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Mamma Mia!

Based on the songs of ABBA. Music and Lyrics: Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, and some songs with Stig Anderson.
Book: Catherine Johnson. Director: Phyllida Lloyd

Productions

Prince Edward Theatre, 1999 - 2004
Prince Of Wales Theatre, 2004 - 2012
Novello Theatre, 2012 - now
UK Tour, 2016

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Prince Edward Theatre
World Premiere: 6th April 1999
Production Design: Mark Thompson. Lighting Design: Howard Harrison. Choreography: Anthony Van Laast
Sound Design: Andrew Bruce and Bobby Aitken. Musical Supervisor, Additional Material & Arrangements: Martin Koch

Cast Lists
July - October 2000
March - October 2001
December 2002

Cast as in July (#11) & October 2000 programmes
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanJulie Atherton
Ali

Understudy (2nd) Sophie Sheridan
Melissa Gibson
LisaGail Mackinnon
Donna SheridanLouise Plowright
TanyaLouise Gold
RosieLesley Nicol
SkyGareth Bryn
Pepper

Understudy (1st) Sky
Andrew Prosser
EddieSimon Coulthard
Harry BrightCraig Pinder
Bill AustinNicolas Colicos
Sam CarmichaelMichael Simkins
Father Alexander

Understudy (1st) Harry Bright, (2nd) Sam Carmichael
James Barron
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Sky
Paul Basleigh
EnsembleSimon Bishop
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Harry Bright, (2nd) Bill Austin,
(3rd) Sam Carmichael, (3rd) Father Alexander
Peter Challis
EnsembleAmanda Claire
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Harry Bright, (3rd) Bill Austin,
(1st) Sam Carmichael, (1st) Father Alexander
Andy Couchman
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Donna Sheridan, (1st) Tanya
Louise Davidson
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Ali
Melissa Familly
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Donna Sheridan
Lori Haley Fox
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Lisa
Andrea Francis
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Pepper, (1st) Eddie
Jye Frasca
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Donna Sheridan, (3rd) Tanya, (2nd) Rosie
Melissa Jacques
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Sky, (1st) Pepper, (3rd) Eddie
Stephen McGlynn
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Ali, (3rd) Lisa
Leah-Sue Morland
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Sophie Sheridan
Laura O'Day
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Bull Austin, (2nd) Father Alexander
Richard Pettyfer
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Sophie Sheridan
Rebecca Seale
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Ali, (2nd) Lisa
Nikki Shaw
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Tanya, (1st) Rosie
Anne Smith
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Pepper
Tim Stanley
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Eddie
Gavin Wilkinson
Orchestra as in July 2000 programme
Musical Director/KeyboardTorquil Munro
Assistant Musical Director/KeyboardCarlton Edwards
KeyboardLesley Burdett
KeyboardJames Bugden
Guitar 1Keith Airey
Guitar 2Terry Johnston
Bass GuitarJaz Lochrie
DrumsMartin Beadle
PercussionJulian Poole

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Cast as in March 2001 (#15), July 2001 (#16) & October 2001 (#18) programmes
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanAmanda Salmon
Ali

Understudy (1st) Sophie Sheridan
Amanda Harrison
LisaHayley Tamaddon
Donna SheridanLouise Plowright
TanyaLouise Gold
RosieLesley Nicol
SkyRaza Jaffrey
PepperAdam C. Booth
Eddie

Understudy (1st) Sky
Paul Basleigh
Harry BrightPeter Forbes
Bill AustinRohan Tickell
Sam CarmichaelSimon Slater
Father Alexander

Understudy (2nd) Harry Bright, (1st) Sam Carmichael
Andy Couchman
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Pepper
Gavin Alex
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Harry Bright, (2nd) Bill Austin,
(3rd) Sam Carmichael, (2nd) Father Alexander
Peter Challis
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Sophie Sheridan
Amanda Claire
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Donna Sheridan, (1st) Tanya, (2nd) Rosie
Lesley Coleman
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Sophie Sheridan
Lisa Joanne Cook
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Lisa
Melissa Familly
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Ali, (3rd) Rosie
Andrea Francis
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Donna Sheridan, (2nd) Tanya
Charlotte Gorton
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Pepper
Scott Hall
Ensemble

Understudy (1st) Bill Austin, (2nd) Sam Carmichael,
(1st) Father Alexander
David J. Higgins
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Ali, (3rd) Lisa
Leah-Sue Morland
Ensemble

Understudy (2nd) Sky, (1st) Eddie
Wyn Moss
EnsembleMichelle Potter
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Ali, (2nd) Lisa
Nikki Shaw
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Tanya, (1st) Rosie
Anne Smith
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Pepper, (2nd) Eddie
Tim Stanley
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Sky, (3rd) Eddie
Christopher Till
Ensemble

Understudy (3rd) Harry Bright, (3rd) Bill Austin,
(3rd) Father Alexander
David Wilder
EnsembleLee William-Davis
At certain performances the role of Donna Sheridan was played byLori Haley Fox
The Band (July '01)
Musical Director/KeyboardTorquil Munro
Assistant Musical Director/KeyboardNicolas Finlow
KeyboardLesley Burdett
KeyboardNeil Maclean
Guitar 1Keith Airey
Guitar 2Terry Johnston
Bass GuitarJaz Lochrie
DrumsMartin Beadle
PercussionJulian Poole

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Cast as in December 2002 (23) programmes
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanAlexandra Jay
Ali

Understudy (1st) Sophie Sheridan
Elinor Collett
LisaSherrie Pennington
Donna SheridanLouise Plowright
TanyaKim Ismay
RosieMyra McFadyen
SkySamuel Board
Pepper
Understudy (1st) Sky
Richard Reynard
Eddie
Understudy (2nd) Sky
Jamie Wilkin
Harry BrightTim Wallers
Bill Austin
Understudy (3rd) Harry Bright
Rohan Tickell
Sam CarmichaelMichael Simkins
Father Alexander
Understudy (2nd) Harry Bright, (3rd) Bill Austin, (2nd) Sam Carmichael
Andy Couchman
At certain performances the role of Donna Sheridan was played by
Understudy (1st) Donna Sheridan
Melissa Jacques
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Pepper
Gavin Alex
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Harry Bright, (2nd) Bill Austin, (3rd) Sam Carmichael, (2nd) Father Alexander
Peter Challis
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Sophie Sheridan, (2nd) Lisa
Lisa Joanne Cook
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Eddie, (3rd) Father Alexander
Tim Driesen
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Ali
Nia Fisher
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Sophie Sheridan, (1st) Ali
Daniella Gibb
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Lisa
Victoria Hamilton-Barritt
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Donna Sheridan, (3rd) Tanya, (2nd) Rosie
Lucy Harris
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Bill Austin, (1st) Sam Carmichael, (1st) Father Alexander
David J. Higgins
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Lisa
Vicki Lee Taylor
EnsembleGerard McCarthy
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Sky, (3rd) Pepper
Philip Michael Thomas
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Tanya, (3rd) Rosie
Kelly Rainford
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Pepper
Owain Rhys Davies
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Ali
Annalisa Rossi
EnsembleNicola Sneddon
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Eddie
Tim Stanley
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Eddie
Russell Walker
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Donna Sheridan, (1st) Tanya, (1st) Rosie
Sara West
The Band
Musical Director/KeyboardTorquil Munro
Assistant Musical Director/KeyboardAlf Clewlow
KeyboardLesley Burdett
KeyboardNeil Maclean
Guitar 1Keith Airey
Guitar 2Terry Johnston
Bass GuitarJaz Lochrie
DrumsFrosty Beedle
PercussionJulian Fairbank

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Transferred to Prince Of Wales Theatre
First performance: 3rd June 2004

Cast Lists
January 2005
October 2006
November 2009

Cast as in January 2005 (#34) programme
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanAlexandra Jay
AliLouise Raven
Lisa
Understudy (1st) Sophie Sheridan
Kelly Price
TanyaKim Ismay
RosieLara Mulcahy
Donna SheridanVivien Parry
SkyDean Stobbart
PepperKieran Jae
Eddie
Understudy (2nd) Sky
Jamie Wilkin
Harry BrightRobert Hands
Bill AustinDale Rapley
Sam CarmichaelSimon Slater
Father Alexander
Understudy (2nd) Harry Bright, (3rd) Bill Austin,
(2nd) Sam Carmichael
Andy Couchman
At certain performances the role of Donna Sheridan was played by/Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Rosie, (1st) Donna Sheridan
Sara West
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Bill Austin, (1st) Sam Carmichael,
(2nd) Father Alexander
John Alastair
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Pepper
Paul Ayres
EnsembleGreg Barnett
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Pepper
Jorden Bird
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Harry Bright, (2nd) Bill Austin,
(3rd) Sam Carmichael, (1st) Father Alexander
Peter Challis
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Sophie Sheridan, (1st) Lisa
Lisa Joanne Cook
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Sophie Sheridan, (2nd) Ali
Nikki Davis-Jones
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Pepper
Ben Evans
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Ali
Nia Fisher
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Tanya, (2nd) Rosie,
(2nd) Donna Sheridan
Lucy Harris
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Sky, (1st) Eddie
Marc Leslie
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Lisa
Helen Owen
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Tanya, (3rd) Donna Sheridan
Odette Perdrisat
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Ali
Michelle Potter
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Tanya, (3rd) Rosie
Kelly Rainford
EnsembleNicola Sneddon
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Lisa
Suzy Stanley
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Eddie
Tim Stanley
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Sky, (3rd) Eddie,
(3rd) Harry Bright, (3rd) Father Alexander
Oliver Tompsett

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Cast as in October 2006 [#44] programme
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanTasha Sheridan
AliMiriam Elwell-Sutton
LisaLouise McCarthy
TanyaGeraldine Fitzgerald
RosieJoanna Monro
Donna SheridanHelen Hobson
SkyGareth Derrick
PepperBen Heathcote
EddieEugene McCoy
Harry BrightJames Lailey
Bill AustinPaul Hawkyard
Sam CarmichaelIain Fletcher
Father Alexander
Understudy (1st) Bill Austin, (1st) Sam Carmichael
Graham Vick
At certain performances the role of Donna Sheridan was played by
Understudy (2nd) Rosie, (1st) Donna Sheridan
Lucy Harris
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Harry Bright, (3rd) Bill Austin,
(3rd) Sam Carmichael, (2nd) Father Alexander
Adriano Agostino
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Pepper
Gregory Bradley
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Tanya, (3rd) Rosie,
(3rd) Donna Sheridan
Suanne Braun
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Harry Bright, (2nd) Bill Austin,
(2nd) Sam Carmichael, (1st) Father Alexander
Peter Challis
Ensemble
Understudy (2rd) Sky
Gareth Chart
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Sophie Sheridan, (1st) Ali
Claire Fishenden
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Ali, (3rd) Tanya
Nia Fisher
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Pepper
Lee Honey-Jones
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Lisa
Hannah Jacques
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Sophie Sheridan, (1st) Lisa
Sarah Lark
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Sky, (1st) Eddie
Marc Leslie
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Lisa
Sophie Linder-Lee
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Eddie, (3rd) Harry Bright,
(3rd) Father Alexander
Joseph Prouse
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Tanya, (1st) Rosie,
(2nd) Donna Sheridan
Rachel Spry
Ensemble
Understudy (3rd) Sophie Sheridan, (2nd) Ali
Suzy Stanley
Ensemble
Understudy (2nd) Eddie
Tim Stanley
EnsembleLucy Tapp
EnsembleRebecca Taylor
Ensemble
Understudy (1st) Sky, (3rd) Pepper
Dylan Turner

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Cast as in November 2009 Souvenir programme insert
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanNiamh Perry
AliJodie Read
LisaLaura Selwood
TanyaJane Gurnett
RosieKatie Secombe
Donna SheridanSally Ann Triplett
SkyOliver Hembrough
PepperBen Heathcote
EddieSam Mackay
Harry BrightPaul Ryan
Bill AustinChristopher Hollis
Sam CarmichaelNorman Bowman
Father Alexander/EnsembleGerard Leighton-Duffy
At certain performances the role of Donna Sheridan was played by/EnsembleMelissa Jacques
EnsembleNatalie Andreou
EnsembleNikki Bentley
EnsembleLucy Boldero
EnsemblePeter Challis
EnsembleAdam Clayton-Smith
EnsembleMark Connell
EnsembleKaty Day
EnsembleKevin Doody
EnsembleNicholas Duncan
EnsembleMelissa Green
EnsembleLouisa Lydell
EnsembleAndy Rees
EnsembleKimmi Richards
EnsembleLeanne Rogers
EnsembleNaomi Slights
EnsembleRussell Smith
EnsembleTim Stanley
EnsembleAnthony Topham
EnsembleNicky Willson

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Transferred to Novello Theatre
2012 - now

2014 cast insert
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanAlice Stokoe
AliRosanna Bates
LisaBrodie McBride
TanyaKim Ismay
RosieRebecca Lock
Donna SheridanDianne Pilington
SkyLloyd Green
PepperJames Alexander Gibbs
EddieJames Evans
Harry BrightAlasdair Harvey
Bill AustinCharles Daish
Sam CarmichaelRichard Trinder
Father AlexanderStephen John Davis
At certain performances the role of Donna Sheridan was played byShona White
EnsembleMatthew Barrow
EnsembleDawn Buckland
EnsembleAdam Clayton-Smith
EnsembleStephen John Davis
EnsembleKaty Day
EnsembleMaria Garrett
EnsembleKarina Hind
EnsembleNikki Mae
EnsembleLiam Marcellino
EnsembleSorelle Marsh
EnsembleBilly Mitchell
EnsembleKaty Osborne
EnsembleHeather Scott-Martin
EnsembleToby-Alexander Smith
EnsembleCourtney Stapleton
EnsembleJoshua Steel
EnsembleScott Sutcliffe
EnsembleRichard Taylor Woods
EnsembleBrad Veitch
EnsembleSasha Wareham

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UK Tour 2016
Tuesday 28th June - Saturday 3rd September 2016, Birmingham Hippodrome

Birmingham Hippodrome programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
Sophie SheridanLucy May Barker
AliMicha Richardson
Lisa
Understudy Sophie Sheridan (1st)
Blaise Colangelo
TanyaEmma Clifford
RosieJacqueline Braun
Donna SheridanSara Poyzer
SkyPhillip Ryan
PepperLouis Stockil
EddieSam Robinson
Harry BrightTim Walton
Bill AustinChristopher Hollis
Sam CarmichaelRichard Standing
Father AlexanderMatthew Ronchetti
At certain performances, Donna was played by/Ensemble
Understudy Tanya (2nd), Donna Sheridan (1st)
Jenna Lee James
Ensemble
Understudy Pepper (2nd)
Jacob Fisher
Ensemble
Understudy Tanya (1st), Rosie (2nd), Donna Sheridan (2nd)
Jennifer Harding
Ensemble
Understudy Harry Bright (1st), Bill Austin (2nd), Father Alexander (2nd)
Stuart Hickley
Ensemble
Understudy Rosie (1st), Donna Sheridan (3rd)
Linda Holmgren
Ensemble
Understudy Ali (2nd)
Rachel Ivy
Ensemble
Understudy Pepper (1st)
Matt Kennedy
Ensemble
Understudy Lisa (1st)
Georgie Leatherland
Ensemble
Understudy Bill Austin (1st), Sam Carmichael (2nd), Father Alexander (1st)
Mark Peachey
Ensemble
Understudy Sky (1st)
David Ribi
Ensemble
Understudy Harry Bright (2nd), Sam Carmichael (1st)
Matthew Ronchetti
EnsembleEllie Rutherford
Ensemble
Understudy Ali (1st)
Parisa Shahmir
Ensemble
Understudy Eddie (1st)
Michael James Stewart
Ensemble
Understudy Sophie Sheridan (2nd)
Hannah Varnham
Ensemble
Understudy Eddie (2nd)
Rhodri Watkins
Ensemble
Understudy Sky (2nd)
Jamie Wilkin
Ensemble
Understudy Lisa (2nd)
Dawn Williams
The Band
Musical Director/Keyboard 1Richard Weeden
3rd Conductor/Keyboard 2Tom Theakston
1st Assistant Musical Director/Keyboard 3Mark Macdonald
PercussionRobbie Gibson
Guitar 1Duncan Floyd
Guitar 2Matt Isaac
Bass GuitarGordon Davidson

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