It’s a dream come true for a University of Michigan Theater major who is now on stage in Detroit starting in the holiday musical “Elf.”
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In the final moments, a portrait of Mozart descended upstage and the cast turned and bowed: Yup, Wolfgang would have been pleased. And so would Lorenzo Da Ponte, whose libretto seemed apropos and witty and funny this time out.