The Broadway musical based on Will Ferrell's Elf is to open in London's West End in time for Christmas (25Dec15).

The stage production will open at the Dominion Theatre in the British capital on 5 November (15).

The musical has run in New York twice since its launch in 2010, and it was shown in Plymouth, England and in Dublin, Ireland last year (14).

Casting details for the London production had not been unveiled as Wenn went to press.

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