Disney & Cameron Mackintosh
Mary PoppinsMusical in two acts.
Based on the book Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers and the Walt Disney movie of the same name (1964).
Music by Robert B. Sherman, Richard M. Sherman & George Stiles
Lyrics by Robert B. Sherman, Richard M. Sherman & Anthony Drewe
Libretto by Julian Fellowes
Translation by Leelo Tungal, Anna-Magdaleena Kangro
Director: Georg Malvius (Sweden)
Musical Director and Conductor: Tarmo Leinatamm
Conductor: Lauri Sirp
Choreographer: Cedric Lee Bradley (USA)
Stage Designer: Iir Hermeliin (Tallinn City Theatre)
Costume Designer: Ellen Cairns (Scotland)
Lighting Designer: Palle Palmé (Sweden)
Sound Designer: Tom Saetre (Norway)
In Roles: Hanna-Liina Võsa or Nele-Liis Vaiksoo, Andres Mähar or Karol Kuntsel, Merle Jalakas or Eve Kivisaar, Hannes Kaljujärv or Veikko Täär, Külliki Saldre or Merle Jääger, Lauri Liiv or Simo Breede, Erkki Rebane, Raivo Adlas, Jaan Willem Sibul, Karmen Puis, Siiri Koodres, Katrin Kapinus, Valentina Kremen, Kristiina Raahel Uiga, Karoliine Pärlin, Laura Danilas, Alger Ahuna, Kaspar Kiisk, Mihkel Känd
The Vanemuine Symphony Orchestra, Vanemuine Opera Choir and Vanemuine Ballet Company and band.
Presented with one interval.
The East wind brings a new nanny to the Banks family living on Cherry Tree Lane – Mary Poppins, an extremely vain and self-conscious woman with magical skills. The Banks children, Michael and Jane, get into incredible adventures with her. Unfortunately, Mary is to stay only until the wind changes...
Most of the music featured in the musical was created for the Sherman Brothers’ movie, but some new songs have been added, written by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe.
On the opening night in London in 2004 Mary was played by Laura Michelle Kelly, who received a Lawrence Olivier Award for her performance. On Broadway the musical was staged in 2006.
"Mary Poppins" is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).
In Estonian with English and Finnish subtitles.
Premiere on November 25, 2011 at the Vanemuine Grand Building.
Production gallery:Photos by Alan Proosa