Book by Julian Fellowes. Songs by Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman, George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. Directed by Richard Eyre.
Princess of Wales Theatre, 300 King W, Toronto, 416-872-1212, mirvish.com
Showtimes: Tue-Sat 7:30 pm, Sat-Sun and Wed 2 pm
(no eve show Dec 24th)
Mary Poppins marks the first collaboration between Disney, producer of the acclaimed The Lion King and Beauty and the Beast, and Cameron Mackintosh, legendary producer of the record-breaking The Phantom of the Opera, Cats and Les Miserables. The result is a new musical so extraordinarily enchanting you’ll have just one word for it: “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!”
Since the curtain first rose on Mary Poppins, critics and audiences alike have been raving. This effervescent hit has astonished over six and a half million people worldwide with its pure Broadway magic. With four productions currently running on three continents, Mary Poppins is one of the biggest stage musical successes in recent years. This consummate production features the irresistible story and unforgettable songs from one of the most popular Disney films of all time, plus brand, new breathtaking dance numbers and astonishing stage-craft to make it everything you could ever want in a hit Broadway show.