MAMMA MIA! London Reviews

‘Fantastic fun’

‘Ridiculously enjoyable’

‘The sunniest of all musicals it provides new pleasures every time’

‘If you are looking for the best night out in town ­ you've just found it’

‘One of the most successful musicals ever’

‘The best show I've seen in years’

‘It's fab what an evening’

MAMMA MIA! soars’

‘The sunniest of all musicals it provides new pleasures every time’

‘Thank you for the musical’

‘ABBA-solutely fabulous’






MAMMA MIA! Worldwide Reviews

‘AN IRRESISTIBLY ENJOYABLE HIT!’

Catherine Johnson's witty and ingenious script weaves the famous ABBA songs around characters you care about. At the end the whole audience is on its feet and swaying blissfully along to the hits. What a pleasure to see that girl, watch that scene and dig the Dancing Queen. SHEER HEAVEN!’

‘A production of tremendous warmth, vitality and technical excellence that offers AN EVENING OF UNBRIDLED FUN.’

It is a tribute to the scriptwriting skill of Catherine Johnson that the ABBA songs are slotted so naturally into the storyline. While being swept along by the ingenious choreography and witty dialogue, I found myself examining ABBA’s music in a new light.’

‘A GUARANTEED, GET-HAPPY, DANCING-IN-THE-AISLES HIT!’

‘THE BEST TIME ON BROADWAY!’

‘Brilliantly crafted by playwright Catherine Johnson, MAMMA MIA! is a contemporary love story with which we laugh, cry and rejoice in hearing fabulous songs by ABBA that seem like they were created just for this feel-good ’

‘GR-ABBA TICKET IF YOU CAN!’

MAMMA MIA! is a feel-good, bring-the-whole-family, mega-musical entertainment!’

‘DANKE FÜR DAS MUSICAL!’

THANK YOU FOR THE MUSICAL!’

MAMMA MIA!, WAS FÜR EIN MUSICAL!!’

MAMMA MIA!, WHAT A MUSICAL!’

‘THE MOST FUN I’VE HAD AT THE THEATRE IN YEARS!’

Richard Ouzounian’

‘A BRILLIANT NIGHT OUT!’

There is a clever irony about how they have worked hit after hit into the hilarious story. I really didn’t realise how much I loved ABBA’s music until I saw this show.’

‘THIS HIGH-ENERGY MUSICAL BRINGS HAPPINESS WHEREVER IT GOES!’

MAMMA MIA! WERVELEND FEEST DER HERKENNING’

MAMMA MIA! A SPARKING CELEBRATION OF RECOGNITION’

‘A MAGIC NIGHT!’

Much of the success of MAMMA MIA! has to be attributed to Catherine Johnson, the writer, who has seamlessly inserted the ABBA masterpieces into the story.’

‘THE BEST TIME ON BROADWAY!’

‘LAS ESENCIA DE ABBA LLEGA A LA GRAN VIA’

THE ESSENCE OF ABBA HAS ARRIVED ON THE GRAN VIA’

‘The sunniest of all musicals, it provides new pleasures everytime’

‘A SENSATION!’

Just sit back and let the joy sweep over you.’

MAMMA MIA! ÄR EN SPRAKANDE OCH VANSINNIGT KRAFTFULL UPPSÄTTNING’

‘Москва уже покорена Мамой Миа! Трибуна’

MOSCOW CONQUERED BY MAMMA MIA’

‘החום והיופי של המוזיקה הזו.. מרגשים עד דמעותלא נותר לומר אלה - מאמא מיה רוצו לראות. אתם תבכו ותצחקו.. מה עוד אפשר לבקש בחיים?’

The beauty of the music is absolutely heart warming and brought tears to my eyes... all that is left to say - MAMMA MIA!, go and get it, you will laugh and cry, what more can you ask for?’

MAMMA MIA! a fait chavirer la France’

MAMMA MIA! WAR DAS SCHOEN!’

MAMMA MIA! THAT WAS GREAT!’

‘A GUARANTEED GOOD TIME FOR EVERYONE!’

‘THE MOST FUN I’VE HAD AT THE THEATRE IN YEARS!’

‘MY FAVORITE MUSICAL!’

Fabulous, funny and irresistible.’

‘FRENETISCHER JUBEL BEI MAMMA MIA!

MAMMA MIA! IS GREETED WITH FRENZIED APPLAUSE’

‘A JUGGERNAUT MUSICAL HIT!’

IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR MAMMA MIA! LONDON PERFORMANCES

We are so sorry that in these testing and difficult times you are not able to enjoy MAMMA MIA! at the Novello Theatre. Performances up to and including 2 January 2021 have been taken off sale whilst we wait for further clarity from the government. Tickets can currently be purchased from 4 January 2021 onwards.

Ticketholders for affected performances do not need to do anything. They will be contacted by the organisation from which they bought their tickets to arrange a refund, credit note or exchange for a later date.

Please rest assured that we are all working as quickly as we can and we appreciate the on-going support of our audiences.

We look forward to welcoming you back to the Novello Theatre as soon as we are allowed to resume performances. In the meantime stay safe and healthy.

Up to date as of: 10th August 2020.