Tue., Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m., Wed., Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m., Thu., Jan. 24, 7:30 p.m., Fri., Jan. 25, 8 p.m., Sat., Jan. 26, 2 & 8 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 27, 1 & 6:30 p.m. 2013
Ballet-dancing Billy Elliot can't catch a break. His mum is dead, his dad and brother are caught up in the mid-1980s coal miners' strikes, and his best friend is gay. His fictional struggles, set to the music of Elton John, make up the plot of the Tony Award–winning Billy Elliot: The Musical
. It finishes its KC tour today at the Music Hall (301 West 13th Street). Performances are at 1 and 6:30, and tickets cost $35–$75. See kansascity.broadway.com
or call 816-513-5000.