How do you top off a bright beautiful sunny day on the banks of The Fox? Announcing the cast of Paramount Theatre’s Elf The Musical. That’s how! The unprecedented clamor for this holiday spectacular is drawing record-setting crowds to downtown Aurora from November 22 to January 7.

Don’t miss out on everyone’s favorite modern day Christmas story performed by these singing, dancing, musical comedy talents you have to see to believe!


The dynamite, triple-threat cast for The Ensemble is: Emily Agy, Matt Casey, Danielle Davila, Gilbert Domally, Michael Ehlers, Megan E. Farley, Allyson Graves, Will Herndon, Colleen Johnson, Ashley Lanyon, Jake Morissy, Zoe Nadal, Sara Reinecke, Elena Romanowski, Haley Jane Schafer, Charlie Ward, Danny Dwaine Wells II, J Tyler Witmer and James Earl Jones II.

The young performers starring on alternate dates are Grier Burke, Sophie Kaegi, Harmonie Kalous, Tova Love Kaplan, Spencer Moss and Theo Moss.

Making his Paramount debut as young “Michael Hobbs” is Oliver Boomer (with Matthew Savas debuting in the role for select dates).

Paramount favorites, George Keating (“Thenardier” in Les Miserables) returns as “Mr. Greenway,” as does Jonathan Butler-Duplessis (“Sebastian” in The Little Mermaid) as “The Macy’s Store Manager” and Roger Mueller (“Abner Dillon” in 42nd Street) as “Santa” with Rashada Dawan as “Deb” making her Paramount debut as well!

Having played “The Narrator” in Paramount’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, Lara Filip returns as “Emily Hobbs” and Michael Accardo, who played “The Old Man” in Paramount’s A Christmas Story is back as “Walter Hobbs.”

From her supporting role as “Amber Von Tussle” in Paramount’s Hairspray to our Elf The Musical’s leading lady “Jovie,” powerhouse Samantha Pauly returns to smitten “Buddy Hobbs,” our Elf himself, Kyle Adams in the title role.

Kyle leads a cast of 35 and joins 14 of those making their Paramount Theatre debuts in this production.


With Amber Mak of The Little Mermaid and Hairspray back at the helm as Director/Choreographer and Tom Vendafreddo as Music Director/Conductor returning after 13 Paramount productions, Paramount audiences are in for a warm-hearted, big and brassy, family holiday treat! See you at the theatre!


Love & thanks,