Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious! MARY POPPINS to Return to the West End in 2019
It has been reported that the practically perfect musical Mary Poppins will return home to the West End's Prince Edward Theatre in fall of 2019.
Actress Zizi Strallen will once more step into the iconic role of Mary Poppins. Strallen has also played the role in the previous UK tour of the musical.
Former Hello Dolly! on Broadway cast member Charlie Stemp will join Strallen in the role of Bert.
According to reports, the Prince Edward's current tenant, Disney's ALADDIN, will play its final performance on August 31, 2019.
For more information visit: marypoppinsonstage.co.uk. Tickets are set to go on sale January 2019.
The stage production of Mary Poppins originally opened in the West End in December 2004, running for three years and over 1,250 performances. During this time it won two Olivier Awards, an Evening Standard Award and the Variety Club Award for Best Musical. The Tony Award®-winning Broadway production ran for over six years. The show has subsequently toured the UK and Ireland, the US, Australia, New Zealand and played in Holland, Mexico, Austria, Switzerland, Dubai, Japan and Germany where the production continues its successful run in Hamburg. Mary Poppins has been seen by over 11 million people worldwide.