Mamma Mia! Roles and Ranges

All ages approximate. None of the roles have been cast.

Donna, Female, Belter, 35-45:  The owner of the Taverna on the Greek island of Kalokairi; Sophie’s mother. She is the former lead singer of “Donna and the Dynamos. Honest, straight and hard-working, she is the most naturalistic and vulnerable
of the characters. Delivers some of the biggest solos in the show. Principal role.

Sophie, Female, Pop Soprano, 18-25: A very special young woman who is determined to find
the romance and happiness she feels eluded her mother. Has an adventurous spirit even though
she pursues a conventional marriage. Must be able to move extremely well. Principal role.

Tanya, Female, 35-45: A former singer in the “Dynamos.” Rich, sophisticated, acerbic, funny,
and witty. Actress who sings. Must be able to move extremely well. Supporting principal role.

Rosie, Female, 35-45: Also a former singer in the “Dynamos” who now writes for and runs a
feminist press. She’s confident, strong, and funny on the outside but shy underneath. Kooky and
fun, good comic actress, a bit of a clown. Actress who sings. Must be able to move extremely well.
Supporting principal role.

Lisa, Female, 18-25: Sophie’s friend who arrives to be a bridesmaid. Very energetic and kooky.
Must be able to dance. Featured ensemble role.

Ali, Female, 18-25: Sophie’s friend. Impulsive and fun. Should contrast to Lisa and Sophie.
Must be able to dance. Featured ensemble role.

Sam, Male, Baritone, 35-45: May be Sophie’s father. Left Donna 20 years ago because he was
engaged to another woman. Charming, successful architect. Actor who sings. Should be able to
move well. Supporting principal role.

Harry, Male, High Baritone, Tenor, 35-45: May be Sophie’s father. British financier, wealthy,
buttoned-up, and conservative but trying to reconnect with his freer, youthful self. Must do a very
convincing English accent. Also an actor who sings. Should be able to move well. Supporting
principal role.

Bill, Male, 35-45: May be Sophie’s father. A travel writer with no possessions or strings.
Good-natured, always ready for adventure. Funny, comedic actor. Should be able to move well.
Supporting principal role.

Sky, Male, 24-30: Sophie’s fiance. Athletic, attractive – was a successful businessman. Left to
help Donna with her taverna and marry Sophie. Featured ensemble role.

Pepper, Male, Baritone/Tenor, 20-29: Sky’s friend. Helps run the hotel. Charming, loves women, always flirting. Must be able to dance. Acrobatic skills a plus. Featured ensemble role.

Eddie, Male, Baritone/Tenor, 20-29: Another friend of Sky and hotel worker. Laid-back, easygoing. Must be able to dance. Featured ensemble role.

Ensemble: Males & Females, 18+: Dynamic dancers with vocal range and comedic chops.