Almost two dozen hits by ABBA form the spine of this worldwide smash, which book writer Catherine Johnson has feebly fleshed out into a mother-daughter comedy-drama. As theater, Mamma Mia! is forgettable. As a delivery system for pop-culture nostalgia, it’s ruthless.—David Cote
Running time: 2hrs 30mins. One intermission.
|Venue name:||Winter Garden Theatre||Contact:|
|Cross street:||between 50th and 51st Sts|
|Transport:||Subway: C, E to 50th St; N, Q, R to 49th St; 1 to 50th St|
|Price:||$70–$150, premium $182–$240|