Meet Billy Elliot: Lukas Elliott

    Note:  Lukas Elliott’s final performance as Billy in Billy Elliot the Musical (BETM) in Melbourne, Australia, presented by CLOC Musical Theatre, was on May 25, 2024.

    Debut: May 11, 2024 (Melbourne, Australia)

    Total Performances as Billy:  6 (No partial shows) 

    Lukas Elliott was 13 years old when he debuted as Billy in CLOC Musical Theatre’s production of BETM at the National Theatre in Melbourne.  He has recently begun full-time dance training at the Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School

    Lukas has also trained in ballet and other dance styles at Glen Iris School of Dance and the Australian Ballet School.

    Lukas Elliott in a ballet performance

    Lukas’s previous onstage experience includes:

    • Sylvia (2019), Anna Karenina (2022) & Harlequinade (2022) with the Australian Ballet Company in Melbourne
    • Fritz in The Nutcracker at The Arts Centre Melbourne with Australian Conservatoire of Ballet (2022)

    Taking on the role of Billy will be the biggest stage role that Lukas has tackled so far.

    With his debut performance as Billy on 11-May-2024, Lukas becomes the 357th young actor worldwide to play the role in a professional, regional or community theatre production of the musical.

    Lukas Elliott (Billy) and Emily Bond-Fuller (Debbie)

    Credit: Photo by Ben Fon

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