Theatre Royal, 78 Rutherford Street, Nelson

14/03/2012 - 15/03/2012

Production Details

Showtime Australia is proud to announce the return of The ABBA Show. Hot off the heels of a sold out season in Johannesburg,South Africa, The ABBA Show returns to New Zealand as the next stop on the 2012 revival world tour.

With a discography spanning eight albums, 42 singles and an unrivaled industry longevity that has captured half a century of global fans, ABBA has become a modern musical marvel that’s influence seems to be unstoppable. 

The ABBA Show is a stunning musical biography that captures the essence of the Swedish pop phenomenon with flawless musicianship and breathtaking theatricality. With over 3000 international performances in 23 countries, 2011 sees the return of The ABBA Show to stages across the world.

Performed by internationally acclaimed impersonators ABBAsolutely FABBAulous, The ABBA Show invites you on a musical journey into the magic, talent and history that is the legacy of ABBA. The ABBA Show delivers a level of production never before seen in the world of ABBA to date.

Step in and enjoy the live experience of the never before witnessed musical event that will leave you saying “Thank You For The Music”. 

Featuring an internationally selected live band with the cast of ABBAsolutely FABBAulous and produced by world renowned Showtime Management, critics are calling it “the must see show of the year!” You’ve seen the movie, you may have been lucky enough to see the musical, but nothing compares to the concert experience that is The ABBA Show.

Critics around the world give their praise to The ABBA Show:

“This Show pulls out all the stops. Showtime has always presented shows that are precisely like an actual live performance of our favorite band; they want you to feel like you are watching the actual Abba perform. And the best part is that you do.” – Biz Community -South Africa

“I have never seen an audience react to a show like this one. The whole theatre was dancing all night.” – Q Magazine

“ABBAsolutely brilliant!” -Christchurch Star,New Zealand

“This show is a time warp of fun.” – Courier Mail,Australia

“The cast truly embodies the essence of ABBA and every detail that make us still love them years and years later…Take a trip down memory lane, jump in your favorite jumpsuit, get your hair done and go and enjoy The Abba Show. A must see!” – Duan Wanty – Industry News –South Africa

Theatre Royal, Nelson
14th and 15th March 8pm
Tickets not including service fees
Adults $49
Children (12 and under) $25
Tickets available from the Theatre Royal Box Office
78 Rutherford Street Nelson
03 548 3840
or Ticket Direct – 0800 224 224 (toll free)     

Giles Tingey – Benny
Gemma Donnelly – Agnetha
Giselle Bouwer – Frida
Tony Cowel – Bjorn

George Blackley
Richie Baker
Dale Scheepers 

Lighting Designer - Jon Van Grinsven Jnr 

Wellingon City Council
Aotearoa Gaming Trust
Creative NZ
Auckland City Council