After an pause of 16 years, the stage at C. D. Hylton High School is once again alive with the sound of music, this time basking in the Mediterranean sun with the lively production of “Mamma Mia!” This joyous musical, known for its timeless tunes by the legendary pop group ABBA, is set to charm the school community and beyond, showcasing the talents of our dedicated students. The cast and crew have been working tirelessly to transform the school auditorium into a Greek island paradise, providing the perfect backdrop for this tale of love, laughter, and identity.

As the story unfolds, audiences will be whisked away on a whirlwind of emotion, following the engaging story of Sophie as she seeks to discover the identity of her father on the eve of her wedding, all set against the backdrop of her mother’s past with foot-tapping hits like “Dancing Queen,” “Super Trouper,” and of course, “Mamma Mia”. 

Mark your calendar for the evenings of March 14th, 15th, and 16th—each performance starts promptly at 7pm. Ticket purchases are a click away—the theatre department has made it easy to secure your seats either through ticket spicket or in person. With student pricing at just $10.00 and general admission for $15.00, it’s an affordable outing for all. Be sure to book yours early, as the anticipation for Hylton’s musical resurrection is sure to fill the house quickly. This isn't just entertainment; it's a historic moment for C. D. Hylton High School.

By backing the spring musical, you’re not just relishing an evening of top-notch theater, but also fostering the arts in education and commemorating the dedication and effort of our students. Join us for “Mamma Mia!” and immerse yourself in the enchantment that only a live performance can deliver.

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