Columbia College Chicago Theatre Dept. Alums and Faculty Bring Holiday Musical ‘Elf’ to the Stage Nov. 9-Jan. 8

Alumni and faculty of the Columbia College Chicago Theatre Department are in the cast and creative team of Elf The Musical, running November 9, 2022, through January 8, 2023, at Drury Lane Theatre in the Chicago suburb of Oakbrook Terrace. For tickets, click here.

Shantel Cribbs

Ariel Etana Triunfo

The cast of this musical version of the popular holiday film includes Columbia College alums Shantel Cribbs ’17, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BFA Program in Musical Theatre Performance, and Ariel Etana Triunfo ’19, a graduate of the Theatre Department’s BA Program in Musical Theatre.

Shanna VanDerwerker

And Shanna VanDerwerker, a faculty member in the Columbia College Theatre Department’s Musical Theatre Progam, is the show’s choreographer as well as a cast member.