'Tis the Season: Playbill.com's Holiday Show Guide

By Adam Hetrick
27 Nov 2012

The holiday musical comedy based on the 2003 film of the same title about an orphaned human who thinks he's one of Santa's helpers stars Jordan Gelber as Buddy. It has a score by Wedding Singer songwriters Matthew Sklar (music) and Chad Beguelin (lyrics) and a book by Tony Award winners Bob Martin and Thomas Meehan. Tony Award winner Casey Nicholaw directs and choreographs the production that runs through Jan. 6, 2013, at the Al Hirschfeld Theatre.

Here's a look at the 2010 production: