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I Know There’s Something Going On… With This Week’s Video You Deserve

June 21st, 2021
I Know There's Something Going On... With This Week's Video You Deserve

Mondays can be rough. And so, every Monday, we give you a music video. A fun, funny music video. Something that’ll make you smile, make you laugh, make you reminisce, and make you realize that back in the day, music video creators were probably either insane or heavily intoxicated. But were also incredibly entertaining. We call this feature, The Video You Deserve, and you can find it every Monday on your site for fun, free entertainment and features, QuadCities.com. Our latest video is a star-studded endeavor from a former member of the Swedish super-group ABBA! When the band broke up in the... Read More

Have an Abbarama Night at the The Rust Belt!

March 7th, 2019
Have an Abbarama Night at the The Rust Belt!

Hey Quad Cities, are you ready for a DANCE PARTY?! Don’t miss the ultimate Abba tribute band, Abbarama, at the The Rust Belt (1201 7th Street East Moline) on Friday Mar 22. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the dance party will commence at 7 p.m. Tickets are just $15 and can be purchased online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/abbarama-abba-tribute-band-tickets-5535510260. Abbarama is a group of young musicians from Sweden, UK and USA celebrating the music and style of ABBA. The show is performed with a modern electronic sound produced by Grammy Award winning Greg Collins (U2, No Doubt) along with art... Read More

Circa’s ‘Mamma Mia’ Is ABBAsolutely Fabulous

July 28th, 2018
Circa’s ‘Mamma Mia’ Is ABBAsolutely Fabulous

What a brilliant programming decision by Denny Hitchcock and the Circa ’21 brass to bring in “Mamma Mia” at this point, right before the sequel is about to hit theaters and just as summer is reaching its peak, because “Mamma Mia” is an absolutely perfect summer show. It’s fun, it’s light, it’s fizzy and it’s goofily colorful. Based on and buttressed by a succession of songs by the Swedish supergroup ABBA, “Mamma Mia” tells the story of Sophie (Courtney Groves), a 20-year-old on the cusp of getting married, with one usual request couched in an unusual predicament – she wants... Read More

‘Mamma Mia!’ Is ABBAsolutely coming to Circa!

July 18th, 2018
'Mamma Mia!' Is ABBAsolutely coming to Circa!

A beloved Broadway smash and five-time Tony Award nominee, and the show that resurrected an international wave of ABBA fever will make its area debut when Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse treats audiences to the singing, dancing, spirited fun of the iconic musical MAMMA MIA! This pop-tune-driven entertainment – one of the 10 longest-running productions in Great White Way history – will electrify crowds at the Rock Island dinner theater through September 15 and is being brought to life by a spectacular cast of Circa ’21 newcomers and venue favorites. MAMMA MIA! will be staged at Circa... Read More

Have an ABBA-solutely Great Time at Mamma Mia!

July 15th, 2018
Have an ABBA-solutely Great Time at Mamma Mia!

The newest production to hit the Circa ’21 stage is guaranteed to be ABBA-solutely fabulous! Mamma Mia! will be playing at Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse (1828 3rd Ave Rock Island), beginning with two preview performances on Wednesday Jul 18 and Thursday Jul 19 at 5:45. The show will continue it’s run from Friday Jul 20 through Saturday Sep 15. Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in in love with the characters, the story and the music that make Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good show! A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget! Writer,... Read More