No Boundaries Youth Theater is set to bring a “super calf fragility” musical to life as it produces Disney’s Mary Poppins Jr. in Plainville this month. Based on one of the most beloved Disney films of all time and the Broadway musical that played over 2,500 performances, Disney’s Mary Poppins Jr. is a “practically perfect” musical experience for young actors and audiences of all ages.
Nearly fifty children and teenagers from across Connecticut will take part on stage and behind the scenes. In addition to the magical nanny and the world’s most popular chimney sweep, the cast will play the Banks family, their domestic servants, bankers, park goers, hang gliders, and 1910 Londoners. Jolly Holiday, Let’s Go Fly a Kite, Feed the Birds, Chim Chiminey and of course Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.
Mary Poppins Jr. is performed at Plainville High School at 47 Robert Holcomb Way in Plainville. Performances are Friday, July 26th, 7:00 pm; Saturday, July 26th, 7:00 pm; and Sunday, July 28th, 2:00 p.m. Admission prices are $ 13 for adults and $ 11 for children, students, and seniors. Tickets can be reserved by calling the New Britain Youth Theater at 860-515-8115 or purchased online via a link at www.nbyt.org. Tickets for all performances will also be available at the box office.
The No Boundaries Youth Theater was founded as the New Britain Youth Theater in 2010 and was named Connecticut’s Best Children’s Theater by Connecticut Magazine in 2017. More information about the company can be found at www.nbyt.org.