Biesinger will join Jacob Clemente, Joseph Harrington and Peter Mazurowski, who rotate in the title role. Another current Billy, Alex Ko, will play his final performance May 15 at 7:30 PM.
Tade Biesinger, who is 11, will be making his Broadway debut. He trained at Dance Impressions and Ballet West Academy and performed in Ballet West’s Nutcracker as Fritz and also in Madame Butterfly.
Billy Elliot the Musical, according to press notes, is the "joyous celebration of one boy’s journey to make his dreams come true. Set in a small town, the story follows Billy as he stumbles out of the boxing ring and into a ballet class, discovering a surprising talent that inspires his family and his whole community and changes his life forever."
For tickets, visit Telecharge.com or call (212) 239-6200. Visit www.BillyElliotBroadway.com.