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June 5, 2013
Mamma mia! ExtrABBAganza at the Crest Friday and Saturday

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The Sacramento Gay Men's Chorus is bringing two nights of ABBA to the Crest Theatre.

Featuring dancers, costumes, lighting and special effects, ExtrABBAganza showcases the chorus performing the greatest hits from the '70s Swedish pop group. The SGMC is calling this weekend's show "the largest and most elaborate production" in its 28-year-history.

ExtrABBAganza was originally commissioned in 1997 for the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus and has been put on by gay men's choruses across the country.

The performances are scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and include two 45-minute segments with a 20-minute intermission.Tickets cost $25 and can be purchased at Tickets.com, at the Crest Theatre, at the Gifted Gardener on J Street and from the members of the chorus. Tickets for premier seating and a pre-show reception are $40.

-- Jack Newsham

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