~ Submitted by Sheila Mehta-Green
The Bedford High School Performing Arts Department will present Mamma Mia!, the story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter, and friendship, creating an unforgettable show! Performances March 16-19. Audience members are invited to attend in person in the BHS Auditorium. Tickets are available for purchase starting on March 2 through the Performing Arts Department website: https://bhschorusandtheater.weebly.com/tickets.html
The Saturday, March 19 show at 1 pm will be a mask-required, in-person performance. This performance is open to the public, but will be friendly to people who are immunocompromised and/or unable to get vaccinated. All audience members and performers will be masked.
Mamma Mia! is most appropriate for audiences in middle school and up. The show runs 2 hours and 15 minutes with a 15 minute intermission. Producer and Artistic Director, Katrina Faulstich is joined by 9 seasoned professional and student staff members, 48 student actors, 23 crew members and 9 pit musicians, to make up this exceptional performance.
Mamma Mia! is presented through a special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI, www.mtishows.com