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Billy Elliot The Musical

Music: Elton John. Book and Lyrics: Lee Hall.
Based on the Universal Pictures/Studio Canal Film.

Productions

Victoria Palace Theatre, 2005 - 2016
UK & Ireland Tour, 2017

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Victoria Palace Theatre
First performance: 31st March 2005
Last performance: 2016
Director: Stephen Daldry. Choreography: Peter Darling.
Set Design: Ian MacNeil. Associate Director: Julian Webber.
Costume Design: Nicky Gillibrand. Lighting Design: Rick Fisher.
Sound Design: Paul Arditti. Hair, Wig and Make-up Designer: Campbell Young.
Musical Supervision and Orchestrations: Martin Koch. Original Musical Director: Philip Bateman.
12/2015 - Musical Director: Chris Hart. Temporary Resident Director: Ed Goggin.
Resident Choreographer: Nikki Belsher. Resident Choreographer ("Dream Ballet" & "Electricity"): Damian Jackson.
Choreographic Supervision: Ellen Kane.

"Billy Hall of Fame" (list of former Billys in 12/15 programme): Sam Angell, Josh Baker, Colin Bates, Harris Beattie, Tade Biesinger, Dean-Charles Chapman, Ryan Collinson, Leon Cooke, Brodie Donougher, Joshua Fedrick, Harrison Dowzell, Hogan Fulton, Ollie Gardner, Euan Garrett, Elliott Hanna, Thomas Hazelby, Tom Holland, Fox Jackson-Keen, Ollie Jochim, Matthew Koon, Trent Kowalik, James Lomas, George Maguire, Dean McCarthy, Scott McKenzie, Liam Mower, Tanner Pflueger, Bradley Perret, Redmand Rance, Ali Rasul, Corey Snide, Nat Sweeney, Oliver Taylor, Mitchell Tobin, Adam Vesperman, Kaine Ward, Aaron Watson, Layton Williams, Brad Wilson, Travis Yates, Rhys Yeomans, Matteo Zecca.

LDN61 12/15 programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
BillyBrodie Donougher
BillyEuan Garrett
BillyThomas Hazelby
BillyNat Sweeney
Mrs WilkinsonRuthie Henshall
DadDeka Walmsley
TonyMatthew Seadon-Young
GrandmaGillian Elisa
GeorgeHoward Crossley
Mr BraithwaitePhil Snowden
Dead Mum
Understudy Mrs Wilkinson (2nd)
Claudia Bradley
Billy's Older SelfJames Butcher
Alternate Mrs Wilkinson/EnsembleWendy Somerville
Alternate Dad
Understudy George (1st)
David Bardsley
Ensemble/Swing
Understudy George (2nd). Assistant to the Resident Director
Craig Armstrong
EnsembleRichard Ashton
EnsembleJames Ballanger
EnsemblePaul Basleigh
Ensemble/Swing
Understudy Dead Mum (1st)
Rachel Bingham
Ensemble/Swing
Understudy Grandma (2nd)
Lucinda Collins
Ensemble
Understudy Billy's Older Self (2nd)
Peter Cork
EnsembleScott Cripps
Ensemble
Understudy Tony (1st)
Robbie Durham
Ensemble
Understudy George (3rd), Mr Braithwaite (1st)
Ross Finnie
Ensemble
Understudy Billy's Older Self (1st)
Lee Hoy
Ensemble
Understudy Tony (2nd)
Ruri James
Ensemble/SwingBen Redfern
Ensemble
Understudy Mrs Wilkinson (1st), Dead Mum (2nd)
Charlotte Riby
Ensemble/Swing
Dance Captain
Mike Scott
Ensemble - Maternity Cover
Understudy Dead Mum (3rd)
Sharon Sexton
Ensemble
Understudy Mr Braithwaite (2nd)
Spencer Stafford
Ensemble
Understudy Dad
David Stoller
Ensemble
Understudy Grandma (1st)
Kerry Washington
MichaelNathan Jones
MichaelBradley Mayfield
MichaelBen Robinson
DebbieBeatrice Bartley
DebbieHollie Jayne Creighton
DebbieConnie Fisher
Ballet GirlOlivia Anson
Ballet GirlAmélie Olivia Bardsley
Ballet GirlMaiya Beazley
Ballet GirlLucy Cheesman
Ballet GirlLydia Rose Coghlan
Ballet GirlRebecca Cogodi
Ballet GirlKatie-Mae Collins
Ballet GirlRuby Cunningham
Ballet GirlBrogan Fleming
Ballet GirlSammy Foster
Ballet GirlEleanor Fox
Ballet GirlMillie Green
Ballet GirlPollyanna Charlotte Hawkes
Ballet GirlLauren Joyce
Ballet GirlCara McCabe
Ballet GirlElle Nash
Ballet GirlLaveda Ogbebor
Ballet GirlKacy O'Sullivan
Ballet GirlCharlotte Pourret Wythe
Ballet GirlAimee Quirke
Ballet GirlAmelia Riley
Ballet GirlNiamh Savage
Ballet GirlDemi Tullulah Scott
Ballet GirlLilly Stanion
Ballet GirlLillie-Mae Stewart
Ballet GirlAmelia Stratton
Ballet GirlAimee Tutt
Ballet GirlBryony Way
Ballet GirlScarlett Wennink
Ballet GirlShanice Williams
Small BoyJack Forino
Small BoyGeorge Morgan
Small BoyGeorge Norris
Small BoySonny James Scott
Tall BoyLewis Elliott
Tall BoyCaspar Meurisse
Tall BoyNoah Miller
The Orchestra
Keyboard 1/Musical DirectorChris Hatt
Keyboard 2/Assistant Musical DirectorMark Collins
2nd Assistant ConductorAndy Massey
Woodwind 1Bradley Grant
Woodwind 2Ben Woodgate
TrumpetPaul Newton
HornRichard Ashton
GuitarAndy Holdsworth
Bass GuitarPhil Laughlin
DrumsTim Weller

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UK & Ireland Tour 2017
January 2017, Palace Theatre, Manchester
Director: Stephen Daldry. Choreography: Peter Darling.
Set Design: Ian MacNeil. Associate Director: Julian Webber.
Costume Design: Nicky Gillibrand. Lighting Design: Rick Fisher.
Sound Design: Paul Arditti. Musical Supervision & Orchestrations: Martin Koch.
Hair, Wig and Make-up Designer: Campbell Young. Associate Set Designer: Paul Atkinson.
Choreographic Supervision: Ellen Kane. Musical Director (Tour): Patrick Hurley.
Associate Director (Tour): Simon Pollard. Associate Choreographer (Tour): Alison Levenberg.
Associate Choreographer - 'Dream Ballet' & 'Electricity' (Tour): Gleen Wilkinson.
Resident Choreographer (Tour): Jeroen Luiten. Resident Director (Tour): Ed Burnside.

CharacterPlayed By
Billy/Tall BoyAdam Abbou
Billy/Tall BoyEmile Gooding
Billy/Tall BoyMatthew Lyons
Billy/Tall BoyHaydn May
Billy/Tall BoyLewis Smallman
Mrs WilkinsonAnnette McLaughlin
DadMartin Walsh
TonyScott Garnham
GrandmaAndrea Miller
George
Understudy Dad (1st)
Leo Atkin
Mr BraithwaiteDaniel Page
Dead MumNikki Gerrard
Billy's Older SelfLuke Cinque-White
EnsemblePhillip Aiden
Big Davey/Ensemble
Understudy Dad (2nd), George (1st)
Jonathan Alden
Ensemble
Understudy Tony (1st), Acro and Fight Captain
Tom Bainbridge
Ensemble (Swing)
Understudy Grandma (2nd), Assistant Resident Director
Deborah Bundy
Ensemble
Understudy Billy's Older Self (1st)
Jack Butterworth
Ensemble
Understudy Grandma (1st)
Donna Combe
EnsembleWayne Fitzsimmons
EnsembleAbbie Louise Harris
Ensemble
Understudy Mr Braithwaite (1st)
Paul Hutton
Ensemble
Understudy Big Davey (1st)
Leon Kay
Ensemble
Understudy Mr Braithwaite (2nd), Big Davey (2nd)
Kris Manuel
Ensemble (Swing)
Understudy Dead Mum (1st), Dance Captain
Charlie Martin
Ensemble (Swing)
Understudy Billy's Older Self (2nd), Ballet Resident
Barnaby Meredith
Ensemble
Head Ballet Girl
Georgina Parkinson
Ensemble
Understudy Mrs Wilkinson (2nd), Dead Mum (2nd)
Rachel Spurrell
Ensemble (Swing)
Understudy George (2nd)
Sebastian Sykes
Ensemble
Understudy Tony (2nd)
Rafe Watts
Ensemble
Understudy Mrs Wilkinson (1st)
Amy Rhiannon Worth
Ensemble (Swing)Luke Zammit
Michael/Tall BoyHenry Farmer
Michael/Tall BoyBradley Mayfield
Michael/Tall BoyElliot Stiff
Michael/Tall BoySamuel Torpey
DebbieLilly Cadwallender
DebbieEvie Martin
DebbieItalia Ross
Ballet GirlsElle-May Bessey
Ballet GirlsJuliette Boor
Ballet GirlsLucy Browne
Ballet Girls/Small Boy Bonnie Burgess
Ballet Girls/Small BoyIsobelle Chalmers
Ballet GirlsAmelia Love Coleman
Ballet GirlsTilly Cook
Ballet GirlsLucy Hamilton-Dewhurst
Ballet GirlsPacha Green
Ballet Girls/Small BoyOlivia Koczan
Ballet GirlsLily Patterson
Ballet GirlsNiamh Savage
Ballet GirlsDanella Sloman
Ballet GirlsAnna Spencer
Ballet GirlsLucy Summers
Ballet Girls/Small BoyNicola Turner
Ballet GirlsAcacia Villios
Ballet GirlsSoraya Walding
Ballet GirlsAndrea Webb
The Orchestra
Keyboard 1/Musical DirectorPatrick Hurley
Keyboard 2/Assistant Musical DirectorRichard Anderson
DrumsLiam Waugh
GuitarSteve Bramwell
Bass GuitarRob Anstey
TrumpetAdam Linsley
French HornAlun Rees
Soprano SaxophoneSally Mactaggart
Alto SaxophoneHarry Penny

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