ACT of Connecticut (A Contemporary Theatre) is kicking off its inaugural season with the smash hit musical “Mamma Mia!” premiering Thursday, June 7. The production features ABBA’s greatest hits and will star professional talent from Broadway and New York, as well as Fairfield County.
More than 60 million people worldwide have fallen in love with “Mamma Mia!,” its story, characters and timeless music. The beloved musical unfolds on a Greek island paradise where, on the eve of her wedding, a young woman's quest to identify her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. During the show’s 14-year run, the Broadway blockbuster became an international phenomenon. ACT of CT is bringing this enchanting story to life in its new $1.8 million-renovated, state-of-the-art theater.