Mamma Mia is a popular Broadway Musical that has been enchanting millions of fans in the audience since 1999. This Winter this smash hit is coming to Grand Junction for four nights at the Robinson Theatre on December 29th, December 30th, December 31st and January 5th. Mamma Mia is being presented by High Desert Opera which is a professional non-profit opera and musical theatre company that is dedicated to bringing Grand Junction and Western Colorado audiences’ high quality, fully-staged productions.
*Images courtesy of High Desert Opera Facebook page and Onstage Colorado
The story of Mamma Mia is set on a small Island in Greece where the main character Sophie dreams of her perfect wedding which includes her father walking her down the aisle to be wed. Sophie has a big problem though, she does not know who her father is. Her mother was a lead singer in the popular pop group the Dynamos in the 1970’s and she refuses to relive the past and that includes helping Sophie find her father. Follow Sophie’s journey to find her father as she navigates through her mother’s old diaries looking for clues. Mamma Mia is a worldwide sensation that is told through the legendary music of the group ABBA. This musical will have you dancing in your seats and maybe even in the aisle. Please visit High Desert Opera for showtimes and to purchase tickets. Tickets for these shows are in very limited availability so be sure to purchase your tickets today!