The musical is based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the 1964 Walt Disney film featuring Julia Andrews. Mary Poppins tells the story of a young woman who arrives at the Banks Family who live at 17 Cherry Tree Lane, London.
Directed by Debbie Fraser. The cast include Emily Jacker in the role of Mary Poppins, Bert will be Laurence Heenan, Gareth Grainger stars as Mr Banks while Simone Warnock is Mrs Banks. It also features an ensemble cast of forty and an children’s ensemble.
We all remember the songs featured in the movie that appear in the stage show including A Spoonful of Sugar, Jolly Holiday, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocius, Chin, Chin Cher-ec and Anything Can Happen If You Let It.
If this musical is a favourite of yours, this local production by BLOC is not to be missed.