Prince Edward Theatre, London
Disney and Cameron Mackintosh's multi award-winning musical MARY POPPINS returns to its original West End home at the Prince Edward Theatre from 23rd October 2019.
The magical story of the world's favourite Nanny is triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs. Starring Zizi Strallen, returning to play the title role following great acclaim on the recent sell-out international tour, and Charlie Stemp as Bert, who recently gave an award-winning performance as Arthur Kipps in Cameron Mackintosh's production of Half A Sixpence.
Petula Clark will portray The Bird Woman, and will sing the classic Sherman Brothers tune, "Feed the Birds".
Joseph Millson joins the cast as Mr. Banks, father of Jane and Michael Banks who gets an unexpected attitude adjustment during Mary's stay in his home.
The stage production of MARY POPPINS is brilliantly adapted from the wonderful stories by PL Travers and the original film. It is co-created by Cameron Mackintosh and has a book by Oscar-winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator, Julian Fellowes. With a timeless score by Richard M Sherman and Robert B Sherman including the classic songs; Jolly Holiday, Step in Time, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and Feed the Birds with new songs and additional music and lyrics, including Practically Perfect, by the Olivier award-winning British team of George Stiles and Anthony Drewe
£1.25 restoration levy (collected on behalf of the theatre) appears as part of the face value.
BOOKING PERIOD: From 23 October 2019 to 3 May 2020.
PERFORMANCE TIMES: Wednesday (Family Night): 7.00pm, Thursday - Monday: 7.30pm, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday: 2.30pm. Performance schedule may alter from 23rd October - 25th November 2019.
RUNNING TIME: TBC
AGE RESTRICTION: As an advisory to adults who might bring young people. Children under the age of 3 will not be admitted into the theatre. All persons under the age of 16 must be accompanied by and sat next to the accompanying adult. They may not sit on their own within the auditorium. If children do have separate seats you could be refused entry. All persons entering the theatre, regardless of age, must have a ticket.
WARNING: Mary Poppins contains theatrical smoke and fog effects, pyrotechnics, strobe lighting and loud noises.
VENUE: PRINCE EDWARD THEATRE, Old Compton St, Soho, London W1D 4HS