Billy Elliot Dance Captain Damien Delaney puts our Top 20 tappers through their paces. This is a complex and high energy routine. Who can cope with the pressure and make it to the final 5 to perform in Smock Alley Theatre?


Originally from Cork, Damien trained at The London Studio Centre.His West End credits include Cats, Hard Times, Tonight's The Night and the original cast of Billy Elliot The Musical where he was also the Children's Dance Captain.On television he has performed in Victoria Wood's Christmas Special 2009, The Prince's Trust Gala and The Brit Awards. His film work includes Phantom Of the Opera, Wind In The Willows and Alexander The Great.Damien has lectured for IDTA at the Linbury Studio and the Royal Opera House and he is currently Associate Lecturer at the University of Chichester on the Musical Theatre Degree program.