Mania: The ABBA Tribute
From London’s West End to Las Vegas, MANIA, the ABBA tribute (Formerly ABBA MANIA) remains the world’s No. 1 touring ABBA tribute show. Formed in 1999, this product has sold out theaters and concert halls across the globe, with over 3,000 live concerts in over 30 countries, bringing the music of the beloved Swedish supergroup to 3 million people.
In an exhilarating, two-hour recreation of one of ABBA’s most memorable concerts, MANIA brings to life the glitz of the ‘70s. This includes all uplifting, dance-inducing, and sometimes heart-breaking songs from the iconic Swedish band, with fantastic costumes, staging, lighting, and effects.
So dig out those platforms, dust down those flares, and enjoy all your favorite hits, including “Mamma Mia,” “Voulez Vous,” “Dancing Queen,” “Winner Takes It All,” “Waterloo,” “Fernando,” “Super Trouper” and many more.
Each is playing the role of ABBA’s famous band members; the talented cast members in the touring United States production include:
Alison Ward (Agnetha)
Originally from Liverpool, England, Ward has performed as a vocalist throughout the United Kingdom, including at Her Majesty’s Theatre in London. She went on to sing as lead vocalist in a show at the New York- New York Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas and remains a Las Vegas resident. Ward has also performed with every central cruise line worldwide.
Hana Keala Freeman (Frida)
A graduate of the University of Nevada-Reno, Freeman is a Los Angeles-based actress, singer, and dancer. She has performed for Tokyo Disney and toured the world in cruise ship productions and Off-Broadway productions “50 Shades the Musical Parody” and “Sista’s the Musical.” She has performed with hit Broadway national tours such as “Ghost the Musical” and re-joins the Abba Mania family for her second tour.
James Allen (Bjorn)
Raised in Sydney, Australia, Allen has performed in numerous leading theater productions, such as “Les Miserables,” “West Side Story” and “Jesus Christ Superstar.” He has served as a guest entertainer on numerous cruise lines and lived in Las Vegas for several years while performing in “Donn Arden’s Jubilee.”
Jeff Pike (Benny)
As a vocalist, keyboardist, and guitarist, Pike has performed many different musical styles in his three decades as an entertainer. A native of Atlanta, Georgia, he just recorded two new albums scheduled for release in 2022 and 2023.