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Billy Elliot

a novel

by Melvin Burgess

  • 227 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York, NY .
Written in English

  • England, Northern
    • Subjects:
    • Ballet dancers -- England, Northern -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • England, Northern -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMelvin Burgess ; based on a motion picture screenplay by Lee Hall.
      GenreJuvenile fiction.
      ContributionsHall, Lee., Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
      LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1881 vol. 8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination221 p. ;
      Number of Pages221
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3666615M
      ISBN 100439312280
      LC Control Number2002563169

      Information about Elton John's Broadway musical, Billy Elliot, including news and gossip, production information, synopsis, musical numbers, sheetmusic, cds, videos, books, sound and video clips Best Musical Best Book of a Musical Best Actor in a Musical - David Alvarez, Trent Kowalik, Kiril Kulish Best Featured Actor in a Musical - Gregory.

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Synopsis. Billy Elliot tells the story of a young boy from a coal mining village in northeast England who transcends class and circumstance to become a ballet star. The musical is set against the backdrop of the miners strike, which tragically affects the whole village.

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Billy Elliot is the story of an eleven-year-old boy who escapes the harshness of his existence by discovering his passion for ballet. Inspired by A. Cronin's novel The Stars Look Down and directed by Stephen Daldry, this film spawned a highly successful West End musical, a collaboration between the film's original screenwriter Lee Hall and Elton John.

S/P/A Analysis Strengthens their relationship in the long run In 's Ireland, there wasn't much choice given to what one would grow up being. Usually, someone was expected to fill in the role that was automatically assigned to them at birth.

For Billy Elliot, he was expected. Please note that BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL contains strong language. This production uses strobe effects, tobacco-free prop cigarettes, theatrical haze, pyrotechnics and loud music/sound effects. The right is reserved to add, withdraw or substitute cast as necessary.

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His mother died two years ago. It's a family w. ABOUT THE SHOW. Book and Lyrics by: Lee Hall Music By: Elton John. Based on the international smash-hit film, Billy Elliot fe atures a score by music legend Sir Elton John.

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Jun 26,  · The performer who inspired the Billy Elliot story is going to be installed as the chancellor of Durham University.

The international opera star, Sir Thomas Allen, is to be formally inducted as the. Billy Elliot. Now celebrating 11 extraordinary years in London’s West End, Billy Elliot the Musical, one of the most beloved shows on stage today, is embarking on its first ever UK and Ireland tour.

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