Jordan Gelber will take on the starring role of Buddy, the human raised as an Elf who leaves Santa's workshop to discover his true parentage. Leslie Kritzer will play his love interest Jovie. Mitchell Sink will be making his Broadway debut as Michael, Buddy's half-brother.
The company will also include Rory Donovan, Jason Eric Testa, Timothy J. Alex, Catherine Brunell, Callie Carter, Andrea Chamberlain, Jay Douglas, David Hibbard, Jenny Hill, Stacey Todd Holt, Emily Hsu, Nancy Johnston, Josh Lamon, Ariel Reid, Jonathan Schwartz, Eric LaJuan Summers, Jen Taylor and Lee Wilkins.
Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs the musical, which is based on the 2003 New Line Cinema film and features a score by Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, and a book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin.
The production features scenic design by David Rockwell, costume design by Gregg Barnes, lighting design by Natasha Katz, sound design by Peter Hylenski, orchestrations by Doug Besterman, hair & wig design by Josh Marquette, and projection design by Zachary Borovay.