MARY POPPINS
APRIL 17-19, 2015

Cast of Characters

ADMIRAL BOOM The Banks’ friendly neighbor on Cherry Tree Lane, Admiral Boom’s house is shaped like a great ship. 50s, Baritone.
BERT Bert is a One-Man-Band, a Sidewalk Artist, a Chimney Sweep and a Kite Salesman, but above all, he is a friend to Mary Poppins and Jane and Michael. Mid 30s. Baritone to G.
KATIE NANNA The last in a long line of nannies for the Banks children, Katie Nanna can’t stand any more of Jane and Michael’s pranks and leaves No. 17 Cherry Tree Lane.
MARY POPPINS Jane and Michael’s new Nanny, Mary Poppins is a dazzling personality and a force to be reckoned with. Full of hope even when things look bleak, she tells them “anything can happen if you let it.” Mid 20s. Mezzo Soprano with a strong top.
MICHAEL & JANE The Banks children, Jane and Michael misbehave to get attention from their parents. 9-11 years old.
MISS ANDREW When Mary Poppins disappears, Mrs. Banks calls on Mrs. Andrew, George Banks’ old nanny. She soon finds that Miss Andrew is cruel and demanding. 40s-50s, Soprano with Alto Belt.
MISS LARK Another neighbor on Cherry Tree Lane, she is a bit snobby and treats her dog, Willoughby, as a child. 30s, Mezzo Soprano.
MR. GEORGE BANKS A bank manager, Mr. Banks is father to Jane and Michael. He tries to be a good provider, but often forgets how to be a good father. Early 40s, Baritone.
MRS. BRILL The Banks’ cook, she rules the kitchen at No. 17 Cherry Tree Lane. Mid 50s, Alto.
MRS. CORRY Mysterious and very old, Mrs. Corry runs the “Talking Shop” where people buy conversations and gingerbread. She knew George Banks when he was just a boy. Soprano.
MRS. WINIFRED BANKS A former actress, Mrs. Banks is very busy trying to live up to her husband’s expectations. She is a loving, but distracted mother to Jane and Michael. Mid 30s, Mezzo Soprano.
NELEUS A statue in the Park, Neleus has lost his father, Poseidon, god of the ocean. 20s, Tenor.
ROBERTSON AY Clumsy but good-hearted, the Banks’ bootman has trouble following instructions. Early 20s, Tenor.
THE BIRD WOMAN She sits in front of St.Paul’s Cathedral every day, selling bags of crumbs for the pigeons. 50s, Alto.
THE PARK KEEPER A stickler for rules and regulations, the Park Keeper watches over the park. 40s-50s, Tenor. - See more at: http://www.mtishows.com/show_detail.asp?showid=000329#sthash.HnsfaDbv.dpuf
ADMIRAL BOOM The Banks’ friendly neighbor on Cherry Tree Lane, Admiral Boom’s house is shaped like a great ship. 50s, Baritone.
BERT Bert is a One-Man-Band, a Sidewalk Artist, a Chimney Sweep and a Kite Salesman, but above all, he is a friend to Mary Poppins and Jane and Michael. Mid 30s. Baritone to G.
KATIE NANNA The last in a long line of nannies for the Banks children, Katie Nanna can’t stand any more of Jane and Michael’s pranks and leaves No. 17 Cherry Tree Lane.
MARY POPPINS Jane and Michael’s new Nanny, Mary Poppins is a dazzling personality and a force to be reckoned with. Full of hope even when things look bleak, she tells them “anything can happen if you let it.” Mid 20s. Mezzo Soprano with a strong top.
MICHAEL & JANE The Banks children, Jane and Michael misbehave to get attention from their parents. 9-11 years old.
MISS ANDREW When Mary Poppins disappears, Mrs. Banks calls on Mrs. Andrew, George Banks’ old nanny. She soon finds that Miss Andrew is cruel and demanding. 40s-50s, Soprano with Alto Belt.
MISS LARK Another neighbor on Cherry Tree Lane, she is a bit snobby and treats her dog, Willoughby, as a child. 30s, Mezzo Soprano.
MR. GEORGE BANKS A bank manager, Mr. Banks is father to Jane and Michael. He tries to be a good provider, but often forgets how to be a good father. Early 40s, Baritone.
MRS. BRILL The Banks’ cook, she rules the kitchen at No. 17 Cherry Tree Lane. Mid 50s, Alto.
MRS. CORRY Mysterious and very old, Mrs. Corry runs the “Talking Shop” where people buy conversations and gingerbread. She knew George Banks when he was just a boy. Soprano.
MRS. WINIFRED BANKS A former actress, Mrs. Banks is very busy trying to live up to her husband’s expectations. She is a loving, but distracted mother to Jane and Michael. Mid 30s, Mezzo Soprano.
NELEUS A statue in the Park, Neleus has lost his father, Poseidon, god of the ocean. 20s, Tenor.
ROBERTSON AY Clumsy but good-hearted, the Banks’ bootman has trouble following instructions. Early 20s, Tenor.
THE BIRD WOMAN She sits in front of St.Paul’s Cathedral every day, selling bags of crumbs for the pigeons. 50s, Alto.
THE PARK KEEPER A stickler for rules and regulations, the Park Keeper watches over the park. 40s-50s, Tenor. - See more at: http://www.mtishows.com/show_detail.asp?showid=000329#sthash.HnsfaDbv.dpuf

Mary Poppins - Alexis Anelli
Bert - Ethan Paules
Mr. George Banks - Kurt Eckenrode
Mrs. Winifred Banks - Brooke Weber
Jane Banks - Cordelia Jenkins
Michael Banks - Daniel Kaliszak
Robertson Ay - Julien Sherman
Mrs. Brill - Allison Moltz
Miss Andrew - Abigail Cox
Mrs. Corry - Karly Matthews
Bird Woman - Julia Twaddle

Ensemble Roles
Neleus - Kaleb Fair
Bank Chairman - Justin Rosenberger
Katie Nanna - Rachel Pugaczewski
Policeman - Michael Koval
Miss Lark / Queen Victoria - Sydney Delpi
Admiral Boom - Zach Leonard
Park Keeper - Maggie Kaliszak
Miss Smythe - Danielle Simpson
Von Hussler - Ryan Addotta
Northbrooke - Sam Noel

Messenger - Lucas Sherman
Poseidon - Hayden Parmer

Children's Ensemble Roles
Valentine - Kelly Graffin
Teddy Bear - McKenna Porter
Mr. Punch - Jacob Wade
Toy 1 - Caroline Dumm
Toy 2 - Lauren Paules
Doll - Rachel Pugaczewski

Annie - Ellie Dunaja
Fannie - Ilayna Silliman

Ensemble

Sam Bechtel   Shannon Moran   Destiny Rositzky   Kaila Taylor
Kelly Graffin   Claire Morrison   Miranda Shaffer   Elizabeth Vesper
Robin Harris   Hayden Parmer   Lucas Sherman   Rebecca Watts
Regan Lawlor   Megan Peters   Danielle Simpson   Amy Whitesell
Beth Martin   Autumn Polanowski   Jake Smith   Laura Willem

 

Dance Ensemble

Michaela Bryan   Grace Hartenstein   Brooke Manker   Caraleigh Stiffler
Brittany Copp   Erin Kaliszak   Becca Martin   Allie Taylor
Logan Garvey   Maggie Kaliszak   Bailey Ryon   Lynn Trumpower
Maura Hain            


Children's Ensemble

Caroline Dumm   McKenna Porter   Jacob Wade   Keira Woods
Andrea Hammond   Brianna Ruth       Evelyn Weldon    

 

Children's Dance Ensemble

Jazlyn Baker   Brianna Copp   Lauren Paules   Ilayna Silliman
Avalynn Bennett   Ellie Dunaja   Katy Pfaltzgraff    


 

Production Staff
D
irector - Will Jenkins
Stage Manager - Taylor Reed
Choreographer
- Michelle Joyce
Vocal Director
- Laurie Kotter
Costume & Makeup Design
- Pam Vasilow
Assistant to the Costumer - Jen Addotta
Set & Technical Director - Eric Paules
Assistant Tech Director - Brendan Paules
Promotions / Producer - Heather Jenkins

 

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