MAMMA MIA! to Conclude Farewell Tour at the Fabulous Fox
After 15 years on the road, the national touring production of MAMMIA MIA! will play its final performances at the Fabulous Fox in St Louis July 28 - 30. Originally produced by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, MAMMA MIA! is one of the most successful musicals of all time, the eighth longest running show in Broadway history and one of only five musicals to have run for more than ten years on Broadway. The West End production is now in its eighteenth year. To date, MAMMA MIA! has been seen by over 60 million people worldwide in 50 productions in 16 different languages.
Leading the cast of this Farewell Tour is Betsy Padamonsky as "Donna Sheridan," the independent single mother whose carefree past catches up with her on the eve of her daughter's wedding. Bride-to-be "Sophie Sheridan" is played by Lizzie Markson; her fiancé "Sky" is played by Dustin Harris Smith.
Sarah Smith and Cashelle Butler play Donna's best friends and former back-up band, "Rosie" and "Tanya," (respectively) who reunite with their best friend on the island for Sophie's wedding. The three men from Donna's past and Sophie's possible dads are Shai Yammanee ("Sam Carmichael"), Marc Cornes ("Bill Austin"), and Andrew Tebo ("Harry Bright"). Sophie's & Sky's best friends are played by Chloe Kounadis ("Ali"), Niki Badua ("Lisa"), Austin Michael ("Pepper") and Max Ehrlich ("Eddie").
MAMMA MIA!'s ensemble features Kylie Brunngraber, Cori Cable Kidder, Juan Guillen, Joshua Taylor Hamilton, Stephanie Inglese, Matthew Janisse, Marcus John, Danny Lopez, Gabriella Marchion, Luke Monday, Catherine Nickerson, Alicia Osborn, Carlina Parker, Yael Reich, Alex Sheets, Julia Cassandra Smith, Ian Taylor and BrIan Whitehill.
Back by popular demand, MAMMA MIA! celebrates its Farewell Tour with a final stop in St. Louis! The Fabulous Fox Theatre has presented MAMMA MIA! more than any other city in the country and is honored to host MAMMA MIA's last tour performance after 15 years on the road.
Performances of MAMMA MIA! at the Fabulous Fox run July 28 - 30. Show times are Friday and Saturday evening at 7:30 p.m., Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. and Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m.
Tickets for MAMMA MIA! at the Fabulous Fox are on sale now online at MetroTix.com, by calling 314-534-1111 or in person at the Fabulous Fox Box Office. Tickets are $25 - $100. Prices are subject to change; please refer to FabulousFox.com for current ticket prices as they are subject to change due to demand.
MAMMA MIA! is produced by Work Light Productions, whose other touring productions include Cinderella, RENT 20th Anniversary Tour, Motown, Irving Berlin's White Christmas, Vocalosity and Something Rotten!.
The original production of MAMMA MIA! was produced by Judy Craymer, Richard East and Björn Ulvaeus for Littlestar in association with Universal, the creative team responsible for bringing MAMMA MIA! to theatrical life includes some of the most gifted and celebrated talents of musical theatre and opera. With music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, MAMMA MIA! is written by Catherine Johnson and directed by Phyllida Lloyd. MAMMA MIA! has choreography by Anthony Van Laast, production design by Mark Thompson, lighting design by Howard Harrison, sound design by Andrew Bruce and Bobby Aitken, and musical supervision, additional material and arrangements by Martin Koch.
The special edition cast recording of MAMMA MIA! is available on Decca Broadway.
For information about MAMMA MIA! visit www.mammamiaontour.com