Elf - The Musical
Approximate running time: 2 hours
The Arden Theatre ›
5 St. Anne Street
St. Albert AB T8N 3Z9
Event NotesSt Albert Children's Theatre is back on The Arden Theatre stage with the hilarious fish-out-of-water comedy, Elf - The Musical.
Bring the whole family and follow Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity!
Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. The would-be elf grows up unaware that he is actually a human until his 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 and discover his true identity. Faced with the harsh realities that his father is on the naughty list and his half-brother doesn't even believe in Santa, Buddy is determined to win over his new family and help New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.
Based on the cherished 2003 New Line Cinema hit, Elf , this production features songs by Tony Award nominees Matthew Sklar (The Wedding Singer) and Chad Beguelin (Disney's Aladdin on Broadway), with a book by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan (Annie, The Producers, Hairspray) and Bob Martin (The Drowsy Chaperone).
This modern-day holiday classic is sure to make everyone embrace their inner elf. After all, the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!
Thursday, November 23, 2023 to Sunday, December 3, 2023
2:00 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. Show Times
Tickets starting at $16 for Children (12 and under)/Seniors and $20 for Adults. Prices do not include GST, handling charges and fees.
To remove financial barriers for participation in Elf - The Musical, we are offering three price points so that the widest range of attendees are able to join us. We encourage you to make your own choices about what you can afford. Those purchasing $30/$40 tickets will do so with the understanding that their ticket price is helping subsidize the $16/20 ticket prices, and in doing so, makes this, and future, community events possible and more accessible.