You don't have to know anything about "Britain's Got Talent" winner Paul Potts in order to whistle the tune of "One Chance."
"Billy Elliot" is that successful tuner that captivates us despite music, by Elton John, that never enhances the action or deepens our commitment to the characters.
The North American rollout of tuner "Billy Elliot" continues with a stint in Toronto as part of the 2010-11 Mirvish subscription season.
The first international production of London hit "Billy Elliot: The Musical" will wrap its Sydney run on Nov. 23, following 53 weeks of performances, before transferring to Melbourne.
Having joined Working Title 13 years ago as Eric Fellner's assistant, Wharton went on to become a development exec and eventually headed the outfit's low-budget division WT2, overseeing offbeat…
Universal Pictures is planning to release a U-rated version -- meaning acceptable for all audiences -- of its smash hit "Billy Elliot" in Blighty. The film, distribbed via UIP, has grossed more than…
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