Stage and screen icon Julie Andrews speaks at a press conference during her first visit to Australia on May 16, 2013. The star of movies such as Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music and Victor/Victoria, Andrews is in Australia for her national tour of 'An Evening with Julie Andrews'.
So off we went to Broadway where Julian auditioned for Mary Poppins. Although he did not get the part, he got the attention of the casting director who requested he audition for Les Mis
So it was time to move on, and I felt lucky it happened this way, but I felt bad for the cast of Mary Poppins, of course.
I saw a Tuesday matinee, then flew back the next morning and returned to Mary Poppins that night. I didn’t want to take the mick. I landed at JFK at 3.15pm and had an 8pm show.More quotes »
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bit of "Mary Poppins." A touch of "Annie Get Your Gun." A sampling of "Oklahoma!" The Sahuarita Dance Center will have them all and more this weekend with its "The Magic of Musicals" performances at 4, 5:30 and 7 p.m. Saturday at the Sahuarita District Auditorium, from AZ starnet.com Read more »
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This is New York: Heike Bachmann, Living in the Moment
bike in New York City, even in the ’90s, a time when it was just her and the delivery guys on the road. They would call her “Mary Poppins” as she biked to work in a skirt, with flowers in her hair and her basket. Indeed, there is something magical about Bachmann from The Epoch Times Read more »