Photo Flash: BILLY ELLIOT and the Pantages Theatre Celebrate 'Tutu Day!'
In honor of its L.A. premiere engagement of BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL, the Pantages Theatre declared that today, February 2, was "Tutu Day." The very unofficial celebration was marked by several celebrations involving the beautiful, inspirational and versatile tutu. In BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL, the tutu is not just a piece of dancewear, but it comes to symbolize personal expression and the dream of one boy that inspires an entire community. See photos from the events below!
BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL will captivate Los Angeles audiences for five weeks only, April 11-May 13 at the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood. Based on the international smash-hit film and featuring music by Elton John, book and lyrics by Lee Hall, choreography by Peter Darling and direction by Stephen Daldry, Billy Elliot the Musical has been awarded 81 national and international awards including ten Tony Awards, Best Musical by the New York Drama Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Drama League and Outer Critics Circle. BILLY ELLIOT THE MUSICAL is the joyous celebration of one boy's journey to make his dreams come true. Set in a small town, the story follows Billy as he stumbles out of the boxing ring and into a ballet class, discovering a surprising passion that inspires his family and his whole community. For more information, visit www.BroadwayLA.org.