Disney musical, 7 pm on 3/13-14 & 20-21 and 2 pm, 3/15 & 22, Edgewood High School-Sister Kathleen O'Connell Auditorium; Sing-along performance 1 pm, 3/21 ($5 donation). $12. 608-257-1023
In an area high school first, the Edgewood High School Drama Department is staging the Disney/Cameron Cameron Mackintosh Broadway version of Mary Poppins. A huge ensemble cast and lead roles that have been double-cast means that the show involves more than 100 students on stage and behind the scenes.
Mary, Bert, Michael, Jane and all the other wonderful characters will sing and dance through dozens of favorite numbers as Mary Poppins weaves her magical influence.
Show dates and times are March 13-15 and 20-22; Fri. & Sat. at 7pm and Sun. at 2pm in the Sr. Kathleen O'Connell Auditorium at Edgewood High School. Tickets are $12 adult/$7 student/$5 children to age 12 and seniors 65+. Shows sell out! Reserve at edgewoodhs.org.
A Sing-along with Mary Poppins will be held on Saturday, March 21 at 1pm, suitable for children age 10 and under accompanied by an adult. Kids can sing with the cast for such favorites as, Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, A Spoonful of Sugar, and Let's Go Fly a Kite!, do chalk drawings and kite making activities and get a picture with Mary Poppins herself! Gather in the Sr. Kathleen O'Connell Auditorium at Edgewood High School. Suggested donation: $5. No reservation needed.