In the Hungarian production of BETM, all the major adult and child roles are double or triple cast, and they perform on a rotating basis. Some of the most popular stage actors in Hungary perform in the production.
In addition to the actors listed in the charts below, 29 girls aged 9 to 12 also feature as the ballet girls and Debbie in the production. Their names are not currently available. The show also includes some of the soloists of the Hungarian National Ballet, the dance ensemble and the orchestra of the production, as well as the Chorus and the Children’s Choir of the Hungarian State Opera.
Leading the cast of the third season of BETM as Billy Elliot were Áron Vizlendvai, Olivér Lukács, Levente Puczkó-Smith and Dávid Halász.
Swan Lake Dancers
In the Budapest production of BETM there is a Swan Lake sequence that appears as an extension of the Dream Ballet dance. Some dancers are used just for this section. Their roles and names are listed below.
Credit: Photo by Pályi Zsófia
Note: Production photos on this page are by Mary Burit