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Mamma Mia!

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The back catalogue of Abba accompanies Catherine Johnson's story in which a young woman and her mother find themselves involved in past events. Read More >

Mamma Mia!

The back catalogue of Abba, one of the most successful bands of all time, accompanies Catherine Johnson's new story in which a young woman and her mother (played by Louise Plowright) find themselves involved in past events on the eve of the daughter's wedding day. Directed by Phyllida Lloyd whose credits include 'The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie' at the National Theatre. Songs include 'Money, Money, Money' and 'Dancing Queen'.

From 3 June 2004, the show transfers to the Prince Of Wales.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 23/03/1999

Opening Night: 06/04/1999

Closing Night: 29/05/2004

Running time: 2h30

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Cast & Creative


Louise Plowright, Alexandra Jay, Samuel Board, Kim Ismay, Myra McFadyen, Tim Wallers, Michael Simkins, Rohan Tickell.


Director - Phyllida Lloyd

Producer - Judy Craymer, Richard East and Bjorn Ulvaeus in association with Polygram

Lyrics By - Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus

About Prince Edward Theatre

Old Compton Street, London W1D 4HS

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