ELF – The Christmas Spectacular 2018

Whilst the final snow is still on the ground, we thought we would squeeze in one more super cool show announcement before the big spring thaw is here.

Elf, the hit West End and Broadway musical based on the Hollywood movie starring Will Ferrell, is coming to Cardiff next Christmas!

Elf, the hit West End and Broadway musical based on the Hollywood blockbuster movie starring Will Ferrell, is to be supersized into a Christmas spectacular which will tour the UK in December 2018. This extravaganza will play Motorpoint Arena Cardiff across 14 – 16 December.

Starring pop legend David Essex as Buddy the Elf’s father, and Love Actually star and singer Martine McCutcheon as Buddy’s girlfriend, movie. Buddy the Elf will be played by comedy actor Tam Ryan, who counts Priscilla Presley amongst his past leading ladies. West End star Louise English will play Buddy’s stepmother. The cast also features Father Christmas and a line-up of 70 performers, including children from local Pauline Quirke Academy stage schools.


The Christmas spectacular will be at the Motorpoint arena from Fri 14 Dec, 7pm, until Sun 16 Dec 1pm.

Tickets go  on sale 9 March at the Motorpoint arena 

Tickets Prices will range £57.50, £47.50, £37.50, £25 regardless of payment method (no booking fees)

KIDS £10 OFF final price under 16 / booked before 1st Sept at £47.50 and £37.50 price bands

GROUPS £10 OFF parties of 20 or more all price bands