Friday, February 17, 2017

Angela Lansbury Confirmed for Mary Poppins Sequel by Robert Viagas

She joins a cast that includes Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and Dick Van Dyke.

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It's Official! Angela Lansbury Joins MARY POPPINS RETURNS as 'Balloon Lady' by BroadwayWorld

Disney has confirmed rumors from back in December that Angela Lansbury has joined the cast of 'Mary Poppins Returns,' the all-new sequel to Disney's 1964 film 'Mary Poppins' currently filmin…

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

VIDEO: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks 'Mary Poppins', Oscar Nom & More on ELLEN by TV News Desk

On today's ELLEN, theman behind HAMILTON, Lin-Manuel Miranda chatted with host Ellen DeGeneres about his Oscar-nominated music in 'Moana.'

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Monday, February 13, 2017

Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks EGOT Dreams, Mary Poppins & Why His Dad Never Lets Him Skip 'I Will Survive' by Lindsey Sullivan

Hamilton mastermind Lin-Manuel Miranda is back in the States! The recent Oscar nominee stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show on February 13 to discuss the possibility of EGOT-ing at the Oscars…

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Friday, February 10, 2017

Cover Girl! War Paint's Steffanie Leigh is's Next Video Blogger by Ryan McPhee

Want to catch a glimpse of Patti LuPone and Christine Ebersole backstage at their latest Broadway show, or just want to achieve the perfect winged eyeliner? War Paint’s Steffanie Leigh…

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Production Begins on MARY POPPINS RETURNS; Official Plot + More Details Revealed! by Movies News Desk

Production on MARY POPPINS RETURNS, the all new sequel to Disney's 1964 film Mary Poppins, has commenced at Shepperton Studios.

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Steffanie Leigh and More Crowned for Latest BROADWAY PRINCESS PARTY at Feinstein's/54 Below by BroadwayWorld

Just announced,Broadway's final Mary Poppins Steffanie Leigh, Newsies star Stephanie Styles, Krystina Alabado, Jackie Burns, and Mara Davi will be joining Tony nominees Laura Osnes and Susan…

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Sunday, January 15, 2017

Cameron Mackintosh Hints At A West End Return For Mary Poppins by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo In an appearance on The One Show on BBC One this week promoting his new show Half A Sixpence, the world’s most successful producer Sir Cameron Mackintosh hinted that Ma…

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Friday, January 6, 2017

Olivier Winner David Haig Joins Daniel Radcliffe in Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead in London by Lindsey Sullivan

 Olivier Award winner David Haig is set to join Harry Potter star and stage alum Daniel Radcliffe and Joshua McGuire in the Old Vic’s 50th-anniversaryy production of Tom…

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Wednesday, January 4, 2017

A Roxie Returns: Bianca Marroquin Heads Back to Chicago During Mel B's Scheduled Absence by Ryan McPhee

A Chicago veteran is back to rake in the chips for a week. Bianca Marroquín will assume the role of Roxie Hart in the Tony-winning revival from January 5 through January 10, taking ov…

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017

She Loves Me's Scarlett Strallen on Singing 'Ice-Cream' with a British Accent, Meeting Barbara Cook & More by Matt Wolf

No sooner had the gossamer-voiced Scarlett Strallen got herself a base in New York before the English star of such shows as Mary Poppins, A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder and the W…

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Friday, December 30, 2016

Lessons of the Year: The Wicked Sisterhood Lasts a Lifetime, Christian Borle Doesn't Need a Break & More We Learned in 2016 by Ryan McPhee

We got through all of last year, and somehow, we're still here. But before we enter 2017 with dreams of Bette Midler on a staircase, Audra McDonald as a wardrobe and oh my God, another A…

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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Mary Poppins – International Touring Cast Announced by Editorial Staff

By Editorial Staff Disney and Cameron Mackintosh have announced casting for their award-winning production of Mary Poppins which is to be presented in Zurich and Dubai in 2017 after the conc…

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

Analisa Leaming by Barry

Broadway’s Analisa Leaming Celebrates the Holidays on Long Island as Mary Poppins By Iris Wiener Click to read more

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Lisa O’Hare and Zizi Strallen Set for Mary Poppins International Tour by Adam Hetrick

The Disney musical will play Switzerland and Dubai in 2017.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda: How to Be an Artist in the Donald Trump Era by Eliza Berman

The writer-actor-composer on 'Moana,' 'Mary Poppins Returns' and how social media allows him to keep being himself

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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Star of Stage & Screen Angela Lansbury Joins Cast of Disney's MARY POPPINS RETURNS by Movies News Desk

Dick Van Dyke revealed to THR that star of stage and screen Angela Lansbury will also make an appearance in the film.

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Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Dick Van Dyke Will Appear in ‘Mary Poppins’ Sequel by Erin McCann

The actor will not reprise his role as Bert the chimney sweep, he said, and there is no word on what accent he will adopt for his new role.

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VIDEO: Dick Van Dyke Reveals Details of MARY POPPINS Cameo: 'I Gotta Be a Part of It' by Caryn Robbins

This week, the 91-year-old spoke to ET exclusively and revealed further details about the role he will play in the project.

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Today on Broadway: Tuesday, December 20, 2016 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” Casts Adults as Kids, Kate Walsh Heads to Roundabout, and Dick Van Dyke in Talks to Join “Mary Poppins” Sequel! “Tod…

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Monday, December 19, 2016

Dick Van Dyke Will Appear in Mary Poppins Sequel by Andrew Gans

He joins a cast that includes Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda.

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'Mary Poppins,' 'Hair' slated for Mercury Theater's 2017 season by Morgan Greene

Mercury Theater Chicago announced its 2017 season Monday, featuring a slate of three musicals, the company's first-ever non-musical production and the holiday standby "The Christmas Schooner…

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Confirmed! Dick Van Dyke to Appear in Disney's MARY POPPINS Returns by Movies News Desk

In a new feature shared in The Hollywood Reporter titled 'Creative Until You Die,' the legendary performer confirms the news that he has agreed to appear in the Poppins update.

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Thursday, December 15, 2016

Will Ferrell & Kristen Wiig Are Developing a New Movie Musical (About Musicals) from Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman by Ryan McPhee

Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig are joining the crusade to bring musicals to the big screen. The comedy duo are on board to develop a new movie musical based on the book Everything Is Coming U…

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Of Course He Is: Lin-Manuel Miranda's Working on a Movie Musical About an Adventurous Monkey by Ryan McPhee

Not only is the man non-stop—he’s also speeding up. Sony Pictures Animation has fast tracked the movie musical Vivo, featuring 11 songs written by Hamilton mastermind Lin-Manuel …

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Broadway Shines to Lend a Helping Hand for Good Morning America Coat Drive by BroadwayWorld

Broadway Shines will appear on 'Good Morning America' onWednesday, December 14, 2016during the830 a.m.half-hour as part of GMA's 'Warm Coats amp Warm Hearts' Drive. Broadway kids fromOn Your…

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Barrett Doss & More Will Join Andy Karl in Groundhog Day on Broadway by Imogen Lloyd Webber

The Citizens of Punxsutawney have been announced! Barrett Doss and more will appear alongside Andy Karl in Broadway's Groundhog Day. The much-buzzed about tuner is set to begin performan…

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Friday, December 9, 2016

BWW TV EXCLUSIVE: Lin-Manuel Miranda Talks Disney, London with ALADDIN's Trevor Dion Nicholas by BroadwayWorld TV

Lin-Manuel Miranda is currently in London filming MARY POPPINS. He and Trevor Dion Nicholas, currently playing the Genie in the West End production of ALADDIN, chat Disney, unexpected stairs…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Theater Refuses To Be A Safe Space For Donald Trump

The cast of Party People at the Public Theater. Joan Marcus On Nov. 18, Hamilton star Brandon Victor Dixon delivered a curtain call statement to Vice President-elect Mike Pence from t…

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Monday, December 5, 2016

Tony Winner Karen Ziemba & More Tapped for John Kander's Kid Victory Off-Broadway by

Tony winner Karen Ziemba and more have been enlisted for the New York premiere of Kid Victory off-Broadway. Directed by Liesl Tommy and featuring a book and lyrics by Greg Pierce, music by J…

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Review: ‘Mary Poppins’ at the Players Club of Swarthmore by Tim Dunleavy

The Players Club of Swarthmore’s new production of Mary Poppins may surprise some devoted fans of the movie. This stage adaptation, which had a successful run on Broadway a decade ago, isn…

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