MAMMA MIA The Musical Australia
DATES: 11 July - 30 September 2018
VENUE: Princess Theatre 163 Spring St, Melbourne VIC 3000
TICKETS at Ticketmaster: http://www.ticketmaster.com.au/MAMMA-MIA-tick…/artist/804014 // CALL US ON 1300 111 011
THE PARTY OF THE YEAR ARRIVES IN MELBOURNE!
THE NEW AUSTRALIAN TOUR OF MAMMA MIA! THE MUSICAL MAKES ITS PREMIERE IN MELBOURNE WITH AN ALL AUSTRALIAN CAST AND ABBA’S GREATEST HITS!
OPENING NIGHT RED CARPET ARRIVALS
WHEN: THURSDAY 12th JULY 2018
LOCATION: Princess Theatre, 163 Spring Street, Melbourne
MAMMA MIA! has been wowing audiences across the country and audiences have danced up a storm at this ultimate feel-good musical and now it’s Melbourne’s turn! The global musical phenomenon will play at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre for 12 weeks only, until September 30th. The tour will then head to the Festival Theatre at the Adelaide Festival Centre from October 9th, 2018. The production has also been recognised in this year’s Helpmann Award nominations for Best Musical, Best Choreography, Best Female Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical and Best Male Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical. The timeless tracks of ABBA never fail to bring joy to audiences ensuring an uplifting, fun-filled, heartfelt night at the theatre. Critics and audiences alike have embraced MAMMA MIA! once again.
‘One of the most successful jukebox musicals, Mamma Mia! is designed for maximum return on ABBA’s discography.’ THE AUSTRALIAN
‘Fabulous doesn’t even come close to describing this new Australian production!’ THE CANBERRA TIMES
‘A contagious atmosphere & a stellar cast…if by the end of the musical you're not dancing on your seat and singing along to the songs then you must have gone to the wrong theatre’ BROADWAYWORLD.COM
‘Abandon your cares at the door & you’ll jump into a rollercoaster of sequins and spontaneous bursting into song…the perfect night out for young & old.’ THEBLURB.COM
This exciting new production of MAMMA MIA! is produced in Australia by Michael Coppel, Louise Withers & Linda Bewick. Starring in this brand new Australian production is an amazingly talented cast lead by Natalie O’Donnell as mother-of-the-bride Donna Sheridan and Sarah Morrison as Donna’s daughter and bride-to-be Sophie. Alicia Gardiner and Jayde Westaby star as Donna’s best friends Rosie and Tanya. The 3 unsuspecting fathers are played by Ian Stenlake, Phillip Lowe and Josef Ber with Sophie’s adoring fiancé Sky played by Stephen Mahy.
The incredible supporting cast includes Monique Sallé, Jessica Di Costa, Sam Hooper, Alex Gibson-Giorgio, Stephen Anderson, Jadie Bastow, Dion Bilios, Du Toit Bredenkamp, Annie Chiswell, Matt Edwards, Josh Gates, Catty Hamilton, Matthew Hamilton, Emma Hawthorne, Zoe Komazec, Sarah Kate Landy, Courtney Monsma, Clay Roberts, Leigh Sleightholme, Thalia Smith, Lisa Sontag and Zachary Webster. Set on a Greek island paradise and inspired by the story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs, writer Catherine Johnson’s heart-warming tale centres around a young bride-to-be. 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.
Over 60 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the story and the music that makes MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good musical. And now, in what will be a stunning new production, we want you to come join the party of a lifetime. A celebration of love, laughter and friendship, MAMMA MIA! is a fabulous night out for audiences of all ages.
The Australian production will be Directed by Helpmann Award winner Gary Young, with the creative team also including Choreographer Tom Hodgson, Musical Supervisor Stephen Amos, Set Design by Linda Bewick, Costume Design by Suzy Strout and Lighting Design by Gavan Swift and Sound design by Michael Waters.
A beautiful bride, a proud mother and three possible fathers. It's a trip down the aisle you'll remember forever!
All thanks to our friends at #LuckyStarMedia Bohemian Rhapsody Club and Magazine had n opportunity to cover the red carpet on 11 July as well as the opening night on 12 July (media crew: reporter: Bryanna Reynolds / Bryanna Reynolds Multimedia Journalist & Producer; camera: Alaina Reynolds / Alaina Reynolds & Liv Staffieri / Liv Staffieri videography) please stay tuned for more information coming up soon an full press release.
CONFIRMED RED CARPET ATTENDEES INCLUDED:
Gyton Grantley Official Site
Christie Whelan Browne & Rohan Browne
Andrew De Silva
Carly Bowyer & Troy Delmege
Colette Mann fans
photo below: Arts on the AU