When Billy Elliot was growing up, he could have looked to several famous men in ballet as role models. Scroll down to see clips of these beautiful dancers and learn more about their lives.
We asked the cast of Billy Elliot a few short questions so you can get to know them better. Read this post to see what they have to say!
Billy Elliot isn’t just the story of a boy who wants to dance – it’s also about a proud community of people who were once hailed as national heroes but have fallen on hard times. Read more about the world that Billy’s dad and the other striking coal miners grew up in.