Broadway's Elizabeth DeRosa and Drew Humphrey Lead Kids with Disabilities in Variety's MARY POPPINS This Weekend
Variety Children's Theatre presents its 7th annual performance, MARY POPPINS, playing this weekend, October 23-25 at the Touhill Performing Arts Center.
Lara Teeter -- of Broadway's ON YOUR TOES, SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS and HAPPY NEW YEAR -- will direct, with original MARY POPPINS cast member Elizabeth DeRosa and Broadway's WHITE CHRISTMAS star Drew Humphrey appearing as Mary and Bert, respectively.
The show, affiliated with the Variety the Children's Charity of St. Louis, is set to feature children from all walks of life, including many with disabilities.
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Mary Poppins-Elizabeth DeRosa
Winifred Banks-Leah Berry
George Banks-Gary Glasgow
Jane Banks-Fiona Scott
Michael Banks-Phoenix Lawson
Admiral Boom-Whit Reichert
Miss Andrew-Elise LaBarge
Robertson Ay-Shawn Bowers
Teddy Bear-Ryan Jacobs
Miss Smythe-Lauren Lenke
Bird Woman-Kay Love
Von Hussler- Gerry Love
Doll- Katie Miller
Mrs. Corry-Allison Newman
Katie Nanna-Taylor Pietz
Park Keeper-Mark Saunders
Mrs. Brill-Zoe Vonder-Haar
Neleus- Geoffrey Alexander
Adult Ensemble: Will Bonfiglio,Jack Erbs, Austin Jacobs & Chris Reifsteck
Teens: Andrew Adolphson, Joel Breeden, Molly Carl, Grace Clark, Meghan Concagh, Jonah Darian,Jennifer Egley, Caroline Eiseman, Gracie Gibson, Eddy Hahn, Audrianna Hebron, SullIvan Hogan, William Blake Klenke, Adair Lindenmayer, Lily Manning, Morgan McDonald, Sydney Mitchell, Emily Moranville, Brendan Morris, Cara Palombo, Caroline Reifsteck, Natalie Scheers, & Luke Wilmes
Kids: Reagan Austin, Ryan Austin, Zoe Browning, Mollie Carter, Lily Crockett, Olivia Eaker, Susannah Egley, Carter Eiseman, Nick George, Meredith Gerard, Selah Harris, Julia Harweger, Lilly Kanterman, Sarah Kaul, Gracie Kelley, Peyton LaMarina, Isabella Leonard, Lily McDonald, Phoebe McFarland, Kaitlyn Patrick, Arielle Pedersen, Trey Perlut, Ronan Ryan, Autumn Sprous-Johnson, Charlie Teeter, Katherine Teeter & Annie Williams.
Adult Ensemble/Dancer: Kelly Bitzer, Dustin Crumbaugh, Dawn Gilbertson, Miranda Payne, Erin Prange, & Mary Elizabeth Stephens.
For more than 80 years, Variety the Children's Charity of St. Louis has helped thousands of children with disabilities say "I can" by providing them with vital medical equipment, as well as educational, therapeutic and recreational programs such as the annual Adventure Camp and Variety Children's Theatre. An international leader in fundraising, Variety the Children's Charity also distributes grants to more than 75 qualified partner agencies throughout the St. Louis area to fund programs and/or services that directly impact the lives of children with physical and mental disabilities. For more about Variety, visit varietystl.org.