- Created by: rosieraby
- Created on: 29-04-18 19:12
Billy Elliot Essay
May 18th 2017, Liverpool Empire Theatre.
Performance - powerful, heart warming, performed brilliantly.
Describing and evaluating acting skills of Anne-Jane Casey (Mrs Wilkinson) and Martin Walsh (Jackie Elliot).
Harsh, emotionless, tough demeanour.
(Evidence) - shouts at dancing girls, rude to Billy.
In control of situations.
(Evidence) - presents confidence, hands on hips, straight perfect posture.
Letter from Billy's mum.
Sat apart, highlights Mrs W is not Billy's mother, hasn't shown motherly traits or love towards Billy, lets Billy and actual mother have space for loving moment.
Starts by teasing Billy about stupid items, I felt angry but scene creates humour and fun, shifts to emotinal heart warming when letter revealed.