Town Players of Pittsfield announces “Mamma Mia!” at BCC

Town Players of Pittsfield announces Mamma Mia!! October 11-20 at BCC.   Mamma Mia!  With music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, and some songs with STIG ANDERSON. From the Book by Catherine Johnson, and originally conceived by Judy Craymer. Directed by Thomas Richard Towne, this fully staged production will be held in the…

REVIEW: “Mamma Mia!” at the Mac-Haydn

by Barbara Waldinger The local go-to venue for big, splashy summer musicals is usually Chatham’s Mac-Haydn Theatre.  The tiny stage is  characteristically populated with dozens of talented young singers/dancers/actors, energetic and beautifully costumed.   However, the latest production, Mamma Mia!, despite showcasing all the usual ingredients, is largely a disappointment. Part of the problem may be…