Time magazine has named Billy Elliot the best musical of the decade, according to Time Senior Editor and Theater Critic Richard Zoglin. This honour adds to the show’s overwhelming acclaim that includes ten 2009 Tony Awards, and ”Best Musical” accolades from the NY Drama Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Outer Critics Circle and Drama League.
Rehearsals began yesterday in Chicago for the latest production moving into the Ford Center.
Billy Elliot will kick off preview performances March 18. Opening night is Sunday, April 11.