2018’s summer season for Moonlight Stage Productions is only a few weeks away with the first production, Mamma Mia!, opening on June 13th and running through June 30th. Moonlight also an additional performance for Tuesday June 19th at 8pm. Tickets for this added show will go on sale Tuesday, May 8.
The musical Mamma Mia will have you on your feet dancing and singing to the sounds of ABBA. This feel good musical has entertained over 54 million people worldwide. Now you have the chance to see the great talent of Southern California perform the show in our own backyard. An enchanting tale of love, laughter, and friendship is discovered through some of ABBA’s greatest hits such as “Dancing Queen,” “S.O.S,” “Super Trouper,” “Take a Chance on Me,” and “The Winner Takes It All.” The show, which centers on a daughter’s quest to discover the true identity of her father. The tale takes twist and turns as three men from her mother’s past reunite on a Greek island for the first time in twenty years. It will be a rocking musical you won’t soon forget.
“Mamma Mia! resounds with audiences because of the show’s infectious music and dazzling dance numbers. It is the longest – running jukebox musical in Broadway history , which is no surprise since it features ABBA’s best – known songs. It’s the perfect opener to our season.”
– Producing Artistic Director Steven Glaudini.
Mamma Mia! Cast
Moonlight Stage announced the Mamma Mia! debuting many new actors along with several favorites making their return for the regional premiere of the hit musical.
Mamma Mia! features Bets Malone as Donna Sheridan, Katie Sapper as Sophie Sheridan, Barbara Schoenhofer as Tanya, Karyn Overstreet as Rosie, Robert J. Townsend as Sam Carmichael, Lance Arthur Smith as Bill Austin, Jason W. Webb as Harry Bright, and Nicholas Sloan as Sky.
Ensemble: Nicholas Alexander, Beth Alison, Kalin Booker, Hanz Enyeart, Deborah Fauerbach, Danny Hansen, Janaya Mahealani Jones, Julia Alessandra Martinez, Kylie Molinar, Sebastian Montenegro, Koda Montoya, Dylan Nalbandian, Jacob Narcy, Joy Newbegin, James Odom, Amy Smith, Chad Takeda, Andrea Williams.
Additional Credits: John Vaughn (Director/ Choreographer), Lyndon Pugeda (Musical Director and Conductor), Stanley D. Cohen (Stage Manager), Jean-Yves Tessier (Lighting Designer), Jim Zadai (Sound Designer), Carlotta Malone, Roslyn Lehman, and Renetta Lloyd (Costume Coordinators), Bonnie Durben (Properties Designer).
Mamma Mia!: Book by Catherine Johnson, Music and Lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus
Single tickets for Moonlight Stage production of Mamma Mia! range from $17 – $57. There are discounts for Seniors and Students and military. For tickets contact The Moonlight Amphitheatre at 760-724-2110 or visit the Moonlight Stage Production Ticket Website.
Mamma Mia show times are June 13th – June 30th with gates opening at 6:30pm and showtimes at 8pm.
The Moonlight Amphitheatre is located at 1200 Vale Terrace Dr, Vista, CA 92084
Take the Civic Center Drive and exit off Highway 78, go north. Turn right on E Vista Way. Turn right on Vale Terrace. Continue on Vale Terrace about 1/2 mile and turn left into Brengle Terrace Park.
Parking at Moonlight Amphitheatre
There is free parking available at Brengle Terrace Park. Shuttle service is available for those who end up parking in the upper grass lot. The shuttle will begin running 2.5 hours before the show starts as well as after the show.
For more information and tickets call The Moonlight Amphitheatre at 760-724-2110 or visit The Moonlight Stage Production website.