Billy Elliot jumping
Wednesday 16 September 2020 to Saturday 14 November 2020

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. Brought to life by the award-winning creative team behind the film and featuring iconic music by Elton John, Billy Elliot is an extraordinary theatrical experience that has captivated audiences around the world.  

The first Japanese-language production premiered at the Akasaka ACT Theatre, Tokyo in July 2017, and now a much awaited second run will take place in Japan.


Wednesday 16 September - Saturday 17 October 2020
TBS Akasaka ACT Theater (in Japanese)

Friday 30 October - Saturday 14 November 2020
Umeda Arts Theatre Main Hall (in Japanese)

More information/enquiries (in Japanese)

See also

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Music, Theatre, Dance, UK in JAPAN
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UK in JAPAN Programme