VR fever has infected Sweden’s biggest musical export: Pop group Abba will recycle decades-old hits like “Dancing Queen” and “Mamma Mia” for the 21st-century digital medium of virtual reality. The…
It was unusual back in 2001: a musical arriving on Broadway with a predominantly female leadership team, from the show's top producer to its director to its book writer. It's still pretty rare. This…
“Mamma Mia” will hold its last performance at the Broadhurst Theatre on Sept. 5, making it the eighth longest-running show in Broadway history when it closes. The musical, inspired by the music of…
Abba’s Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus will reunite to celebrate 15 years of the hit show "Mamma Mia!" at this year's Olivier Awards in London, the show announced Thursday. Andersson and Ulvaeus…
MARRAKECH, Morocco — ABBA co-founder Benny Andersson and his son Ludvig Andersson are taking “The Circle,” their supernatural youth fantasy film, into full-speed and are set to kick off production on…
Sid Bernstein, the promoter who brought the Beatles to Carnegie Hall in New York City just as their fame exploded in the U.S., has died. He was 95. Bernstein’s daughter, Casey Deutsch, said her…
One giant question hangs over Judy Craymer's "Viva Forever." Has her new jukebox tuner done with the Spice Girls back catalog what her "Mamma Mia!" did with Abba?
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"Kristina," the musical by ABBA's "Mamma Mia!" duo Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, gets its first English-language presentation in a Carnegie Hall concert in September.
Looking at the global phenomenon that is "Mamma Mia!," it's hard to believe, but, prior to its 1999 opening at London's Prince Edwards Theater, the show wasn't regarded as a sure-fire hit.
Hot on the heels of the boffo U.K. box office success of filmed musical "Mamma Mia!," a digitally remastered version of Universal Music's 1977 "Abba — The Movie" is getting a spin at U.K…