Venue Details

Boston Opera House
539 Washington Street Boston, MA 02111
617-259-3400
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4.6 / 5 Rated by 97 members
Review from Goldstar Member
3 events 1 review

The musical was excellent! The singing was top-rate and the special effects and dance numbers were better than expected. My only warning is that the "mezzanine" seats are really "balcony" seats at the Opera House and they are very, very high up....continued

reviewed Mar 01 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from JimF
Red Velvet 45 events 25 reviews

Good Broadway type show, fine sets and lighting, talented singing and acting. Mary Poppins of course is a children's story and the audience will include lots of kids. It's a huge theatre and the mezzanine is a long way from the stage so bring...continued

reviewed Mar 01 2011 report as inappropriate
Review from David Levy
Red Velvet 27 events 5 reviews

The show is great, although there were some technical glitches (missed sound cues, late light cues, and a curtain that got stuck causing a couple minutes of delay towards the end of act one). It's hard to not love Mary Poppins, and this production...continued

reviewed Mar 09 2011 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Family Entertainment of the highest order. -Boston Globe http://www.boston.com/ae/theater_arts/articles/2011/02/21/mary_poppins_nowhere_is_there_a_more_happier_crew/
“The high-flying spectacle, running on the rocket fuel of such memorable movie numbers as ‘A Spoonful of  Sugar’ and ‘Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,’ can’t help but be delightful.” —Los Angeles Times http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/culturemonster/2009/11/theater-review-mary-poppins-at-the-ahmanson-theatre.html#more
An explosion of song, color and dance… Mary Poppins is the rare production that over-delivers at every level. —Variety http://www.variety.com/review/VE1117941615.html?categoryid=33&cs=1
During its big, masterfully designed production numbers, Poppins weaves its own special brand of magic. —Orange County Register http://www.ocregister.com/entertainment/poppins-219559-mary-disney.html
A great show!  A perfect piece of musical theater. —Clive Barnes, New York Post (4/4 stars)
A fresh fountain of youth that makes many a grown-up feel like a kid again. —USA Today
Read the great reviews https://www.goldstar.com/events/los-angeles-ca/mary-poppins.html?reviews=all from our members who saw the Los Angeles engagement of Mary Poppins.

Description

From London to New York and around the world, more than 5 million people have experienced the supercalifragilistic hit Broadway musical that the _Los Angeles Times _calls “a high-flying spectacle.” Based on one of the best-loved Disney movies of all time, Mary Poppins tells the irresistible story of the remarkable nanny who soars in on a magical breeze and changes a family forever. 

The show features over-the-top production numbers to such beloved songs as “A Spoonful of Sugar,” “Let’s Go Fly a Kite,” “Feed the Birds,” “Step In Time,” and, of course, “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious,” You’ll fall in love with the one musical that can make everyone believe in the magic. 

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