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Billy Elliot the Musical - CLOSED

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Ollie - what a star!!

Excellent show, funny, moving and thoroughly enjoyable. We saw Ollie Jochim playing Billy... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2014
CHTFC
How wrong could I be?

I must admit that Billy Elliott would not ordinarily have been my first choice of a musical. I am... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2014
mattp658
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  • Excellent72%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
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28 Oct 2014
“Ollie - what a star!!”
24 Aug 2014
“How wrong could I be?”
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Billy Elliot The Musical is the new show that has captured Broadway's heart and received the best reviews for any musical in years. Called "extraordinarily uplifting" by Time Out New York and "intoxicating" by The New York Times, Billy Elliot is a...more
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Reviewed October 28, 2014

Excellent show, funny, moving and thoroughly enjoyable. We saw Ollie Jochim playing Billy, excellent performance. A nice moment after the song Electricity when he started beaming at the audience's cheers. Will definitely make a return visit.

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank CHTFC
Reviewed August 24, 2014

I must admit that Billy Elliott would not ordinarily have been my first choice of a musical. I am not a big fan of dancing and was not too bothered by the film. However, being a dutiful husband I accompanied my wife and was glad...More

Date of experience: November 2013
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Reviewed August 5, 2014

I was sceptical - I was wrong - what a fantastic MUST SEE show, A really funny show - watch out for little Micheal the cross dresser, he is brilliant. There are so may high points in the show it is impossible to name just...More

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed January 5, 2014

The standard of the show was excellent - what you'd expect from a Broadway show! Being British and picky my only complaint was the 'Geordie' accents were appalling! It didn't ruin the show one bit, just that myself and my friends were making a joke...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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Reviewed September 3, 2013

The kids are so talented, the music is very good, but I just think the movie is better because is more drama involved.

Date of experience: May 2013
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Reviewed July 22, 2013

At Victoria Palace Theatre Friday 19th July. Went with friends from Glasgow, and while there was some good drama, and scenarios relevant to the events of that period, we were all shocked at the profanities, not so much from the adult cast, but from young...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed July 21, 2013

My husband and I had seen Billy Elliott in London another time but wanted to take our granddaughters (14 and 16). I loved it as much the second time, and they did too. The dancing is absolutely outstanding and of interest is the time in...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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Reviewed July 15, 2013 via mobile

Saw the show last year. Loved the dancing , story etc and it kept my attention the whole show. Definitely recommend it.... Very enjoyable

Date of experience: August 2012
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Reviewed April 9, 2013

Loved going down to Broadway, theres loads of lights and different signs for different shows! Wasn't totally sure what to expect as I had seen the film and not really enjoyed it, but it totally changed my mind. Amazing dancing and from such young people...More

Date of experience: May 2012
Thank SRD1994
Reviewed March 28, 2013

Went to see this show with a firend. I was not diappointed. The acting was great, the dancing and music good. I would love to go back and bring my children the next time.

Date of experience: May 2012
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