"Dustin Maxwell is fantastic in the leading role of Buddy... He captures the charm and joy in an over-the-top performance as he smiles, dances, and sings for two hours with boundless zeal."
- Dick Kerekes & Leisla Sansom: EU Jacksonville
"... Dustin Maxwell embodied the character perfectly. He was hysterical playing the quirky human elf ... His quick comebacks and obliviousness kept the audience giggling through the entire performance. Maxwell's voice also blew audiences away. Every number he was a part of embodied the joy of Christmas..."
- Jordan Higginbotham: Broadway World