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Elf – The Musical – Theatre Royal, Plymouth

Book: Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin Music / Lyrics: Matthew Sklar / Chad Beguelin Reviewer: Helen Tope Elf – The Musical tells the story of Buddy, a larger-than-life elf working in Santa’s workshop in the North Pole. When Buddy accidentally learns of his true identity, he goes to New York to find his biological father. Not even bothering to change ...

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Elf the Musical – Greenside @ Nicolson Square, Edinburgh

Director: Debbie King Musical Director: Jack Bennett Reviewer: Mark O’Neill Christmas seems to be getting earlier and earlier each year and with just 119 sleeps to go, The Talentz (in the form of Santa and his elves) have landed in Nicolson Square and are checking the Naughty and Nice lists. Returning to the Fringe following a sold-out run of Into ...

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Elf – Dominion Theatre, London

Music: Matthew Sklar Lyrics: Chad Beguelin Book: Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin Director and Choreographer: Morgan Young Reviewer: Daniel Stuart Following sold-out UK and Ireland premieres in Plymouth and Dublin last year, the musical adaptation of hit 2003 Will Ferrell comedy Elfspends this festive season at the Dominion Theatre in the heart of London’s glistening West End for a limited ...

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CD REVIEW: Elf The Musical – London Cast Recording

Book: Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin Lyrics: Chad Beguelin Music: Matthew Sklar Music Director: Stuart Morley Reviewer: Glen Pearce   They say no publicity is bad publicity and the social media storm regarding record-breaking pricing for the London run of the Theatre Royal Plymouth’s production of Elf The Musical probably sold as many seats as it did detract. In fact, ...

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NEWS: Biggins leads the salute for West End Heroes

Christopher Biggins haslaunched the 2015 West End HeroesGala Concertwith a little help from his military friends. Never one to underdress, Bigggins launched the fundraiser in full RAF servicewoman uniform, previewing just one of the characters he’ll play on the night. Biggins will host of theWest End HeroesGala Concert on Sunday 4 October at London’s Dominion Theatre. Last year the casts ...

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CD REVIEW: Elf The Musical

Music:Matthew Sklar Lyrics:Chad Beguelin Producer: David Lai and Matthew Sklar Reviewer: Laura Stimpson [rating:4] “The best way to spread some Christmas cheer is by singing out loud for all to hear”, and that is just what they do in Elf The Musical. The Christmas hit film of 2003 has been transformed into a Broadway Christmas spectacular and is currently running ...

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