(Highland Park, IL) Highland Park Players proudly presents the Tony Award-nominated and worldwide sensation musical, MAMMA MIA! Opening September 13th and running through September 22nd at the Northbrook Theatre, 3323 Walters Ave. in Northbrook. Performances are September 13, 14, 20, 21 at 7:30 PM and September 14, 15, 21, 22 at 2:00 PM.
MAMMA MIA! is told through the legendary music of ABBA that has audiences everywhere dancing and singing along to the entire show. The show features lyrics based on the music from ABBA composed by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus. All tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. To purchase tickets, please go to www.highlandparkplayers.com or call the Northbrook Theatre at 847-291-2995.
MAMMA MIA! is Directed by Jeff Award Nominee, Courtney Crouse, Choreographed by Jeff Award Winner, Jenna Schoppe and Music Directed by Ken Preuss. The production stars Hannah Rose as Donna, Emma Widlowski as Sophie, Alexis Armstrong as Tanya, Angela Carrington as Rosie, Kevin Kirkpatrick as Sam, Geoff Isaac as Bill, Mike Weaver as Harry, Levi Skoog as Sky, Taryn Skoda as Lisa, Katrina Rautanen as Ali, Tyler Sonkin as Eddie, Brent Walker as Pepper, and Peter Rasey as Father Alexandrios. The ensemble features Todd D. Bulmash, Dana Clouser, Naomi Hershman, Henry Gessner, Myrrh Gobenciong, Alex Iacobucci, Kyle Kite, Justine Klein, Sarah Makkawy, Madi Soos, Betsy Sorensen, and Ella Walker.
“MAMMA MIA! is one of those musicals where you just want to get up and sing and dance along to the music and I guarantee you will leave with a big smile on your face,” says Bradley A. Rose, Executive Producer and Board President. “With the memorable music, Broadway-style dance numbers, and vocals that are just amazing, you will be blown away by this production.”
The production team includes Bradley A. Rose (Executive Producer), David Shaw (Producer), Naomi Hershman (Producer), Courtney Crouse (Director), Jenna Schoppe (Choreographer), Ken Preuss (Music Director), Erin McDermott (Assistant Director/Stage Manager), Martha Shuford (Costumer), Mike Patrick (Sound Designer), Lauren Nichols (Scenic Designer), Alec Kinatowski (Lighting Designer), Matthew Zalinski (Assistant Stage Manager/Props), Kurt Ottinger (Theatre Tech Director), Marty Karlin (Rehearsal Accompanist), and Jacob Cohen (Marketing and Publicity).