Return to Headlines

MARY POPPINS JR. ‘FLIES’ INTO JACKSBORO ISD

Jacksboro ISD's Production of 

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s MARY POPPINS JR.

Playing at Jacksboro ISD Auditorium in Jacksboro, TX.

 

Jacksboro, Texas, December 14-15 2019– Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins JR. is playing at the Jacksboro Middle School Auditorium from December 14 through December 15. On Saturday, Dec.14 we will have a performance at 7:00 pm and will perform a matinee on Sunday, Dec. 15 at 2:00 pm. The “practically perfect” 70-minute musical is based on the classic P.L. Travers stories and the Walt Disney film. The cast includes students from all three campuses and is led by Director Donna Fenter. 

 

All of London is shouting from the rooftops about this exciting stage adaptation of the classic tales of Mary Poppins. Join the Banks family as they encounter adventure after fun-filled adventure with their curious new nanny, Mary Poppins. Adapted especially for young performers, this musical includes favorite Sherman brothers songs such as “A Spoonful of Sugar,” “Feed the Birds,” and “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” as well as wonderful new songs by George Stiles and Anthony Drewe. With colorful characters and an irresistible score, Mary Poppins JR. is sure to be a crowd-pleaser for all ages!

 

Ticket prices for both performances are $7.00 for adults, $4.00 for children.  Admission will be taken at the door. No advance tickets will be offered.

 

Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins JR. is presented through special arrangement with and all materials are provided by Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com. For more information about licensing Mary Poppins JR. or other Disney shows, please visit www.DisneyMusicals.com.

 

Jacksboro High School’s Theatre Program is part of the Fine Arts Department at Jacksboro High School. Theatre Director, Donna Fenter and Fine Arts Department Head, Patrick Flaniken welcome you to an evening of celebration of Theatre this holiday season. Many students on all campuses have worked together to bring you this performance.  Mary Poppins, played by Andi Longoria is delightful! Bert, played by Drew Bright is sure to be a crowd pleaser. Jane Banks will be played by Kenadee Sell on Saturday night and by Kylie Johnson on Sunday afternoon. Michael Banks will be portrayed by Johnny Rivera. 

 

Music Theatre International (MTI) is one of the world’s leading theatrical licensing agencies, granting theatres from around the world the rights to perform the greatest selection of musicals from Broadway and beyond. Founded in 1952 by composer Frank Loesser and orchestrator Don Walker, MTI is a driving force in advancing musical theatre as a vibrant and engaging art form.

 

MTI works directly with the composers, lyricists and book writers of these musicals to provide official scripts, musical materials, and dynamic theatrical resources to over 70,000 professional, community, and school theatres in the US and in over 60 countries worldwide.

 

MTI is particularly dedicated to educational theatre and has created special collections to meet the needs of various types of performers and audiences. MTI’s Broadway Junior™ shows are 30- and 60-minute musicals for performance by elementary and middle school-aged performers, while MTI’s School Editions are musicals annotated for performance by high school students.

 

Local Press Representative Contact: Rebecca Sell

 

Music Theatre International (MTI) is one of the world’s leading theatrical licensing agencies, granting theatres from around the world the rights to perform the greatest selection of musicals from Broadway and beyond. Founded in 1952 by composer Frank Loesser and orchestrator Don Walker.

 

 Flyer