Rich Hebert, Patti Perkins, Faith Prince, et al. Set for San Francisco Run of Billy Elliot the Musical
Based on the 2000 film of the same name, Billy Elliot tells the tale of a young boy with a dream of being a dancer. The show won 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical; it is written by Elton John (music) and Lee Hall (book and lyrics), with direction by Stephen Daldry and choreography by Peter Darling.
The cast for this engagement will feature Tony Award-winner Faith Prince as Mrs. Wilkinson along with Ethan Fuller, Kylend Hetherington, Lex Ishimoto, Daniel Russell, and J.P. Viernes alternating in the role of Billy.
Also featured are Rich Hebert (Dad), Patti Perkins (Grandma), Jeff Kready (Tony), Joel Blum (George), Griffin Birney and Jacob Zelonky (Michael), and Rachel Mracna (Debbie).
The production features scenic design by Ian MacNeil, costume design by Nicky Gillibrand, lighting design by Rick Fisher and sound design by Paul Arditti. Musical supervision and orchestrations are by Martin Koch.