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Cast announced for Mamma Mia! international tour

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Sara Poyzer, who played Donna in the West End production of Mamma Mia!, is to reprise the role for the musical’s international tour.

The tour will include the only UK venue outside of London to host the musical when it plays at the Blackpool Opera House from June next year.

Poyzer will be joined in the show by her real-life husband Richard Standing, who will play Sam Carmichael.

Other cast members include Geraldine Fitzgerald as Tanya, Sue Devaney as Rosie, Michael Beckley as Bill Austin, Keiron Crook as Harry Bright, and Victoria Serra as Sophie Sheridan.

The musical will also feature Bart Edwards as Sky.

Mamma Mia! has music and lyrics by Benny Anderson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, and a book written by Catherine Johnson. It is directed by Phyllida Lloyd and choreographed by Anthony Van Laast.

The Mamma Mia! international tour is produced by Judy Craymer, Richard East and Bjorn Ulvaeus for Littlestar in association with Universal, Stage Entertainment and NGM.

The musical plays the Blackpool Opera House from June 20, 2014 to August 31.

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