Elf The Musical London 2023

Elf The Musical Tickets

Dominion Theatre, London
15 November 2023 - 6 January 2024
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Santa’s favourite musical is back in London this Christmas

Elf The Musical is the smash-hit Christmas musical based on the beloved film starring Will Ferrell, brought to life onstage in a thrilling and dazzling West End show.

This “wow, wow, wow… absolutely brilliant!” (Heart Radio) funny and charming holiday favourite dazzles the West End for a strictly limited season starring Emmerdale’s Matthew Wolfenden as Buddy.

Enjoy this perfect Christmas treat at the Dominion Theatre from 15 November 2023 to 6 January 2024.

What's the story of Elf The Musical?

Based on the beloved film starring Will Ferrell, ELF is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole.

Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father, discover his true identity, and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.

Who is in the cast of Elf The Musical?

Elf The Musical stars Matthew Wolfenden as Buddy, Georgina Castle as Jovie, Rebecca Lock as Emily Hobbs, Nicholas Pound as Santa, Kim Ismay as Debs, Dermot Canavan as Store Manager and Tom Chambers as Mr Hobbs.

Ben Lancaster will alternate the role of Buddy at certain scheduled performances.

Also in the cast are Rhys Batten, Evonnee Bentley-Holder, Marie Finlayson, Aimée Fisher, Farirayi Garaba, Alex Given, Morgan Gregory, Samuel John-Humphreys, Keir Hylands, Dominic Lamb, Ellis Linford-Pill, Theo Reece, Chloe Saunders, Heather Scott-Martin, Jessica Spalis, Katie Warsop and Natalie Woods.

The role of Michael will be played by: Jude Farrant, Daniel Lee, Oliver Ravelini and Austin Riley.

Who are the creative team of Elf The Musical?

Elf The Musical features a book by Tony Award winners Thomas Meehan (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray) and Bob Martin (The Drowsy Chaperone), with songs by Tony Award nominees Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin (The Wedding Singer).

The show is directed by Philip Wm McKinley, with choreography by Liam Steel, original set design and costumes by Olivier Award winner Tim Goodchild, lighting design by Patrick Woodroffe,  sound by Gareth Owen, video design by Ian William Galloway, and casting by Grindrod Burton Casting.

Reviews of Elf The Musical

★★★★ "Who needs Will Ferrell? This show is a real cracker" - Daily Mail (2022)
★★★★ "Bounds joyously back into town" - TimeOut
★★★★ "This is, truly, the Christmas cake of musicals." "It has, in short, the magic that sends you out of the theatre smiling and singing." The Times (2015)

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Show Information

Performance dates
15 November 2023 - 6 January 2024
Age restrictions
Running time
2 hours 25 minutes (including interval)
Performance days
Evenings: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Matinees: Thursday, Saturday

Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.

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Content notes

Smoking depicted on stage / occasional strong language.

Age restrictions

Children under the age of 5 cannot be admitted to the auditorium. All patrons, regardless of age must have a valid ticket. Smoking depicted on stage / occasional strong language.

Venue Information

Dominion Theatre, 268-269 Tottenham Court Road, London, W1T 7AQ
Nearest Tube or Train: Tottenham Court Road (Central line, Northern line)
Nearest Buses: 7, 8, 10, 14, 14A, 19, 22, 24, 25, 29, 38, 40, 73, 176

Ticket Information

Official London Theatre tickets for  Elf The Musical at the Dominion Theatre, London

Book tickets to Elf The Musical at the Dominion Theatre, London with WestendTheatre.com. You will be purchasing official London theatre tickets from an authorised retailer and member of the Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers.

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