Mamma Mia

"Visually stunning"
- Jon Bee, Broadway World
"The charisma, charm and wit that the cast creates is truly irresistable."
- Emilee Hatfield, Riley Reels
"A trip down pop music's most glitter-strewn memory lane."
- Alex Miller, Vail Daily
"A joy from beginning to end."
- Tom Jones, Colorado Theatre Reviews
"The disco era is alive again at the Arvada Center"
- Lydia Rueger, Colorado Parent
"...will have you tapping your toes and clapping your hands."
- Claudia Carbone, Colorado Grandparent

Mamma Mia!

A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!

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September 7 – 30, 2018

Main Stage

Tickets: Starting at $53 (Previews $36)

Music and Lyrics by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson
And some songs with Stig Anderson
Book by Catherine Johnson
Originally Conceived by Judy Cramer
Directed by Rod A. Lansberry

Mamma Mia! is the ultimate feel-good experience that has audiences coming back again and again to relive the excitement! This smash-hit musical combines ABBA’s greatest hits, including “Dancing Queen” and “Take A Chance on Me,” with an enchanting tale of love, laughter, and friendship. The magic of ABBA’s timeless songs and a delightful story of romance propel this charming musical to a paradise adventure you won’t want to miss.

Genre: Musical Drama, Classic Broadway


Content: Appropriate for Young Adult – Adult Audiences


Performance Dates

Previews: September 4 – 6, 2018
Performances: September 7 – September 30, 2018, Tues – Sat at 7:30 pm Wed at 1:00 pm, Sat – Sun at 2:00 pm
Opening night: Friday, September 7, 2018


The making of Mamma Mia!

Take a look behind the scenes at how Arvada Center actors, set designers, choreographers, costume designers, and musicians bring a production to life from the ground up.


Talk Backs

These discussions offered after select performances cover interesting subjects about the production with members of the cast, director and/or designers. 

Talk Back opportunities:

  • Tuesday, September 18 after the 7:30 pm performance
  • Wednesday, September 26 after the 1 pm performance
  • Thursday, September 27 after the 7:30 pm performance

Happy Hour with the cast

Stay after the performance and enjoy a social happy hour with the cast! Complimentary light snacks will be provided, and a cash bar will be available.

Happy Hour opportunities:

  • Friday, September 21 after the 7:30 pm performance


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Photos courtesy Matthew Gale Photography


Performance Run Times

Performances of Mamma Mia! last about 2 hours and 25 minutes, including a 20 minute intermission.




Shannan Steele - Donna Sheridan


Piper Lindsay Arpan - Tanya


Kitty Skillman Hilsabeck -  Rosie


Emily Lurs -  Sophie Sheridan


Glenn DeVar -  Sky


Mark Devine -  Harry Bright


Jeffrey Roark -  Bill Austin


Daniel Robert Sullivan -  Sam Carmichael


Jasmine Jackson - Lisa


Emily Hin - Ali


Michael Bouchard -  Father Alexandrios


Daniel Velasquez -  Pepper


Nolan Baker -  Eddie


Ensemble: McKayla Marso, Lindsey Somers, Danielle Scheib, Alissa Robinson, Elliot Peterson, Benjamin Roeling, Colin Lee, Joe Callahan, Barret Harper.


Theatre Salons

Have a passion for theatre? Then join the Arvada Center Theatre Salon where you’ll spend 4 weeks exploring the script and its themes, the sets and costumes, the playwright and the history behind it all. You’ll also have the opportunity to see the production and meet the people who make it happen!

Theatre Salon dates:

  • Classes: Thursday evenings 7-9 pm, Sept. 13 - Oct. 4
  • Performance: Sept. 27