LCT Announces Hit Musical, ‘Mamma Mia’
La Crosse, WI – 08/6/18 – La Crosse Community Theatre announces that tickets go on sale Monday, August 13, 2018 for Mamma Mia. Performances begin September 7, 2018, and continue through Sunday, September 23, 2018. Shows are Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., and Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 p.m. in the Lyche Theatre at the Weber Center for the Performing Arts.
On the eve of her wedding, Sophie’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The storytelling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love and friendship, creating an unforgettable show with non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers.
“From its inception in London in 1999 to its smash Broadway run from 2001 to 2015, Mamma Mia has enchanted audiences all over the world. It has played more than 50 countries on 6 continents with over 60 million people having seen the show worldwide. Join LCT for this exciting production and find out why Mamma Mia is one of the most popular musicals of all time,” said LCT Producing Artistic Director, Grant Golson.
Mamma Mia is directed by Stephanie Harter. This production also features music direction by Mary Blaha-DeBoer, choreography by Jen Nichols Wilkinson, set design by Kit Mayer, costume design by Tatyana Arndt, lighting design by Dillon McArdle, props design by Bonnie Jo Bratina, sound design by Douglas P. Wilken, accompaniment by Sarah Leitzen, technical direction by Erek Weis, stage management by Sara L. Adams, and assistant stage management by Dawn Havican.
The performers are Maria Higgins as Donna Sheridan, Zoe de Boer as Sophie Sheridan, Tim Harris as Sam Carmichael, Joe Hammes as Harry Bright, Skyler Viken as Bill Austin, Skyler Ray Erickson as Sky, Katie Fries as Rosie Mulligan, Danielle Sprain as Tanya Chesham-Leigh, Avery Gerstenberger as Pepper, Cole Jacobson as Eddie, Rachel Munoz as Ali, Cecilia Taggart as Lisa, and Rick King Quale as Father Alexandrios. Ensemble members are Stacy Bruemmer, Katya Carter, Krysta Chroninger, Sheri Eimermann, Karen Fries, Brianna Frost, Zachary Johnson, Allison Langer, Drew Larson, Michael Leis, Ella Rose Mahlum, Sarah Martin, Kaleb Morgan, Sherry Picha, and Macy Privet.
“Thirty talented local actors sing and dance to your favorite ABBA tunes as they tell this story of love, both romantic and familial. Mamma Mia will have you dancing in the aisles and leaving the theatre with a smile, a song, and a spring in your step,” said Director, Stephanie Harter.
Tickets are $26-$34 for adults, $18 for students, and may be purchased over the phone or at www.lacrossecommunitytheatre.org. For questions or tickets, please call the box office at 608-784-9292 from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.