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Mamma Mia! on Broadway: Tickets, reviews and video

Mix a bunch of ABBA tunes with a Greek island locale, and you've got Mamma Mia!, New York theater's jukebox hit.

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Mamma Mia! on Broadway: Show information

Broadhurst Theatre. Book by Catherine Johnson. Music and Lyrics by Björn Ulvaeus. Music and Lyrics by Benny Andersson. Dir. Phyllida Lloyd. With Judy McLane and Laurie Veldheer. 2hrs 30mins. One intermission.

Mamma mia, here it goes again. And again and again. New York theater has seen a lot of jukebox musicals blip in and out of existence like mayflies in springtime, but Mamma Mia! is one Broadway show that endures. Chalk it up to the combination of ABBA’s perennially infectious songs—the sugar rush that’s lasted four decades and counting—and book writer Catherine Johnson’s easily digestible, very silly rom-com plot: On the eve of her wedding, 20-year-old Sophie, who has spent her life on a Greek isle with her sassy, taverna-running mom, concocts a ridiculous plan to find out the identity of the father she’s never met. Almost two dozen ABBA songs get squeezed into this shiny bell-bottomed catsuit of a musical, from the big hits (“Dancing Queen,” “Take a Chance on Me”) to the deep cuts (“Under Attack,” “Our Last Summer”). For every boomer lady who secretly sings “The Winner Takes It All” into her hairbrush and longs for the days of unironic hair feathering, Mamma Mia! is a nostalgic Broadway ticket that’s hard to resist.—Jenna Scherer

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Broadhurst Theatre: Information and map

Address
Broadhurst Theatre
235 W 44th St
Midtown West
New York

Cross street
between Broadway and Eighth Ave

Phone
212-239-6200

Website
shubertorganization.com

Transportation
Subway: A, C, E to 42nd St–Port Authority; N, Q, R, 42nd St S, 1, 2, 3, 7 to 42nd St–Times Sq
 
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Mamma Mia! opening night cast & crew

Louise Pitre as Donna Sheridan
David W. Keeley as Sam Carmichael
Tina Maddigan as Sophie Sheridan
Joe Machota as Sky
Judy Kaye as Rosie
Karen Mason as Tanya
Ken Marks as Bill Austin
Dean Nolen as Harry Bright
Tonya Doran as Lisa
Sara Inbar as Ali
Mark Price as Pepper
Michael Benjamin Washington as Eddie
Phyllida Lloyd - Director
Catherine Johnson - Book
Björn Ulvaeus - Music and Lyrics
Benny Andersson - Music and Lyrics
Anthony Van Laast - Choreographer
Mark Thompson - Production Design
Howard Harrison - Lighting Design
Andrew Bruce - Sound Design
Bobby Aitken - Sound Design
Paul Huntley - Wig Design
Judy Craymer, Richard East, Björn Ulvaeus, Littlestar Ltd., Andrew Treagus - Producers

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