Venue Details

849 Star Starred
The Kennedy Center - Opera House
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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Member Tips

Mark Longo
Dining at the Kennedy Center, while convenient, is quite expensive.
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Mark Longo
Park @ the Watergate for only $10 (much less than KenCen)
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Goldstar Member
Evening casual for summer.
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Goldstar Member
Eat before you get to the Kennedy Center neighborhood.
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Goldstar Member
Try to park outside the Kennedy Center garage, Much easier to leave after the show.
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Take a wrap for inside the theater, it can get cold in the air conditioning.
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Reviews & Ratings

244 ratings
4.5 average rating
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2 reviews
1 stars
attended Jul 03 2010

Show was great, only complaint is that we were in the next to the last row all the way to the right. I had to really crane my neck around to see anything so that part... continued

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40 reviews
27 stars
attended Jul 02 2010

Dreadful. That's the best way I can describe this production. I left during intermission because I didn't think I could stand another hour of it. It's lifeless,... continued

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Jul 07 2010

The show was terrific. Mary Poppins was electrifying and eye-popping. The music, dancing and stage sets were top-notch. Our seats were pretty good, AA Orchestra, but it... continued

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Website

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Quotes & Highlights

“A lavish stage version that’s a wonder to behold” —Associated Press
“Brilliant! I loved the movie, but I love the Broadway musical even more…IT’S MAGICAL!” —Joel Siegel, ABC-TV
Mary Poppins is irresistible!” —USA Today

Description

Believe in the magic of Mary Poppins, the Broadway musical guaranteed to lift your spirits to new heights. Produced by Disney and Cameron Mackintosh, the Tony Award–winning Mary Poppins combines the best of the original stories by P.L. Travers and the beloved Academy Award–winning Walt Disney film to create this perfectly magical musical, filled with priceless memories and timeless songs (“Chim Chim Cher-ee,” “Let’s Go Fly a Kite,” “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious”). The New York Daily News hails Mary Poppins as “a roof-raising, toe-tapping, high-flying extravaganza!”

So come, visit the one place on earth where more than just your imagination takes flight, and you too will believe in the magic of Mary Poppins.

About the Ticket Supplier: The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, located on 17 acres overlooking the Potomac River in Washington, D.C., is America’s living memorial to President Kennedy as well as the nation’s busiest arts facility, presenting more than 2,000 performances each year. The Center is home to seven theaters: the Concert Hall, the Opera House, the Eisenhower Theater, the Family Theater, the Terrace Theater, the Theater Lab, and the Terrace Gallery. In addition, as part of the Kennedy Center’s Performing Arts for Everyone outreach program, free performances take place each evening at 6 p.m. on the Millennium Stage. In addition to offering annual series of the National Symphony Orchestra, Washington National Opera, theater, ballet, dance, chamber music, jazz, and performances for young audiences, the Kennedy Center presents festivals celebrating the arts and culture of countries and regions around the world.