MAMMA MIA!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, comes to Chilliwack’s Prospera Centre on Friday, August 17, 2012 at 8pm. This worldwide sensation is in town for just one night – so be sure to get your tickets early to avoid disappointment.
Seen by over 50 million people around the world, Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus’ global smash hit musical is celebrating over 4,000 performances in its tenth smash hit year at Broadway’s Winter Garden Theatre and remains among Broadway’s top selling musicals. The current North American Tour has played over 3,700 performances in over 150 cities with 145 repeat visits. The original West End production of MAMMA MIA! is now in its thirteenth year and has celebrated over 5,000 performances in London and the international tour has visited more than 50 foreign cities and been seen by 4 million people. The blockbuster feature film adaptation of MAMMA MIA!, produced by Judy Craymer and Gary Goetzman, is the most successful movie musical of all time grossing $600 million worldwide.
An independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on an idyllic Greek island, Donna is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited daughter she’s raised alone. For Sophie’s wedding, Donna has invited her two lifelong best girlfriends—practical and no-nonsense Rosie, and wealthy, multi-divorcee Tanya – from her one-time backing band, Donna and the Dynamos. But Sophie has secretly invited three guests of her own.
On a quest to find the identity of her father to walk her down the aisle, she brings back three men from Donna’s past to the Mediterranean paradise they visited 20 years earlier. Over 24 chaotic, magical hours, new love will bloom and old romances will be rekindled on this lush island full of possibilities.
Inspired by the storytelling magic of ABBA’s songs from “Dancing Queen” and “S.O.S.” to “Money, Money, Money” and “Take a Chance on Me,” MAMMA MIA! is a celebration of mothers and daughters, old friends and new family found.
Tickets go on sale Thursday, May 3rd at 9AM. However, we are pleased to share the following pre-sale code with our lucky readers! On Wednesday, May 2nd ONLY, from 9am – 9pm you may enter access code DANCE and purchase your tickets before they go on sale to the public.
To enter to win a pair of tickets to this exciting performance, please leave a comment below.
Winner will be chosen at random on May 18, 2012. What a great Mother’s Day gift these would be!
Congratulations to our winner. This contest is now closed.
Prospera Centre Box Office
45323 Hodgins Avenue, Chilliwack
Tickets online at www.kbrticketing.com