Latest Mamma Mia! Stories

2014-04-07 08:25:23

Ticketability.com has released an inventory of Mamma Mia tickets for sale, and theatergoers are delighted by the substantial reduction in price. Savvy shoppers are invited to utilize Savings Code "COUPON" toward an additional discount on any Mamma Mia theater tickets while seats last. Other featured musicals and theater events from this provider include The Book of Mormon, Wicked, Disney On Ice, and various Cirque du Soleil shows. OSHKOSH, Wis., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ --...

2011-06-14 12:34:00

LOS ANGELES, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A Deluxe Edition of ABBA's seventh studio album, Super Trouper, will be released on June 14, 2011. Originally released in 1980, Super Trouper features classic hits such as the title track, "The Winner Takes It All" and "Lay All Your Love On Me," along with the original version of one of the more poignant songs in the musical Mamma Mia!, "Our Last Summer." Super Trouper Deluxe Edition is a 2-disc release, featuring a CD of the original album and...

2010-11-10 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Mamma Mia! ABBA has never sounded or looked better than on the new CD+DVD package ABBA Gold - Greatest Hits (Special Edition) (Polydor/Polar/UMe), released December 7, 2010. Featuring all of the group's hits and more--and the videos for each of them--this Special Edition package brings together 1992's six times platinum ABBA Gold - Greatest Hits CD and its gold-certified homevideo companion of the same title, both newly remastered. The CD,...

2010-07-19 11:25:00

NEW YORK, July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- There is still time to catch Summer Stock NYC: "A Celebration of the Broadway Musical," starring Broadway luminaries Karen Mason and Colleen Zenk. The captivating CAP21 production received standing ovations at every performance at the Michael Schimmel Center at Pace University. Now its limited run continues at the Sylvia and Danny Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College on Tuesday evening, July 20 at 7:30 PM, Wednesday, July 21 at 6:45; Thursday, July 22 at 7:30;...

2010-06-30 13:33:00

NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer, the great American tradition of summer stock theatre is being brought to New York City by CAP21: America's Musical Theatre Conservatory & Theatre Company. The inaugural season will celebrate the women of Broadway. Summer Stock NYC, a new initiative of the CAP21 Theatre Company, debuts with "A Celebration of the Broadway Musical" on July 16. The 75-minute musical revue features hit songs and production numbers from classic Broadway...

2009-09-13 10:39:13

Swedish musician Benny Andersson of the group ABBA says the pop group will not create music for a sequel to the popular musical and film Mamma Mia! Andersson said during an interview with The (Britain) Sunday Telegraph there are no plans for ABBA to create new music for a highly anticipated sequel to the musical, which was turned into a film in 2008. No, it's not going to happen. There will not be another, quote unquote, Abba musical, Andersson said. Actress Meryl Streep started rumors of a...

2009-07-06 06:49:56

Swedish songwriters Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus have confirmed they will take part in an ABBA tribute concert in London in September. Thank You for the Music ... A Celebration of the Music of Abba is scheduled for Sept. 13 in Hyde Park, the BBC reported. The pop group ABBA, which is enjoying a surge of attention thanks to the stage musical and movie Mamma Mia! featuring many of its hits, has not performed a concert in the United Kingdom since 1979. The BBC's Radio 2 is presenting the...

2009-04-30 15:29:07

U.S. actress Meryl Streep is to be presented with the Golden Marc'Aurelio Acting Award at the International Rome Film Festival, organizers said. Streep's films include Doubt, Mamma Mia!, The Devil Wears Prada, The Hours, Kramer vs. Kramer and Sophie's Choice. In recognition of her extraordinary body of work, the two-time Oscar winner is to be given the lifetime achievement award at October's Rome film festival, the BBC said.

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