Victoria Palace

Billy Elliot returns to screen roots with live cinema broadcast

The show, which has been running in the West End for nine years, will be broadcast in cinemas on 28 September

Billy Elliot will continue 'for at least the next two and a half years', say producers

Producers of the West End longrunner have released a statement confirming the show is set to extend booking to October 2015

Michael Coveney: Mackintosh expands his portfolio as musicals leap forward into the past

The news that Cameron Mackintosh is purchasing the Victoria Palace and Ambassadors theatres is 'nothing but good'

Cameron Mackintosh acquires West End's Victoria Palace and Ambassadors theatres

The producer will take his portfolio of West End theatres up to nine, and plans to rename the Ambassadors in honour of Stephen Sondheim

Ruthie Henshall joins Billy Elliot cast in May

Henshall will play the role of dance teacher Mrs Wilkinson