Disney and Cameron Mackintosh present Mary Poppins at London’s Prince Edward Theatre.
The multi-award winning stage adaptation of Disney’s much-loved film Mary Poppins returns to London.
The magical story of the world’s favourite Nanny arriving on Cherry Tree Lane is triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs.
Mary Poppins is brought to life by an award-winning creative team including book by Oscar-winning screenwriter and “Downton Abbey” creator, Julian Fellowes, direction by Richard Eyre, Co-direction and Choreography by Matthew Bourne, with Co-choreography by Stephen Mear and design by seven-time Tony Award winner Bob Crowley.
This classic musical features a magical score by Richard M Sherman and Robert B Sherman including the songs Jolly Holiday, Step in Time, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and Feed the Birds with new songs and additional music and lyrics by the Olivier award-winning British team of George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.
Mary Poppins is booking until 7 March 2021 at the Prince Edward Theatre, London
Who’s in it? Mary Poppins Cast
The cast features Zizi Strallen (Strictly Ballroom, Cats) as Mary Poppins, Charlie Stemp (Hello, Dolly!, Half A Sixpence) as Bert, Joseph Millson as George Banks, Petula Clark as the Bird Woman, Amy Griffiths as Winifred Banks, Claire Moore as Miss Andrew, Claire Machin as Mrs Brill, Jack North as Robertson Ay and Barry James as Bank Chairman and Admiral Boom.
The ensemble comprises Yves Adang,Lydia Bannister, Angeline Bell, Lydia Boulton, Matt Cox, Adam Davidson, Katie Deacon, Danielle Delys, Joshua Denyer, Stan Doughty, Glen Facey,Davide Fienauri, Ian Gareth-Jones,Mark Goldthorp, Joanna Gregory,Catherine Hannay, Jacqueline Hughes,Jason Kajdi, Sam Lathwood, Jordan Livesey, Ceili O’Connor, Malinda Parris,Alex Pinder, Ben Redfern, Rachel Spurrell, Lucie-Mae Sumner, Rhys Westand Monique Young.
Book by Julian Fellows with score by Richard M Sherman and Robert B Sherman with additional music and lyrics by the Olivier award-winning British team of George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.
Mary Poppins is directed by Richard Eyre with co-direction and choreography by Matthew Bourne, and co-choreography by Stephen Mear. Set and costume design is by Bob Crowley with lighting design by Hugh Vanstone and Natasha Katz, sound design by Paul Gatehouse, orchestrations by William David Brohn, and dance and vocal arrangements by George Stiles.
★★★★★ ‘Stageful of sugar is a rapturous delight.’ – The Guardian
★★★★ ‘The medicinal sugar-rush we all desperately need.’ – Daily Telegraph
★★★★ ‘This feel-good extravaganza defies both logic and pessimism’ – Evening Standard
Important NotesShowtime: Family Night performances on Wednesdays at 19:00
Theatre InformationPrince Edward Theatre
Address: 28 Old Compton Street, London, W1D 4HS
Nearest Underground: Leicester Square (Northern line, Piccadilly line)
Nearest Buses: 14, 19, 38
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