Coal miners aren't necessarily known for being the most sensitive of people, and that is the backdrop for the hit musical
Billy Elliot. The story was originally a film of the same name released in 2000. The musical version adds even more dance
and music than the original. Be swept up in this story when you book theater
tickets to the show in Houston.
Billy's father is a coal miner who is dealing with a coal miners' strike in the U.K. during the 1980s. His father sends
him to boxing lessons, but Billy accidentally wanders into a ballet class instead. He is instantly intrigued and starts secretly
ditching boxing to learn ballet. He shows promise, but his dream is cut short when his father finds out. Reserve Billy
Elliot tickets today.
This musical features a score created by one of the biggest legends in music: Elton John. John composed songs like "Expressing
Yourself," "Born to Boogie," "He Could Be a Star" and "Electricity." These tunes help the audience cheer for this unlikely
ballet star as he reaches for his dream. Experience this award-winning take when it comes to Houston.