MARY POPPINS is a creation of Julian Fellows of “Downton Abbey” fame, along with composers Robert and Richard Sherman who launched the musical back in 2004. Crossing the best parts of the Disney film and the original P.L. Travers books.
The children need to fit this production well and he was smart to cast two talented youths to carry this story and they did not skip a beat opening night.
Woodminster Summer Musicals - through July 19th.
WOODMINSTER SUMMER MUSICALS
PRESENTS ITS 49TH SEASON
Based on the stories of PL Travers and Disney Films
Written by Julian Fellows, Music by Roger and Richard Sherman
with new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.
Directed by Joel Schlader, Musical Direction by Lauren Mayer,
Choreographer Jody Jaron
Woodminster Amphitheater, 3300 Joaquin Miller Road, Oakland
Tickets: $26 to $59 with each child free with a paying adult
Tickets: www.woodminster.com or 510-531-9597
Photo’s by Jon Kawamoto