Cast

ELF the Musical Cast

SAM HARTLEY
Buddy
National Tour: Elf (Buddy), Beauty and the Beast (Beast). Off-Broadway: The Lightning Thief (Grover/Mr. Brunner u/s, Lucille Lortel Theater). Recent: Ragtime (Stanford White, Ogunquit Playhouse), 54 Sings 1776 (Thomas Jefferson, 54 Below), Young Frankenstein (Dr. Frederick Frankentein), Into the Woods (Cinderella’s Prince/Wolf). Special thanks to Sam, Nate, and the entire Elf team. With love to my family and KPC. @samfred88
JOHN ADKISON
Walter Hobbs
Nat’l Tour: The Music Man (Harold Hill). Favorite regional credits include Damn Yankees (Mr. Applegate), 1776 (John Hancock), Grease (Vince Fontaine) and Disney’s Beauty & the Beast (Lumiere). Numerous summer stock seasons spent with Barn Theatre, Blowing Rock Stage Co. and Theatre by the Sea. John is grateful to be spending this holiday season touring with Elf. When not on stage, he works as an independent filmmaker. More at thisnthatfilms.net Luke 1:37
QUENTIN BOOTH II
Michael
Quentin is in the 7th Grade and from Battle Creek, MI. This is his first professional role, however he has been in 11 productions through his school and community, including Disney’s Lion King Jr (Young Simba), High School Musical (Zeke Baylor), The Jungle Book (Mowgli) and 13 the Musical (Eddie). He enjoys swimming, gaming and cooking.
RENDELL DeBOSE
Store Manager
Rendell is excited to join the Elf the Musical family. National Tours: Memphis (Bobby Dupree), Elf. Princess Cruise Lines/Holland America: Music of Denali. Regional: Shrek (Donkey), Broadway Palm Theatre; Dreamgirls (Jimmy Early), Springer Opera House; Peter Pan (Smee) and Big River (Jim), Dutch Apple. A proud graduate of Circle in the Square Theatre School. I would like to thank God and my Family for their support. RendellDeBose.com
MARK FISHBACK
Santa
National Tours: 42nd Street (Abner Dillon), Elf (’14/‘16), and West Side Story (Broadway revival, Doc). Thank you for supporting live theatre, enhancing your local community through the Arts, and celebrating a little Christmas with us today. Happiest of Holidays!
MIA GERACHIS
Jovie
Mia is so excited to bring one of her favorite movie characters to life on stage in Elf! Favorite past credits include: Legally Blonde (Elle Woods), All the Kids Are Doing It (Emmy Adams), Joseph…Dreamcoat (Narrator), Rent (Mimi Marquéz) and Carrie the Musical (Chris Hargensen). She is a May graduate of the New Studio on Broadway at NYU Tisch School of the Arts. All the love and gratitude in the world to Mom, Dad, Zoë, friends, and teachers. miagerachis.com
HEATHER JEFFERIES
Deb
Heather is so excited to be a part of her first national tour. Credits include: Pirate Queen (Grace O’ Malley), Oklahoma (Ado Annie), The Crucible (Mary Warren), Big Fish (Jenny Hill), Wonderful Town (Ruth) and Servant of Two Masters (Smeraldina). BFA in Music Dance Theater from BYU. Thank you to Stewart/Whitley Casting and her wonderful managers at Whole Artist Management as well as her family and love of her life, Andrew Jefferies! heatherjefferies.com
Marie Lemon
Emily
National Tour: The Producers (Shirley), Elf (Emily). Off-Broadway: The Berenstain Bears LIVE! (Mama Bear). BFA, Millikin University. With all my heart: Sam, Nate, cast, creative. For Mom, Dad, Sissy. marielemon.com
JOEL STIGLIANO
Mr. Greenway, u/s Walter Hobbs
Joel is thrilled to be back with his Elf Family. Credits: National Tour: Elf the Musical. Regional: Peter Pan, Lend Me a Tenor, Unnecessary Farce, The Crucible. Film/TV: Brain Games, Zarafa, Jess Archer Vs, Mobile Suit Gundam: The Origin. Thanks to Sam and the entire Elf Team for the opportunity and to Mom, the Bros., and Katie for the rest. MFA Ohio University. joelstigliano.com
ERICA CHRISTINE BARTON
Ensemble
Erica is overjoyed to be on the national making her national tour debut with Elf the Musical! She was last seen performing with the company of “Dance, Dance, Dance: America” (RWS Entertainment). Proud New Yorker and OCU alumna. She is grateful to her family and friends for their endless support and love. Thank you, Mom and Dad! Philippians 4:13
NICK CAYCE
Swing, Dance Captain, Asst. Choreographer
Nick is thrilled to be returning to this beautiful show for his second year in a row! National Tours: Elf the Musical. Regional: The Producers, On the Town, The Music Man, R&H’s Cinderella, CATS (Mistoffolees), Hairspray. Cruise Ships: Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. Dance Companies: Alabama Ballet, Nashville Ballet II. BFA, Point Park University. Many thanks to cast, creatives, Stewart/Whitley and my AMAZING friends and family! @nickcayce
CONNOR COUGHLIN
Ensemble
Connor is thrilled to be in the ensemble of this joyous musical. Last year Connor toured the country with 42nd Street (Billy Lawlor). He is a proud graduate of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and Circle in the Square. Thank you to all my teachers and to the company of Elf.
MICHAEL DOLINER
Ensemble, u/s Santa, u/s Greenway, u/s Store Manager
National Tour debut! Recent credits include: The Drowsy Chaperone (Underling) with the Cider Mill Playhouse, Spring Awakening (Moritz Steifel u/s), with the Hangar Theatre. Thanks to the Elf team, Baker Management, Mom and Dad, and to my IC family. Ithaca College BFA Musical Theatre 2017. michael-doliner.com
ANDY GARCIA
Ensemble
Andy is thrilled to be with the national tour of Elf The Musical! Regional: West Side Story (Action), Saturday Night Fever, Hairspray, Charlotte’s Web (Wilbur). Ghost (Sam), In The Heights (Sonny), On The Town, The Pajama Game -BoCo. BFA Alum from The Boston Conservatory. Much love to his friends, family, Victor, Ismelly and his abuelas! Instagram: @andygarsha16
COLEMAN HEMSATH
Ensemble, u/s Buddy
National tour debut. Favorite credits: The Gold (NYMF), Far From Canterbury (Soho Playhouse), The Little Mermaid (Prince Eric- Cape Fear Regional Theatre), Gypsy (Hangar Theatre). Huge thanks to Sam, Professional Artists, Stewart/Whitley, and mom and dad for helping him still believe in Santa. Ohio native and proud Ithaca College grad. @colemanscorner
JESSICA ICE
Ensemble
Regional: Mamma Mia! (Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera), Guys and Dolls (Finger Lakes MTF), Cabaret (Lake Dillon Theatre Company). Pittsburgh native, ALDC and James Madison University alumna. Much love to Mom, Dad, Josh, Olivia, Abby and Mrs. Miller. JessicaIceNYC.com
BRADLEE LAIGHT
Ensemble
Bradlee is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania where he grew up dancing at his family’s dance studio! He performed with the Rockettes in the Radio City Christmas Spectacular and has won numerous regional and national dance competitions! A recent graduate of The American Musical and Dramatic Academy, his musical credits include Cats (Mungojerrie), Hazel Flagg, Off Broadway, and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast (Carpet)! He is thrilled to be a part of the touring company of Elf and wants to thank his family and friends for the love and support! @bradleelaight
MARYELLA MALONEY
Swing, Asst. Dance Captain
Maryella is thrilled to be joining the Elf family! Regional: Mamma Mia (Ogunquit Playhouse), The Music Man (Cape Playhouse), Cinderella (Gateway Playhouse), Ruby Rae in Best Little WH in TX (The Palace Theatre) Graziella in West Side Story (Opera North). A proud graduate of The Boston Conservatory, she has endless love for God and her wonderful family. @MaryellaM__
JENN MAURER
ENSEMBLE, U/S JOVIE
TV: Divorce. Regional: Grease (Sandy), A Man of No Importance (Adele), Beauty and the Beast (Silly Girl), The Addams Family (Bride Ancestor). Proud graduate of FSU. Many thanks to family and friends for always traveling far to see her perform, God for His unwavering support, and the Elf creative team!
JENNIE McGUINNESS
ENSEMBLE, U/S DEB
Jennie is thrilled to return to Elf and spread Christmas Cheer this holiday season! BM: NYU Steinhardt. National Tour: Beauty and the Beast (Marie, u/s Mrs. Potts/Bouche) and Elf (2014,2016). Regional: The Full Monty (Georgie), Marvelous Wonderettes (Suzy), The Last 5 Years (Cathy). Love and Hugs! For my family and Ben.
MEGAN McLAUGHLIN
ENSEMBLE
Megan is thrilled to join the Elf National Tour! Other favorite credits include 42nd Street National Tour, Crazy For You (FLMTF), 42nd Street (The LEX), Oklahoma! (FLMTF), and Will Rogers Follies (Lyric Theatre OKC). Iowa native and OCU grad. Many thanks to the creative team and all my love to my family!
HELEN REGULA
ENSEMBLE, U/S EMILY
Helen is thrilled to be performing on tour during her favorite season of the year! Happy Holidays Everyone! Past credits include Little Mermaid (Ursula), Footloose (Rusty), 25th Annual… Spelling Bee (Olive Ostrovsky), RENT (Joanne Jefferson), Cabaret (Texas), and Funny Thing…Forum (Gymnasia). Texas State University: BFA Musical Theatre. helenregula.com
ROBIN ELI ROBLES
BOY, U/S MICHAEL HOBBS
Robin is thrilled to be making his national tour debut in Elf the Musical! Credits: Dead Man Walking (Jimmy – Lyric Opera of Kansas City), A Christmas Carol (Boy Soloist/Sprite – Kansas City Repertory Theatre), Evita (Child Ensemble – Kansas City Repertory Theatre). He would like to thank his family and everyone that has helped make his dreams come true!
ALEX STEWART
ENSEMBLE
Alex is thrilled to be a part of Elf! Credits: Oklahoma!, (Ensemble, u/s Will Parker) Goodspeed Musicals, (Dream Curly) PCPA, Sierra Rep. Theatre, Pirates of Penzance (Frederic) PCPA, Nice Work… (Jimmy Winters), Boeing Boeing (Bernard) Summer Rep. Theatre, Sacramento Ballet Company Member 2010- 2014. Training: School of the Sacramento Ballet, Boston Ballet School, Pacific Conservatory Theatre. Thanks to the whole Stewart Clan, Melanie, Stewart/Whitley and BBR Talent. Happy Holidays!