26, 27 and 28 at 7:30 p.m.; April 29 at 8 p.m.; April 30
at 2 p.m. & 8 p.m.; May 1 at 2 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. Tickets
$30, $35, $42.50, $47.50, $52.50, $57.50, $62.50
|| Benny Andersson and Björn
Ulvaeus’ MAMMA MIA! is
the smash hit musical inspired by the story-telling magic of
songs of ABBA. Writer Catherine Johnson’s sunny, funny
tale of family and friendship unfolds on a tiny Greek island.
On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover
the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s
past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.
including “Dancing Queen”; “The Winner Takes
It All”; “Money, Money, Money” and “Take
A Chance on Me” are all featured in this feel-good night
of fun and laughter.
Leading the cast of 30 is Lauren Mufson as
Donna Sheridan, the independent single mother whose carefree
past catches up with her on the eve of her daughter’s
wedding. Prior to MAMMA MIA!,
Ms. Mufson appeared in A New Brain, Groundhog, workshops
at The O’Neill Center, the world premieres of Kiss
of the Spider Woman and The Predators’ Ball, and “Law & Order:
Sophie Sheridan, Donna’s daughter, is played by Bekah
Nutt. A graduate of Baldwin-Wallace College
and proud member of Actors Equity, her credits include National
Tours: South Pacific, NYC: Merry Christmas,
Charlie Brown! (original workshop), Favorite Regional: Wizard
of Oz, Baby, You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Fame, Oklahoma!,
Blood Brothers. Jared Zeus plays
her fiancé, Sky.
Donna’s best friends and former back-up band, Rosie
and Tanya, are played by E. Faye Butler and Lori
Haley Fox (respectively) who reunite on the island
for Sophie’s wedding.
Tony Clements (Sam), Milo
Shandel (Bill) and Michael Butler
Murray (Harry) are Sophie’s three
possible dads. The cast also features Tiffani Barbour (Ali), Joelle
Graham (Lisa), Robert Pendilla (Pepper),
and Michael Grayman (Eddie).
With a worldwide gross of over one billion dollars and audiences
of more than 18 million people, MAMMA MIA! is
acclaimed by the Associated Press as “quite simply, a phenomenon.”