Wharton Players: Elf Jr.

The newly-formed Wharton Players present Elf Jr. with live accompaniment! Join us for this modern-day holiday classic on December 6, 7 & 8. Based on the cherished New Line Cinema hit, Elf Jr. features songs by Tony Award-nominees Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, with a book by Tony Award-winners Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin.

Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. The would-be elf is raised, 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 reality that his father is on the naughty list and that 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.
Contact Information
  1. Brenda Kohn
  2. 908-790-0700
  3. brenda.kohn@whartonarts.org
Sun, December 08
7:00 pm — 3:00 pm
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The newly-formed Wharton Players present Elf Jr. with live accompaniment! Join us for this modern-day holiday classic on December 6, 7 & 8. Based on the cherished New Line Cinema hit, Elf Jr. features songs by Tony Award-nominees Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin, with a book by Tony Award-winners Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin.

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