Broadway's Mamma Mia! Welcomes Krill, Case and Peluso Sept. 24

News   Broadway's Mamma Mia! Welcomes Krill, Case and Peluso Sept. 24 Three new cast members join the Broadway company of the international hit musical Mamma Mia! Sept. 24 at the Winter Garden Theatre.
Sean Allan Krill
Sean Allan Krill

The crowd-friendly musical, which features the songs of ABBA, welcomes Sean Allan Krill as Sam Carmichael, Allison Case as Sophie and Chris Peluso as Sky.

The trio of actors join a cast that currently includes Carolee Carmello as Donna Sheridan, Judy McLane as Tanya and Gina Ferrall as Rosie with Pearce Bunting as Bill Austin, Ben Livingston as Harry Bright, Ben Gettinger as Pepper, Samantha Eggers as Lisa, Amina Robinson as Ali and Raymond J. Lee as Eddie. The ensemble comprises Brent Black, Timothy Booth, Isaac Calpito, Allyson Carr, Lanene Charters, Meghan Dreyfuss, Matthew Farver, Lori Haley Fox, Heidi Godt, Frankie James Grande, Corey Greenan, Bryan Scott Johnson, Monica Kapoor, Corinne Melançon, Courtney Reed, Gerard Salvador, Ryan Sander, Collette Simmons, Traci Victoria and Leah Zepel.

Sean Allan Krill is making his Broadway debut in Mamma Mia! He played the role of Sam in the national tour of Mamma Mia! and was also seen in the first national tour of Thoroughly Modern Millie.

Allison Case, who played Crissy in this summer's hit production of Hair at the Public Theater, is also making her Broadway debut.

Chris Peluso has been seen on Broadway in Assassins and Lestat as well as in the U.S. tour of Wicked. Mamma Mia! will celebrate its seventh anniversary on Broadway Oct. 18.

Mamma Mia! employs the hit songs of famed pop group ABBA to tell the story of Sophie Sheridan, a young girl who hopes to discover the identity of her father. On the eve of her wedding, she brings three men from her mother Donna's past back to the Greek island they visited over two decades ago.

Mamma Mia! features music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, a book by Catherine Johnson, direction by Phyllida Lloyd and choreography by Anthony Van Laast.

A film version of Mamma Mia! — starring Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski, Julie Walters, Colin Firth and Pierce Brosnan – is currently playing cinemas around the world.

Mamma Mia! and the music of ABBA recently scored a triple play: The soundtrack to the film, the original cast recording of Mamma Mia! and the "ABBA Gold" compilation all reached the top spot on their respective charts (soundtrack chart, Broadway chart and Catalogue chart) the week of July 28.

The Winter Garden Theatre is located in Manhattan at 1634 Broadway. Show times are Wednesday-Saturday at 8 PM with matinees Wednesday and Saturday at 2 PM and Sunday performances at 2 and 7 PM.

For more information visit www.mamma-mia.com.

Allison Case and Chris Peluso
Allison Case and Chris Peluso