Featuring music by the legendary Elton John, Billy Elliot the Musical is an extraordinary theatrical experience that has captivated audiences around the world. Seen by over 12 million people worldwide and acclaimed by audiences and critics alike, Billy Elliot is the recipient of over 85 awards internationally.
 
Following its spectacular first tour in Australia, the 10th Anniversary Tour of Billy Elliot arrives in Sydney this October for a strictly limited 10 week season.  Billy is directed by the award-winning Stephen Daldry, with book and lyrics by Lee Hall and choreography by Peter Darling.
 
Set in a northern town during the miners’ strike of 1984/5, the show follows Billy’s journey from boxing ring to ballet class where he discovers a passion for dance that unites his family, inspires his community and changes his life forever.

  • Running time: 2 hours and 55 minutes with a 20 minute interval. All times are approximate and subject to change. Lock out periods apply.
  • Age guidance: 8+ years, but children may attend at the parent’s / guardian’s discretion.
  • Authorised Seller: Only purchase your tickets via Ticketmaster (Australia) using the BUY TICKETS button on this page. Tickets purchased from a third party may be fraudulent or have a high mark-up. If you have any questions, email us.
  • Contains some strong language. This production uses strobe effects, tobacco-free prop cigarettes, theatrical haze and loud music/sound effects.
  • The producers reserve the right to add, withdraw or substitute cast as necessary.

Thu 10 Oct 2019 07:30 PM
Fri 11 Oct 2019 07:30 PM
Sat 12 Oct 2019 02:00 PM | 07:30 PM
Sun 13 Oct 2019 06:30 PM
Tue 15 Oct 2019 07:00 PM
Wed 16 Oct 2019 07:00 PM
Thu 17 Oct 2019 07:30 PM

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Reviews

  • "Stunning"

    The Australian

  • "Intoxicating"

    New York Times

  • "Exceptional"

    The Guardian, UK

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A little sneak peek at our 4 Billy’s from today announcement. @billyelliotaustralia

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After an extensive search, the producers of #BillyElliotTheMusical are thrilled to announce they have cast four incredibly talented boys in the role of Billy for @billyelliotaustralia The young actors sharing the title role are; Omar Abiad (age 12, from Brisbane), River Mardesic (age 10, from Melbourne), Wade Neilsen (age 12, from Newcastle) and Jamie Rogers (age 12, from Canberra). Please join us in congratulating these extraordinary performers. #BillyElliotAU

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We are thrilled to introduce the incredibly talented child cast members of the 10th Anniversary Tour of #BillyElliotTheMusical ... These actors will play the roles of Michael, Debbie & Ballet Girls when they arrive to our stage in October! #BillyElliotAU @billyelliotaustralia @foundationtheatres @thestarsydney #musicaltheatre

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Did you know that BILLY ELLIOT played for a whopping 12 months @capitoltheatresydney from 2007-2008? We're so excited that we get the chance to host the 10th Anniversary Australian Tour here at the Sydney Lyric in October (this time for a strictly limited season). Did you get the chance to see Billy back in 2008? @billyelliotaustralia #MusicalTheatre #billyelliotau #billyelliotthemusical

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Tickets for the Sydney season of Billy Elliot the Musical are now on sale! Book your @billyelliotaustralia tickets @ticketmasterau #billyelliotau #sydneylyrictheatre @foundationtheatres @thestarsydney #theatrelife #MusicalTheatre #ILoveSydney

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A little sneak peek at our 4 Billy’s from today announcement. @billyelliotaustralia

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After an extensive search, the producers of #BillyElliotTheMusical are thrilled to announce they have cast four incredibly talented boys in the role of Billy for @billyelliotaustralia The young actors sharing the title role are; Omar Abiad (age 12, from Brisbane), River Mardesic (age 10, from Melbourne), Wade Neilsen (age 12, from Newcastle) and Jamie Rogers (age 12, from Canberra). Please join us in congratulating these extraordinary performers. #BillyElliotAU

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We are thrilled to introduce the incredibly talented child cast members of the 10th Anniversary Tour of #BillyElliotTheMusical ... These actors will play the roles of Michael, Debbie & Ballet Girls when they arrive to our stage in October! #BillyElliotAU @billyelliotaustralia @foundationtheatres @thestarsydney #musicaltheatre

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Did you know that BILLY ELLIOT played for a whopping 12 months @capitoltheatresydney from 2007-2008? We're so excited that we get the chance to host the 10th Anniversary Australian Tour here at the Sydney Lyric in October (this time for a strictly limited season). Did you get the chance to see Billy back in 2008? @billyelliotaustralia #MusicalTheatre #billyelliotau #billyelliotthemusical

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Tickets for the Sydney season of Billy Elliot the Musical are now on sale! Book your @billyelliotaustralia tickets @ticketmasterau #billyelliotau #sydneylyrictheatre @foundationtheatres @thestarsydney #theatrelife #MusicalTheatre #ILoveSydney

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