Experience the wonderful, irresistible story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs in the worldwide smash hit musical MAMMA MIA! Inspired by the well-loved storybook lyrics of ABBA’s ever-popular hits, writer Catherine Johnson’s sunny, funny tale of family and friendship unfolds on a Greek island paradise. 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.
Since its stage premiere in 1999, MAMMA MIA! has gone on to gross over $2 billion at the box office worldwide. This production has premiered in more cities worldwide faster than any other musical in history, opening in more than 200 major cities. MAMMA MIA! is currently in its 10th Anniversary year since the first production opened on London's West End on 6th April 1999.
"Mamma Mia! lights up Joburg stage" PROMISE BAMBALELE - Sowetan
'If you are saving your money for that 'one' show this year, it has to be MAMMA MIA!"
ANNETTE BAYNE, Citizen
"The entire 31-member cast made South Africa's version of MAMMA MIA! memorable, brimming with exceptional acting, singing and dancing." NEIL McKENNA, Sunday Independent
"Treat yourself to a summer celebration, a seamless production nurturing homegrown talent ..." "It's all just too good to miss." MARY JORDAN, Business Day
"It's the South African stars and references that finally brings this one home where it belongs." DIANE DE BEER, Tonight