Conamar to build Mamma Mia! Greek island set at O2

Aaron Morby 1 year ago
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Stevenage fit-out specialist Conamar has taken the starring role in delivering plans to re-create the Mamma Mia greek island film set in London’s O2 centre.

Created by ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus, Mamma Mia! The Party will recreate the film experience with a show, gourmet Mediterranean meal and disco all in one
Created by ABBA’s Björn Ulvaeus, Mamma Mia! The Party will recreate the film experience with a show, gourmet Mediterranean meal and disco all in one

The Mamma Mia Party set will transform an empty unit at The O2 into the Mediterranean paradise featured in the ABBA musical.

Conamar, which has previously worked on fit-outs for John Lewis and Selfridges, will now help realise the vision of architect Haworth Tompkins, which will see guests step inside the venue and be transported to a Greek taverna, complete with a fountain, olive trees and bougainvillea.

The scope of Conamar’s work includes forming the new mezzanine level, adding an aerialist platform, creating low-level terraces and balconies and reconfiguring existing services to suit the new function of the building.

Ingrid Sutej, producer at Mamma Mia! The Party said: “We are delighted to have appointed Conamar as the principal contractor for the architectural fit-out works. This is the first step in seeing Björn’s vision come to life.”

Neil Dower, managing director at Conamar, said: “We are thrilled to be working on such an exciting project.

“This appointment is our first foray into the arts and culture world, building on our experience of producing fit-outs for an extensive array of high profile clients.”

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