PALACE THEATRE/PLAYHOUSE SQUARE
July 13-22, 2012
216-241-6000 or www.playhousesquare.org
The attraction to "Mamma Mia" is purely chemical, as if the pulsating rhythms, infectious lyrics and likable characters generate a rush of endorphins that render all things pleasurable despite the mind suggesting—no, screaming—otherwise.
To see a full review of this show, read Bob Abelman's News-Herald article here.
Take ABBA’s library of hits, mix in a storyline about a girl who wants to meet her Dad, the three potential candidates, a confused mom, a former girl band, hot guys and set it against the backdrop of a beautiful taverna in the Greek islands and you have
The newest revival of MAMA MIA! is once again an audience pleasing delight. If you haven’t seen it before, go! If you have, go again! This is an excellent touring company!
To see a full review of this show, read Roy Berko's blog here.
Mamma Mia! will run forever, giving middle-aged actors the chance to dress in 1970's rock drag, and middle-aged audience members the opportunity to remember when they could boogie with the best of them.
To see a full review of this show, read Christine Howey's blog Rave and Pan