The musical is set during the UK Miner's Strike (1984-1985), and focuses on the life of Billy Elliot, his love of dance and his hope to become a professional ballet dancer. Billy father and older brother Tony are both out on strike, and, fearing that Billy will be seen as gay, become outraged at the idea of him becoming a ballet dancer.
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Billy Elliot: The Musical (full title)
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