Billy Elliot Billy Elliot

Inside every one of us is a special talent waiting to come out. The trick is finding it.

Set against the background of the 1984 Miner's Strike, Billy Elliot is an 11 year old boy who stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials and triumphs as he strives to conquer his family's set ways, inner conflict, and standing on his toes!

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