Venue Details

Boston Opera House
539 Washington Street Boston, MA 02111
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4.5 / 5 Rated by 205 members
Review from Goldstar Member
3 events 1 review

Great show - funny & poignant. Some fantastic characters in the show and superb performances, particularly from the lad who played Billy.

Not sure all US audiences will understand the socio-economic backdrop so I would reccommend reading the...continued

reviewed Jul 27 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from swarnesky
17 events 3 reviews

Fantastic performance! The cast is funny, lovable, and heartwarming. You will be amazed at the talent and energy in this show. (music is great too!) I rarely give a standing ovation, but I did for Billy Elliot.

reviewed Jul 27 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from Sandra Mills
9 events 3 reviews

This was a great show and the seats were very good.

reviewed Jul 28 2012 report as inappropriate
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“A stirring production!” -Boston Globe
Billy Elliot has all the right moves! A master class!” —Boston Herald
“Love, love, love Billy Elliot! One of the most inspiring musicals of my life.” —
“__Billy Elliot will win your heart!” —Patriot Ledger__
Daldry and Darling’s vibrant stagings grab hold from the start. The Stars Look Down, razzle-dazzle girls’ dance-class Shine and explosively evolving Solidarity introduce the eclectic dance forms. The eyes never rest as Billy’s home and other sites unfold and slide in from the walls of Ian MacNeil’s boldly drab union-hall set (expressively lit by Rick Fisher).-San Francisco Chronicle
This touring production captures what Broadway audiences saw … —Variety
Check out the Goldstar member reviews for the show’s recent Los Angeles run.


The show runs 2 hours and 50 minutes, including intermission. Due to some mild language, it is recommended for audiences ages 8 and older.

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