Ben Shieff stars as Billy Elliot

Western Springs College would like to recognise the achievement of Y9 Whenua student Ben Shieff. Ben is playing one of the lead roles in Auckland Theatre Company's season of Billy Elliot currently on show at the brand new ASB Waterfront Theatre

Ben plays Billy Elliot in the musical storyline that combines dance, drama and singing - a tremendous achievement. Congratulations Ben!

Based on the movie, Billy Elliot the musical is written by Lee Hall with music by Elton John and is the story of a boy's struggle against the odds to make his dream of ballet come true.

The show opens Thursday 13 October and runs until Sunday 27 November 2016. Tickets are available here via the Auckland Theatre Company bookings website.

Ben Shieff is scheduled to perform on:
Friday 14 October, 8pm
Tuesday 18 October, 7pm
Thursday 20 October, 8pm
Saturday 22 October, 8pm
Wednesday 26th October, 7pm
Saturday 29th October, 2pm
Wednesday 2nd November, 7pm
Friday 4th November, 8pm
Sunday 6 November, 4pm
Thursday 10th November, 8pm
Saturday 12th November, 8pm
Tuesday 15th November, 7pm
Wednesday 18th November, 8pm
Sunday 20th November, 4pm
Thursday 24th November, 8pm
Saturday 26th November, 8pm

Watch New Zealand Herald Focus: The Billy Elliot boys posted 1:59PM Monday Oct 10, 2016