Boasting a 70-strong cast, crew and orchestra and featuring ABBA’s timeless musical score, dazzling choreography, spectacular sets, costumes, Catherine Johnson’s sunny, funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings 3 men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.
Hit songs by the immensely popular ‘70s Swedish supergroup ABBA are sure to get you up and dancing before the night is through! A plethora of hit songs including ‘Dancing Queen’, ‘Money Money Money’, ‘Super Trouper’, ‘Voulez-Vous’ and ‘The Winner Takes It All’ (just to name a few!) are some of the many strolls down memory lane you’ll be taken on that night!
The production has won several esteemed awards and nominations including:
Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Featured Actress and Best Orchestrations
The Theatre World Award for Best Actress
The Laurence Olivier Award for Best Performance in a Supporting Role in a Musical
Nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Musical, Best Actress in a Musical
Nominated for 2 Tony Awards for Best Book of a Musical and Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Musical
Nominated for 2 Drama Desk Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Musical and Outstanding Featured Actress in a Musical
MAMMA MIA! first opened on in London’s West End in April 1999, and continues to play to full houses everywhere it plays. MAMMA MIA! has become a global phenomenon where it has played in more than 40 countries across all 6 continents. Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make MAMMA MIA!
Fans of musical theatre will be in for a treat this year when global hit musical, ‘MAMMA MIA!’ is staged in Malaysia this December 2014. The International Tour of
‘MAMMA MIA!’ will be brought to Kuala Lumpur by Yvents! and presented by Maybank with the Malays ia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MYCEB) as a supporting partner.
‘MAMMA MIA!’ is Judy Craymer’s ingenious vision of staging the story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs with an enchanting tale of family and friends hip unfolding on a Greek island paradise. The musi caltells the story of young Sophie Sheridan who wants to invite the father she’s never known to her wedding. One day, she stumbles across her mother’s diary from before her birth and discovers that she may have not one, not two, but THREE possible fathers! Driven by curiosity to determine who her father is, she invites all three men to the island behind Donna’s back. Keeping her mother’s three ex-lovers from the feisty Donna is going to be harder than it sounds.
From West End to global phenomenon, ‘MAMMA MIA!’ has been seen by more than 54 million people in 39 productions in 14 different languages. ‘MAMMA MIA!’ is celebrating 15 years in London’s West End and is the 9th longest running show on Broadway. ‘MAMMA MIA! The Movie, starring Meryl Streep and Pierce Brosnan, is the highest grossing live action musical film of all time. The Daily Telegraph in the UK has described ‘MAMMA MIA!’ as “ridiculously enjoyable”, whilst Mark Shenton from the BBC in London hailed
‘MAMMA MIA!’ as “one of the funniest musicals playing anywhere in the world right now”.
With music and lyrics by Benny Andersson & Bjorn Ul vaeus, ‘MAMMA MIA!’ is written by Catherine Johnson, directed by Phyllida Lloyd and Andrew Bruce & Bobby Aitken, and musical supervision, additional material & arrangements by Martin Koch. The MAMMA MIA! International Tour is produced by Judy Craymer, Richard East & Bjorn Ulvaeus for LittleStar in association with Universal, Stage Entertainment and NGM. For more information about MAMMA MIA!
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Venue : Plenary Hall, Kuala Lumpur Convention centre
RM 190.00, RM 290.00, RM 390.00, RM 490.00, RM 590.00
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