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Billy Elliot: The Musical   

Imperial Theatre, (11/13/2008 - 1/08/2012)
First Preview: Oct 01, 2008 Total Previews: 40
Opening Date: Nov 13, 2008    
Closing Date: Jan 08, 2012 Total Performances: 1312

Category: Musical, Original, Broadway
Setting: England's Northeast against the background of a miner's strike


Production Staff [See More]
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Philip J. Smith: President; Robert E. Wankel: Executive Vice President)
Produced by Universal Pictures, Working Title, The Old Vic Company, Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner, Jon Finn and Sally Greene; Produced in association with The Weinstein Company
Book by Lee Hall; Lyrics by Lee Hall; Music by Elton John; Music orchestrated by Martin Koch; Musical Director: David Chase; Dance arrangements by David Chase; Based on the film by Universal Pictures and StudioCanal
Directed by Stephen Daldry; Choreographed by Peter Darling; Associate Director: Julian Webber; Associate Choreographer: Kathryn Dunn
Scenic Design by Ian MacNeil; Costume Design by Nicky Gillibrand; Lighting Design by Rick Fisher; Sound Design by Paul Arditti; Hair and Wig Design by Campbell Young; Make-Up Design by Campbell Young; Associate Lighting Designer (Programmer): Victoria Smerdon; Moving Light Programmer: David Arch
General Manager: Nina Lannan & Associates and Devin Keudell; Executive Producer: David Furnish and Angela Morrison; Company Manager: Gregg Arst; Associate Co. Mgr: Carol M. Oune
Production Stage Manager: Bonnie L. Becker; Production Supervisor: Arthur Siccardi and Patrick Sullivan; Stage Manager: Charles Underhill; Assistant Stage Mgr: Scott Rowen and Mary Kathryn Flynt
Musical Supervisor: Martin Koch; Conducted by David Chase; Associate Conductor: Shawn Gough; Reed 1 (Alto sax/Flute/Piccolo): Edward Salkin; Reed 2 (Alto sax/Flute/Clarinet): Rick Heckman; Reed 3 (Tenor sax/Clarinet): Mike Migliore; Reed 4 (Tenor Sax/Clarinet/Bass Clarinet): Jay Brandford; Trumpet 1/Cornet/Flugelhorn: James Dela Garza; Trumpet 2/Flugelhorn/ Cornet/Cornet in Eb: John Dent; Trumpet 3/Flugelhorn/Cornet: Alex Holton; Trombone/Euphonium: Dick Clark and Jack Schatz; French Horn/Tenor Horn: Roger Wendt and Eva Conti; Keyboard/Synthesizer: Joseph Joubert and Shawn Gough; Guitar/Variax: JJ McGeehan; Bass/Fretless Bass: Randy Landau; Drums: Gary Seligson; Percussion: Howard Joines; Musical Coordinator: Michael Keller
Advertising: SPOTCo, Inc.; Press Representative: Barlow-Hartman Public Relations; Adult Casting Director: Tara Rubin Casting; Children's Casting Director: Nora Brennan; Dance Captain: Greg Graham; Dialect Coach (UK): William Conacher; Fight direction by David Leong; Fight Captain: Grady McLeod Bowman; Marketing: Allied Live
Cast
David Alvarez
Billy Elliot
(Oct 01, 2008 - Jan 03, 2010) Alternate
Santino Fontana
Tony
Haydn Gwynne
Mrs. Wilkinson
Gregory Jbara
Dad
Trent Kowalik
Billy Elliot
(Oct 01, 2008 - Mar 07, 2010) Alternate
Kiril Kulish
Billy Elliot
(Oct 01, 2008 - Oct 03, 2009) Alternate
Carole Shelley
Grandma
(Oct 01, 2008 - Sep 04, 2011)
Juliette Allen Angelo
Ballet Girl
Kevin Bernard
Ensemble
David Bologna
Michael
Alternate
Grady McLeod Bowman
Ensemble
Heather Burns
Ballet Girl
Frank Dolce
Michael
Alternate
Eboni Edwards
Ballet Girl
Darrell Grand Moultrie
Ensemble
Eric Gunhus
Ensemble
Meg Guzulescu
Ballet Girl
Stephen Hanna
Older Billy
Ensemble
Izzy Hanson-Johnston
Ballet Girl
Joel Hatch
George
(Oct 01, 2008 - Sep 04, 2011)
Leah Hocking
Dead Mum
Ensemble
Keean Johnson
Tall Boy
Aaron Kaburick
Ensemble
Donnie Kehr
Ensemble
Jeff Kready
Ensemble
Stephanie Kurtzuba
Ensemble
"Expressing Yourself" Dancer
David Larsen
Ensemble
Caroline London
Ballet Girl
Merle Louise
Ensemble
Marina Micalizzi
Ballet Girl
Mitchell Michaliszyn
Small Boy
Alternate
Matthew Mindler
Small Boy
Alternate
Tessa Netting
Ballet Girl
Daniel Oreskes
Ensemble
Jayne Paterson
Ensemble
Thommie Retter
Mr. Braithwaite
Ensemble
Corrieanne Stein
Ballet Girl
Jamie Torcellini
Ensemble
Grant Turner
Ensemble
Casey Whyland
Ballet Girl
Erin Whyland
Debbie
Swings: Maria Connelly, Samantha Czulada, Kyle DesChamps, David Eggers, Brianna Fragomeni, Greg Graham, Cara Kjellman, Kara Klein, David Koch and Liz Pearce
Understudies: Tommy Batchelor (Billy Elliot), Maria Connelly (Debbie), Eric Gunhus (George), Leah Hocking (Mrs. Wilkinson), Keean Johnson (Michael), Donnie Kehr (Dad), Jeff Kready (Tony), David Larsen (Tony), Merle Louise (Grandma), Daniel Oreskes (Dad), Jayne Paterson (Mrs. Wilkinson) and Jamie Torcellini (George)
Tony Award®
winner 2009 Best Musical [winner]
Produced by Universal Pictures, Working Title and The Old Vic Company; Produced in association with The Weinstein Company
winner 2009 Best Book of a Musical [winner]
Book by Lee Hall
2009 Best Original Score Written for the Theatre [nominee]
Music by Elton John; Lyrics by Lee Hall
winner 2009 Best Actor in a Musical [winner]
Joint nomination with Trent Kowalik and Kiril Kulish David Alvarez
winner 2009 Best Actor in a Musical [winner]
Joint nomination with David Alvarez and Kiril Kulish Trent Kowalik
winner 2009 Best Actor in a Musical [winner]
Joint nomination with David Alvarez and Trent Kowalik Kiril Kulish
winner 2009 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Gregory Jbara
2009 Best Featured Actor in a Musical [nominee]
David Bologna
2009 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Haydn Gwynne
2009 Best Featured Actress in a Musical [nominee]
Carole Shelley
winner 2009 Best Choreography [winner]
Peter Darling
winner 2009 Best Direction of a Musical [winner]
Stephen Daldry
winner 2009 Best Orchestrations [winner]
Martin Koch
winner 2009 Best Scenic Design of a Musical [winner]
Scenic Design by Ian MacNeil
2009 Best Costume Design of a Musical [nominee]
Costume Design by Nicky Gillibrand
winner 2009 Best Lighting Design of a Musical [winner]
Lighting Design by Rick Fisher
winner 2009 Best Sound Design of a Musical [winner]
Sound Design by Paul Arditti
Theatre World
winner 2009 Award [recipient]
David Alvarez
winner 2009 Award [recipient]
Trent Kowalik
winner 2009 Award [recipient]
Kiril Kulish
winner 2009 Award [recipient]
Haydn Gwynne
Drama Desk Award
winner 2009 Outstanding Musical [winner]
Produced by Universal Pictures, Working Title and The Old Vic Company; Produced in association with The Weinstein Company
winner 2009 Outstanding Book of a Musical [winner]
Book by Lee Hall
winner 2009 Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical [winner]
Gregory Jbara
winner 2009 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical [winner]
Haydn Gwynne
winner 2009 Outstanding Choreography [winner]
Peter Darling
winner 2009 Outstanding Orchestrations [winner]
Martin Koch
winner 2009 Outstanding Music [winner]
Music by Elton John
winner 2009 Outstanding Lighting Design in a Musical [winner]
Lighting Design by Rick Fisher
winner 2009 Outstanding Sound Design [winner]
Sound Design by Paul Arditti
winner 2009 Outstanding Director of a Musical [winner]
Directed by Stephen Daldry
music by Elton John; lyrics by Lee Hall
ACT 1 Sung By
The Stars Look Down Full Company
Shine Mrs. Wilkinson, and Billy Elliot
We'd Go Dancing Grandma and Men's Ensemble
Solidarity Full Company
Expressing Yourself Billy Elliot, Michael and Ensemble
Dear Billy (Mum's Letter) Billy Elliot, Mrs. Wilkinson and Dead Mum
Born to Boogie Billy Elliot, Mrs. Wilkinson and Mr. Braithwaite
ACT 2 Sung By
Merry Christmas, Maggie Thatcher Full Company
Deep Into the Ground Dad and Full Company
He Could Be a Star Dad, Tony and Ensemble
Electricity Billy Elliot
Once We Were Kings Full Company
Dear Billy (Billy's Reply) Billy Elliot and Dead Mum