Queen Meryl and Mamma Mia!



Sweetwater Music Hall Sat, Oct 12, 2019 1:00 PM
Film Info
Section:Music Films
Mind the Gap
Running Time:108 min.
Director:Phyllida Lloyd
Producer:Benny Andersson
Judy Craymer
Gary Goetzman
Screenwriter:Catherine Johnson
Cinematographer:Haris Zambarloukos
Editor:Lesley Walker
Cast:Meryl Streep
Amanda Seyfried
Christine Baranski
Julie Walters
Pierce Brosnan
Colin Firth
Stellan Skarsgård
Dominic Cooper
Print Source:Universal Pictures


A book launch party and special screening! What better way to spend an afternoon than hearing the backstory of Erin Carlson’s new book, Queen Meryl: The Iconic Roles, Heroic Deeds, and Legendary Life of Meryl Streep, then bopping along with the Queen as she sings her way through the ABBA archives on a gorgeous Greek isle in Mamma Mia!? Get out your overalls and platform shoes, and add a little sparkle to your Saturday at the Sweetwater for a fabulous, intergenerational celebration! Book signing follows the screening.

Additional Information

Phyllida Lloyd is a theater, opera, and film director, and a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE). She directed the original 1999 West End production of Mamma Mia! before shepherding it to Broadway in 2000. She made her film directing debut with the TV movie Gloriana (2000), followed by Mamma Mia! (2008) and The Iron Lady (2011).