16 hrs ago
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
No day but yesterday: 'Mamma Mia!' replaces 'Rent' as 9th longest-running Broadway show
Mamma Mia! , the perennially peppy ABBA jukebox musical about an inquisitive young girl whose mother slept around on the Greek Isles, has officially ousted the cult classic musical Rent as Broadway's ninth longest-running show.
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18 hrs ago
Theatre Review: 'Mamma Mia!' at The National Theatre
It's broader than the side of a barn and more over-the-top than a Liberace and Dolly Parton pairing in Vegas.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Washington Post
The Twinkie of musicals, a Mamma Mia!a arrives in D.C.
Only about a half dozen shows have run longer on Broadway than "Mamma Mia!," which will disco past "Rent" this week on the all-time durability chart.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Era of Abba, Legends of Rock and More Set for The Philly Pops' 2014-15 Season
Music Director and Conductor Michael Krajewski, the nationally recognized Pops conductor who performs with orchestras throughout the country, brings back his innovative programming and lighthearted approach with the 2014-2015 concert season of The Philly POPS .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Work Light Productions LLC Phyllida Lloyd, dir.; Anthony Van Laast, choreo.; David Holcenberg, music supervisor; Martha Banta, assoc.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
ABBAcadabra Heads to Hollywood
They made a name for themselves here in Reno as "Gary & Sandy". Now these popular performers are headed to Hollywood for their first nationally televised performance.
National Public Radio
ABBA's 1970s Costumes Decidedly Worth The Tax Break
ABBA singer Bjorn Ulvaeus has revealed a secret behind the band's costumes. It was not only fashion that determined their sartorial choices.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Nights in white satin
Overseas productions of Mamma Mia! have graced our shores before, but New Zealand is the first country given the rights to stage its own version.
Mamma Mia! National Tour to Return to Ppac, 3/14-16
Benny Andersson and Bjrn Ulvaeus' MAMMA MIA!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, returns to the Providence Performing Arts Center March 14 - 16, 2014 for five performances only.
Great Falls Tribune
Community Concert Association show pays tribute to magic, music of ABBA
Relive the magic from the most popular musical act ever to come from Sweden next week as the Great Falls Community Concert Association presents "Thank you for the Music: A Modern Tribute to ABBA."
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Be the Dancing Queen (or King) for a night! Catch Mamma Mia at the Orpheum
ABBA 's evocative tunes and lyrics have made Mamma Mia a megahit. Fans will love hearing the nostalgic '70s tunes, interwoven with a giddy plot about a girl named Sophie on the verge of marriage seeking her real father.
'70s Rock Style Make You Shudder? Blame Swedish Tax Laws.
Space Oddity " is derived from actual NASA transcripts. Maybe). But now it can be revealed that at least some of the blame for the '70s pop look can be placed on...Swedish tax laws.
Plymouth Evening Herald
Take a chance on Abbagirls
ONE of the UK's top ABBA tributes arrives via Las Vegas and the IndigO2 - the former Millennium Dome's little brother - to play the Watermark, Ivybridge this weekend.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Mobridge Tribune Online
ABBA tribute is Saturday
The next performance in the Bridge City Concert Association series is a tribute to ABBA, a Swedish vocal group, and is titled Thank You for the Music.
The Las Vegas Sun
Q+A: Producer Judy Craymer talks 'Mamma Mia!' as hit musical returns to Tropicana on May 8
Alex Yemenidjian, CEO of the Tropicana, and Judy Craymer, worldwide producer of "Mamma Mia!," at a press conference Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at the Tropicana.
Get Ready to Rock - Mamma Mia Returns to DC
Good news for those who have been waiting for Benny Andersson and BjA rn Ulvaeus' MAMMA MIA ! to come back to DC.
Mamma Mia! Walks Down the Aisle of The Hanover Theatre March 11-13 |...
Generously sponsored by Commerce Bank , Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus MAMMA MIA!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, returns to The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts in Worcester for three performances, March 11-13, 2014.
BWW Reviews: WICKED Flies High in Austin Due to Outstanding Supporting Cast
Wicked certainly has an interesting reputation among theatergoers. Some theater fanatics love the show.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
John Locke Foundation
Blame government for those awful ABBA outfits
This forum offers continual examples of the unintended negative consequences of government policies.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Dig out those dancing shoes as Abba Mania hits Altrincham
ALTRINCHAM Garrick is the venue for Abba Mania, a tribute to the Swedish supergroup, on March 7 at 7.30pm.