About Mary Poppins Tour - Dubai
Dubai Opera - May 1 - May 18, 2017
Based on the stories of and the P.L. TRAVERS and the WALT DISNEY FILM
Book by JULIAN FELLOWES
New songs and additional music and lyrics by GEORGE STILES and ANTHONY DREWE
Original music and lyrics by RICHARD M. SHERMAN and ROBERT B. SHERMAN
The magical story of the world’s favourite Nanny arriving on Cherry Tree Lane has been triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs. The stage version of MARY POPPINS is brilliantly adapted from the wonderful stories by PL Travers and the beloved Walt Disney film.
The stage production of MARY POPPINS is co-created by Cameron Mackintosh and has a book by Oscar-winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator, Julian Fellowes. It has a timeless 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. The producer for Disney Theatrical Productions is Thomas Schumacher.
The internationally renowned and multi award-winning creative team assembled for MARY POPPINS is led by stage and film director Richard Eyre. Co-direction and Choreography is by Matthew Bourne, with Co-choreography by Stephen Mear. Set and Costume Design is by Bob Crowley with Lighting Design by Natasha Katz, Sound Design by Paul Groothuis and Orchestrations by William David Brohn. The National Tour of MARY POPPINS is Directed by Anthony Lyn and Choreographed by Geoffrey Garratt with musical supervision by Stephen Brooker.
The stage production of MARY POPPINS originally opened in 2004 and ran in the West End for three years and over 1,250 performances. During this time it won the Olivier Award for Best Theatre Choreography and Best Set Design as well as the Evening Standard Award for Best Set Design and the Variety Club Award for Best Musical. The Broadway production ran for over six years where it won the Tony Award for Best Set Design. The show has subsequently toured Australia, New Zealand, the U.S, the UK, has been seen by over 11 million people in Vienna.
@MaryPoppins3 days ago
It's our final two performances at the spectacular @DubaiOpera today! We've had the most supercalifragilistic time with you all! 🌂👜👒