Alex Ko: From Iowa To Broadway, My Billy Elliot Story by Alex KoAlex Ko: From Iowa To Broadway, My Billy Elliot Story by Alex Ko

Alex Ko: From Iowa To Broadway, My Billy Elliot Story

byAlex Ko

Hardcover | April 30, 2013

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Alex Ko’s moving autobiography will inspire tweens to dare to dream big.
 
Alex Ko: From Iowa to Broadway, My Billy Elliot Story follows Alex’s journey from small town Iowa to becoming a famous Broadway performer in New York City. Despite all the odds he had to overcome—facing his father’s tragic death from cancer, financial difficulties, countless auditions, and serious injuries, Alex triumphantly lands the starring role in the musical Billy Elliot at age thirteen.
 
For theater fans who want an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the world of backstage Broadway to kids determined to achieve dreams of their own, Alex Ko’s story, told in his own words, is powerful and personal.
 
A collection of black-and-white photos from both Billy Elliot productions and Alex’s childhood brings his world vividly to life.

About The Author

Alex Ko made his Broadway debut at age thirteen in the title role of Billy in the Tony Award-winningBilly Elliot: The Musical. Alex studied dance from the time he was five years old, and at the age of twelve he was the youngest student admitted to the University of Iowa Dance Department, where he received college credit with honors dis...

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Title:Alex Ko: From Iowa To Broadway, My Billy Elliot StoryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:336 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 1.09 inPublished:April 30, 2013Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062236016

ISBN - 13:9780062236012

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