry Christmas, Maggie Thatcher" – Tony and Partiers
"Deep Into the Ground" – Jackie
"Swan Lake" – Billy and Billy's Older Self
"He Could Be a Star" – Jackie and Tony
"Electricity" – Billy
"Once We Were Kings" – Company
"The Letter (Billy's Reply)" – Mum and Billy
Finale – Company
|Music Director||Dr. Erin Colwitz|
|Scenic Designer||Lex van Blommestein|
|Lighting Designer||Matt Weber|
|Production Stage Manager||TBA|