MACS performs 'Mamma Mia!' as spring musical

Mexico High School's Drama Club staged "Mamma Mia" as its spring musical.


The hit-laden classic musical that features music based on songs from pop group ABBA was performed at the Avery Skinner Auditorium three nights as the show enthralled and dazzled audience members.


“Mamma Mia!” is a musical featuring Donna Sheridan (played by Jennifer Babcock), an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, preparing for her daughter’s wedding with the help of two old friends.


Meanwhile Sophie (Kiara Richer), the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother’s past in the hope of meeting her real father and having him walk her down the aisle for her big day.


The cast for Mexico’s musical included Kiara Richer (as Sophie Sheridan), Mia Morris (Tanya), Anna Pluff (Rosie), Jennifer Babcock (Donna Sheridan), Colin O’Neill (Sky), Myles McMahon (Sam Carmichael), Devon Thayer (Bill Austin), Carter Richardson (Harry Bright), Katie Spaulding (Lisa), Abbey Dingman (Ali), Avery Oakes (Pepper), Devon Walker (Eddie) and Trevor Good (Priest).


Mexico’s ensemble featured Grace Mason, Juliana Smith, Megan Coe, Megan Sidoti, Libby Sheldon, Alli Kerr, Brian Mohr, Olivia Linerode, Alana Rice, Harmony Schroeder, Alisha McKechnie, Sabria Summer, Cali Hopp, Lauren Salisbury, Emma Murabito, Kelly Mason, Maddie Loomis, Samantha Seeburger, Yusra Alih, Aryel Sharp and Emma Hyde.


Students who are worked backstage included Jordan Novak, Kierstyn Denny, Meghan Denny, Jozlyn Fiorito, Julia Ahart, Shea Cappelletti, Jared Ricker and McKenna House.


The show was directed by Laura Washburn and assistant director Cassie Story.


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A brief video featuring Babcock singing "Mamma Mia!" can also be found on Facebook via this link:

Pictured is the promotional poster for "Mamma Mia!"