Dancer is one of Santa Claus's reindeer, originally named in the poem The Night Before Christmas.


Prominent appearances

In the following specials, Dancer makes a prominent appearance in the story and/or has a speaking part.

Image Production Year Notes
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Movie 1998 Voiced by Terry Klassen.
Donner 2001 Voiced by Mark Hildreth.
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The Flight Before Christmas 2008 Voiced by Tim Moeseritz.
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Prep & Landing 2009 Along with Dasher, Dancer is one of Santa's co-lead reindeer, voiced by Peter DeLuise. He admires Dasher's bravado and does his best to project a brave facade like Dasher, but he tends to fold like a lawn chair under pressure.
The Search for Santa Paws and Santa Paws 2: The Santa Pups 2010, 2012 Voiced by Michael Deyermond in the first movie and later by Chris Coppola in the second movie.
Elliot the Littlest Reindeer 2018

Minor appearances

In the following specials, Dancer is named onscreen, but only has a minor/silent role and/or is indistinguishable from other reindeer.

External links

Santa's team DasherDancerPrancerVixenCometCupidDonnerBlitzenRudolph (Rankin/Bass version)
Others AnnabelleArrowBarnabyBlizzardClariceClarice's fatherDartDelphiFireballFredFrostGargoff • Gift Givers of the Grove (Alice/Aurora/Bori) • Gobie (His friends/grandfather) • GrandpaGrandsanta's Pet ReindeerHollyJonniLeaderLenniLightningMitziMrs. DonnerMrs. PrancerNicNikoOld JingleOliveOonaPrancyRennyRobbieRogerRustySagaSanta Claus's Reindeer's Great-Great-GrandchildrenScratcherSchnitzelSparkleSvenTapirThrasherTobiasZoey (her father/mother)
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