Dancing Dreams

Musical ‘Billy Elliot’ puts young actors to test

Posted: November 30, 2012 at 2:14 a.m.

A large cast responds to the dreams of a little boy during the musical “Billy Elliot,” based on a movie of the same name. The show visits the Walton Arts Center beginning Tuesday.

Sure, there are a few limitations for the boys who play Billy Elliot, the dancing, full-of-heart protagonist of the musical by the same name.

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