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Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins

by Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman and Julian Fellowes

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Mary Poppins

Mary Poppins




A new musical based on stories by P. L. Travers and the Disney film "Mary Poppins."


Story:

The practically perfect Mary Poppins arrives nanny the Banks children and, with some help from the chimney-sweep, Bert, ends up turning the family's world upside down.


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Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Richard M. Sherman

Composer

Composer and Lyricist
Robert B. Sherman

Librettist

Librettist
Julian Fellowes



  • Premiere
  • 1964 Film

Broadway Premiere

Theatre
New Amsterdam Theatre
Opening Night
Nov 16, 2006
Total Performances
2,619
Original Cast
Ashley Brown, Daniel H. Jenkins, Gavin Lee, Rebecca Luker, Jane Carr, Katherine Doherty, Kathryn Faughnan, Ruth Gottschall, Matthew Gumley, Henry Hodges, Michael McCarty, Cass Morgan, Delaney Moro, Mark Price, Alexander Scheitinger
Director
Richard Eyre
Choreographer
Matthew Bourne
Producer
Disney Theatrical Productions and Cameron Mackintosh
Musical Director
Brad Haak
Orchestrations
William David Brohn
Scenic Design
Bob Crowley
Costume Design
Bob Crowley
Lighting Design
Howard Harrison

1964 Film Version

Movie Name
Mary Poppins
Type
Hollywood Musical
Director
Robert Stevenson
Screenplay
Bill Walsh, Don DaGradi
Starring
Julie Andrews, Dick Van Dyke, David Tomlinson





CDs

CD
Original Broadway Cast Album

CD
Motion Picture Soundtrack


Sheetmusic

Sheetmusic
Vocal Selections


Videos

DVD
Original Hollywood Version DVD

Blu-Ray
Original Hollywood Version Blu-Ray


Books

Book
Novel by P. L. Travers


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Merchandise




2007 Tony Award Nominations

Best Scenic Design of a Musical
Best Musical
Best Actor in a Musical - Gavin Lee
Best Featured Actress in a Musical - Rebecca Luker
Best Choreography
Best Costume Design of a Musical
Best Lighting Design of a Musical

2007 Drama Desk Award Nominations

Outstanding Set Design of a Musical
Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical - Gavin Lee
Outstanding Musical
Outstanding Book of a Musical
Outstanding Actress in a Musical - Ashley Brown
Outstanding Choreography

2007 Theatre World Award Nominations

Gavin Lee

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