Sunday May 7, 2023
Her Majesty’s Theatre
219 Exhibition Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000
Katie Hinton & Karen Clare
Language/ Cultural Consultant
Adapted from the beloved stories by PL Travers and the original film; the magical tale of the world’s favourite Nanny comes to life on stage in a spectacular and unforgettable production.
The multi-award winning and critically acclaimed MARY POPPINS is co-created by Cameron Mackintosh, with a book by the Academy Award®-winning screenwriter Julian Fellowes. The producer for Disney Theatrical Productions is Thomas Schumacher.
The original music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman include the timeless favourites Jolly Holiday, Step in Time, Feed the Birds and Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. New songs and additional music and lyrics are by the Olivier award-winning British team of George Stiles and Anthony Drew including the now celebrated classics Practically Perfect and Anything Can Happen.
This production of MARY POPPINS has orchestrations by William David Brohn with dance and vocal arrangements by George Stiles. It has a new sound design by Paul Gatehouse and new lighting by Hugh Vanstone and Natasha Katz. Co-choreography is by Stephen Mear. The reimagined set and costume designs are by Bob Crowley. Co-direction and choreography is by Matthew Bourne and direction by Richard Eyre.