Casting List


London Casts

London Original Cast (December 2004 - October 2005) Same cast applies to Bristol pre-run (September - November 2004)


Principals

  • Laura Michelle Kelly as Mary Poppins
  • Gavin Lee as Bert
  • David Haig as George Banks
  • Linzi Hateley as Winifred Banks
  • Rosemary Ashe as Miss Andrew
  • Jenny Galloway as Mrs. Brill
  • Julia Sutton as Bird Woman
  • Kevin Williams as Park Keeper/Mr Punch
  • Gerard Carey as Robertson Ay
  • Louisa Shaw as Katie Nanna
  • Tim Morgan as Policeman
  • Claire Machin as Miss Lark
  • Ian Burford as Admiral Boom
  • Stuart Neal as Neleus
  • Alan Vicary as Von Hussler/Jack-In-The-Box
  • Nathan Taylor as Northbrook/Valentine
  • Melanie La Barrie as Mrs. Corry
  • Poppy Tierney as Annie/Doll
  • Savannah Stevenson as Fannie
  • Terel Nugent as William
Jane Banks: Charlotte Spencer (until July 2005), Nicola Bowman (until December 2005), Faye Spittlehouse (until May 2005), Carrie Fletcher (until March 2005), Poppy Lee Friar (until December 2005), Kitty Murdoch (March-August 2005), Megan Convery (from August 2005), Charlotte Steele London Long Wheeler (from August 2005)

Michael Banks: Harry Stott (until July 2005), Jack Montgomery (until May 2005), Perry Millward (until March 2005), Ben Watton (until May 2005), Jake Catterall (until July 2005), Oscar Rediff (March-December 2005), Lewis Cornay (from May 2005), Jonny Weldon (from May 2005), Jake Cooley (from August 2005)

Ensemble: Jye Frasca, Lewis Greenslade, Howard Jones, Sarah Keeton, Matthew Malthouse, Stephen McGlynn, Tamara McKoy Patterson, Jo Morris (replaced Lisa in July 2005), Zak Nemorin, Lisa O'Hare (until July 2005), Savannah Stevenson and Agnes Vandrepote

Swings: Sarah Bayliss (dance captain), Ashley Day, Pippa Raine, Philip Michael Thomas (dance captain), Emma Woods and Andrew Wright

Principal Understudies:

  • Mary Poppins - Poppy Tierney, Lisa O’Hare (until July 2005), Savannah Stevenson
  • Bert - Stephen McGlynn, Howard Jones
  • George Banks - Alan Vicary, Tim Morgan
  • Winifred Banks - Sarah Keeton, Savannah Stevenson
  • Miss Andrew - Claire Machin, Louisa Shaw
  • Mrs Brill - Claire Machin, Sarah Keeton

London Cast (October 2005 - April 2006)
  • Scarlett Strallen as Mary Poppins
  • Gavin Lee as Bert
  • Aden Gillett as George Banks
  • Eliza Lumley as Winifred Banks
  • Rosemary Ashe as Miss Andrew
  • Sarah Flind as Mrs. Brill
  • Julia Sutton as Bird Woman
  • Ray C. Davis as Park Keeper/Mr. Punch
  • Andrew Pepper as Robertson Ay
  • Jennie Dale as Katie Nanna
  • Tim Morgan as Policeman
  • Claire Machin as Miss Lark
  • Ian Burford as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Lewis Greenslade as Neleus (until February 2006)
  • Stuart Neal as Neleus (from February 2006)
  • Alan Vicary as Von Hussler / Jack-In-The-Box
  • Howard Jones as Northbrook
  • Melanie La Barrie as Mrs. Corry
  • Laura Scott as Annie/Doll
  • Rebecca Lock as Fannie
  • Lee William-Davis as Valentine
  • Sean Parkins as William
Jane Banks: Lydia Bannister, Rachel Cunningham, Nicola Bowman (until December 2005), Megan Convery (until ??), Poppy Lee Friar (until ??), Charlotte Steel, Eliza Newman, Liberty Cheesman (from ??), Jenny Huxley-Golden (from ??), Rachel Rawlinson (from ??)

Michael Banks: Lewis Cornay, Ross McCormack, Jake Pearce, Oscar Redclif, Jonny Weldon

Ensemble: Matthew Boulton, Tom Dwyer, Jethro Marles, Stephen McGlynn, Tamara McKoy Patterson, Lucy Potter, Annalisa Rossi, Barnaby Thompson, Kate Tydman

Swings: Sarah Bayliss (dance captain), Ashley Day, Lizzi Gee, Rebecca Louis, Stuart Rogers and Philip Michael Thomas (dance captain)

Principal Understudies:

  • Mary Poppins - Rebecca Lock, Laura Scott
  • Bert - Stephen McGlynn, Howard Jones
  • George Banks - Alan Vicary, Tim Morgan
  • Winifred Banks - Annalisa Rossi, Rebecca Lock
  • Miss Andrew - Claire Machin, Jennie Dale
  • Mrs Brill - Claire Machin, Jennie Dale
London Cast (April - November 2006)
  • Scarlett Strallen as Mary Poppins
  • Gavin Lee as Bert Until 25 July 2006
  • Gavin Creel as Bert From 26 July 2006
  • Aden Gillett as George Banks
  • Eliza Lumley as Winifred Banks
  • Louise Gold as Miss Andrew/Miss Smythe
  • Sarah Flind as Mrs. Brill
  • Diane Langton as Bird Woman
  • Ray C. Davis as Park Keeper/Mr. Punch
  • Andrew Pepper as Robertson Ay
  • Jennie Dale as Katie Nanna
  • Mark Faith as Policeman
  • Chevaun Marsh as Miss Lark
  • Paul Bentley as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Jethro Marles as Neleus
  • Mark Meadows as Von Hussler / Jack-In-The-Box
  • Howard Jones as Northbrook
  • Lee William-Davis as Valentine
  • Amanda Symonds as Mrs. Corry
  • Laura Scott as Annie/Doll
  • Rebecca Lock as Fannie
  • Sean Parkins as William
Jane Banks: Lydia Bannister, Jenny Huxley-Golden, Rachel Rawlinson, Georgia Russell, Roxy Searle

Michael Banks: Jordan-El-Balawi, James Burgess, Billy Edwards, Robert Madge, Lawrence Michalowski, Ross McCormack

Ensemble: Matthew Boulton, Chloe Campbell, Tom Dwyer, David McMullan, Scott Owen, Lucy Potter, Annalisa Rossi, Barnaby Thompson, Kate Tydman

Swings: Vanessa Barmby, Paul Farrell, Rebecca Louis (assistant dance captain), Tanya Robb, Stuart Rogers and Philip Michael Thomas (dance captain)

Principal Understudies:

  • Mary Poppins - Rebecca Lock, Laura Scott
  • Bert - Howard Jones, Tom Dwyer
  • George Banks - Mark Meadows, Mark Faith
  • Winifred Banks - Annalisa Rossi, Rebecca Lock
  • Miss Andrew - Jennie Dale, Chevaun Marsh
  • Mrs Brill - Jennie Dale, Chevaun Marsh

London Cast (November 2006 - November 2007)
  • Lisa O'Hare as Mary Poppins Until 19 May 2007
  • Scarlett Strallen as Mary Poppins From 21 May 2007
  • Gavin Creel as Bert
  • Aden Gillett as George Banks
  • Rebecca Thornhill as Winifred Banks
  • Louise Gold as Miss Andrew/Miss Smythe
  • Zee Asha as Mrs. Brill
  • Romy Baskerville as Bird Woman
  • Ray C. Davis as Park Keeper/Mr. Punch
  • Howard Jones as Robertson Ay
  • Louise Davidson as Katie Nanna
  • Mark Faith as Policeman
  • Claire Machin as Miss Lark
  • Paul Bentley as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Jethro Marles as Neleus
  • Neil Ditt as Von Hussler / Jack-In-The-Box
  • Michael Cantwell as Northbrook
  • Stephen Kirwan as Valentine
  • Clare Bonsu as Mrs. Corry
  • Cara Elston as Annie/Doll
  • Jaime Farr as Fannie
  • Romeo Salazar as William
Jane Banks: Liberty Cheesman, Jenny Huxley-Golden, Ashley Clish, Olivia Griffiths, Sarah Mansfield, Jordana Belaiche,Amy Palmer, Isabella Sedgwick, Sophie Worsley, Jodie Welch

Michael Banks: Daniel Barber, Tom Hunter, Jonah Lees, Robert Madge, Christopher Thomas, Laurence Belcher, Sam Cox, Tom Barker, Ethan Beckley

Ensemble: Charlie Bull, Sarah Cortez, David McMullan, Jane McMurtrie, Grant Murphy, Craig Turner, Samuel Tyler, Stuart Winter and Hannah Wooley

Swings: Lewis Butler, Paul Farrell, Nicola Filshie (replaced by Maria Ward), Rebecca Louis (assistant dance captain), Claire Rickard and Philip Michael Thomas (dance captain)

Principal Understudies:

  • Mary Poppins - Jaime Farr, Cara Elston
  • Bert - Howard Jones, Neil Ditt
  • George Banks - Michael Cantwell, Mark Faith
  • Winifred Banks - Hannah Wooley, Jaime Farr
  • Miss Andrew - Louisa Davidson, Claire Machin
  • Mrs Brill - Claire Machin, Louisa Davidson

Final London Cast (November 2007 - January 2008)
  • Scarlett Strallen as Mary Poppins
  • Gavin Creel as Bert
  • Aden Gillett as George Banks
  • Rebecca Thornhill as Winifred Banks
  • Louise Gold as Miss Andrew/Miss Smythe
  • Zee Asha as Mrs. Brill
  • Romy Baskerville as Bird Woman
  • Ray C. Davis as Park Keeper/Mr. Punch
  • Howard Jones as Robertson Ay
  • Louise Davidson as Katie Nanna
  • Mark Faith as Policeman
  • Chevaun Marsh as Miss Lark
  • Paul Bentley as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Lewis Greenslade as Neleus
  • Neil Ditt as Von Hussler / Jack-In-The-Box
  • Michael Cantwell as Northbrook
  • Stephen Kirwan as Valentine
  • Clare Bonsu as Mrs. Corry
  • Cara Elston as Annie/Doll
  • Jaime Farr as Fannie
  • Romeo Salazar as William
  • Claire Machin as Walking Cover
Jane Banks: Maddy Allison, Katie Buchholz, Isabella Sedgwick, Jodie Welch, Sophie Worsley

Michael Banks: Daniel Barber, Ethan Beckley, Laurence Belcher, Sam Cox, Tyler Fagan

Ensemble: Charlie Bull, Clare Louise Connolly, Ross Fountain, David McMullan, Jane McMurtrie, Craig Turner, Samuel Tyler, Stuart Winter and Hannah Wooley

Swings: Lewis Butler, Sarah Cortez, Paul Farrell, Claire Rickard (assistant dance captain), Philip Michael Thomas (dance captain), Maria Ward

Broadway Casts

Broadway Original Cast (2006-2007)
  • Ashley Brown as Mary Poppins
  • Gavin Lee as Bert
  • Daniel Jenkins as George Banks
  • Rebecca Luker as Winifred Banks
  • Ruth Gottschall as Miss Andrew
  • Jane Carr as Mrs. Brill
  • Cass Morgan as Bird Woman
  • Mark Price as Robertson Ay
  • Michael McCarty as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Nick Corley as Park Keeper
  • James Hindman as Policeman/Mr. Punch
  • Megan Osterhaus as Katie Nanna
  • Ann Arvia as Miss Lark
  • Brian Letendre as Neleus
  • Sean McCourt as Von Hussler/Jack-In-The-Box
  • Tyler Maynard as Valentine
  • Janelle Anne Robinson as Mrs. Corry
  • Catherine Walker as Glamorous Doll
  • Vasthy E. Mompoint as Fannie
  • Eric B. Anthony as William
Jane Banks: Katherine Doherty, Delaney Moro, Kathryn Faughnan

Michael Banks: Matthew Gumley, Henry Hodges, Alexander Scheitinger

Ensemble: Eric B. Anthony, Ann Arvia, Pam Bradley, Kristin Carbone, Brian Collier, Nick Corley, Case Dillard, Nicolas Dromard, James Hindman, Suzanne Hylenski, Stephanie Kurtzuba, Matt Loehr, Michelle Lookadoo, Tony Mansker, Tyler Maynard, Sean McCourt, Vasthy E. Mompoint, Jesse Nager, Kathleen Nanni, Megan Osterhaus, Janelle Anne Robinson, Rommy Sandhu, Phillip Spaeth, Shekitra Starke, Catherine Walker and Kevin Yee

Replacement Cast Members

  • Jane Banks: Devynn Pedell, Nicole Bocchi, Alexandra Bero, Lila Coogan
  • Michael Banks: Jacob Levine, Daniel Marconi
  Broadway Cast 2008 and 2009
  • Ashley Brown as Mary Poppins Until October 5, 2008
  • Scarlett Strallen as Mary Poppins From October 9, 2008
  • Gavin Lee as Bert Until October 5, 2008
  • Adam Fiorentino as Bert From October 9, 2008
  • Daniel Jenkins as George Banks
  • Rebecca Luker as Winifred Banks
  • Ruth Gottschall as Miss Andrew/Miss Smythe/Queen Victoria
  • Jane Carr as Mrs. Brill
  • Jeff Steitzer as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Ann Arvia as Bird Woman
  • Corey Skaggs as Policeman
  • Kate Chapman as Miss Lark
  • Nick Sanchez as Valentine
  • Catherine Walker as Glamorous Doll
  • Chad Seib as William
  • Sam Strasfeld as Northbrook
Jane Banks: Kelsey Fowler, Cassady Leonard, Alison Jaye Horowitz

Michael Banks: Neil McCaffery, Zach Rand, Marlon Sherman

Broadway Cast 2009 and 2010
  • Scarlett Strallen as Mary Poppins Until October 11, 2009
  • Laura Michelle Kelly as Mary Poppins From October 12, 2009
  • Adam Fiorentino as Bert Until October 11, 2009
  • Christian Borle as Bert From October 12, 2009
  • Daniel Jenkins as George Banks Until October 11, 2009
  • Jeff Binder as George Banks Until February 27, 2010
  • Karl Kenzler as George Banks From March 1, 2010
  • Rebecca Luker as Winifred Banks Until February 27, 2010
  • Megan Osterhaus as Winifred Banks From March 1, 2010
  • Ruth Gottschall as Miss Andrew/Miss Smythe/Queen Victoria
  • Jane Carr as Mrs. Brill Until August 30, 2009
  • Jenny Galloway as Mrs. Brill Until November 29, 2009
  • Valerie Boyle as Mrs. Brill From December 4, 2009
  • Ann Arvia as Bird Woman
  • Jonathan Freeman as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Corey Skaggs as Policeman
  • Jessica Sheridan as Miss Lark
  • Aaron Albano as Valentine
  • Elizabeth Derosa as Glamorous Doll
  • T. Oliver Reid as William
  • Sam Strasfeld as Northbrook
Jane Banks: Alison Jaye Horowitz, Cassady Leonard, Kelsey Fowler, Juliette Allen Angelo, Rozi Baker, Rachael Resheff, Catherine Missal

Michael Banks: Neil McCaffery, Zach Rand, Marlon Sherman, Andrew Shipman, Matthew Schechter, Jeremiah Kissane, Christopher Flaim, Ethan Haberfield, David Gabriel Lerner

  Broadway Cast Replacement History
  • Scarlett Strallen replaced Ashley Brown as Mary Poppins on October 9, 2008.
  • Adam Fiorentino replaced Gavin Lee as Bert on October 9, 2008.
  • Jenny Galloway replaced Jane Carr as Mrs. Brill on September 1, 2009.
  • Laura Michelle Kelly replaced Scarlett Starllen as Mary Poppins on October 12, 2009.
  • Christian Borle replaced Adam Fiorentino as Bert on October 12, 2009.
  • Jeff Binder replaced Daniel Jenkins as George Banks on October 12, 2009.
  • Valerie Boyle replaced Jenny Galloway as Mrs. Brill on December 4, 2009.
  • Karl Kenzler replaced Jeff Binder as George Banks on March 1, 2010.
  • Megan Osterhaus replaced Rebecca Luker as Winifred Banks on March 1, 2010.

UK Tour

Original UK Tour Cast (June 4th 2008 - April 18th 2009)
  • Caroline Sheen as Mary Poppins Until October 25 2008
  • Lisa O'Hare as Mary Poppins From October 27 2008
  • Daniel Crossley as Bert
  • Martin Ball as George Banks
  • Louise Bowden as Winifred Banks
  • Deryn Edwards as Miss Andrew
  • Shirley Jameson as Mrs Brill
  • Valda Aviks as Bird Worman
  • Mark Anderson as Robertson Aye
  • Ronald Markham as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Kraig Thornber as Park Keeper/Mr. Punch
  • Christopher Dickins as Policeman
  • Sophie Caton as Katie Nanna
  • Jennifer Owen as Annie
  • Laura Medforth as Miss Lark
  • Stuart Winter as Neleus
  • Ian Caddick as Von Hussler/Jack-In-The-Box
  • Sam Archer as Valentine
  • Tania Mathurinr as Mrs. Corry
  • Jaime Farr as Fannie
  • Rohan Pinnock–Hamilton as William
  • Martin Neely as Northbrook
  • Emily Shaw as Doll
  • Liam Wrate and Chris Gardner as Toy Soldiers
  • Elaine Gee and Marsha George as Kite Girls
  • Craig Turner as Kite Boy
  • David Birch as Messenger Boy
  • Maddy Allison, Liberty Cheesman, Niamh Coombes, Chloe Jones, Molly Phillips or Isabella Sedgwick as Jane Banks
  • Charlie Callaghan, Tyler Fagan, Thomas Goodall, Max Griesbach, William Pearce or George Spittle-McGuire as Michael Banks
  • Swings: Matthew Barrow, Paul Farrell, Richard Jones, Lucinda Lawrence, Rebecca Lee, Holly Dale Spencer

Göteborg Production

Göteborg Original Cast
  • Linda Olsson as Mary Poppins
  • Magnus Borén as Bert
  • Sven Angleflod as George Banks
  • Nina Norblad as Winifred Banks
  • Monica Einarson as Miss Andrew
  • Mio Netzler as Mrs. Smyth
  • My Holmsten as Mrs. Brill
  • Carina Söderman as Bird Woman
  • David Lundquist as Robertson Ay
  • Sven Törnell as Von Hussler/Bank Chairman
  • Sten Pernmyr as Admiral Boom
  • Lars Hjertner as Park Keeper
  • Mikael Simlund as Policeman/Mr. Punch
  • Mia Ringblom Hjertner as Katie Nanna/Annie
  • Ingahlill Gauffin Wagelin as Miss Lark
  • Hanna Brehmer as Neleus
  • Fredrik Reinfeldt as God
Ensemble: Cynthia Kai, Magnus Lundgren, Anna Werner, Malin Brandeby, Karolina Krigsman, Pierre Hagman, Malena Tuvung, Tobias Ahlsell, Sindre Postholm, Anette Korre Paulsson, Linda Pettersson, Sara Englund, David Ingham, Robert Sillberg, Markus Liljedahl, Björn Thudén, Tore Sverredal, Isabel Fortes

US Tour

Original US Tour Cast
  • Ashley Brown as Mary Poppins Until
  • Caroline Sheen as Mary PoppinsFrom
  • Gavin Lee as BertUntil September
  • Nicolas Dromard as BertFrom September 10th, 2010
  • Karl Kenzler as George BanksUntil
  • Laird Mackentosh as George BanksFrom
  • Megan Osterhaus as Winifred BanksUntil
  • Blythe Wilson as Winifred BanksFrom
  • Ellen Harvey as Miss Andrew
  • Valerie Boyle as Mrs.Brill
  • Jane Carr as Mrs.Brill
  • Rachael Izen as Mrs.Brill
  • Mary VanArsdel as Birdwoman
  • Andrew Keenan-Bolger as Robertson Ay
  • Dennis M
  • Mike O'Conner as Admiral Boom/Bank Chairman
  • Q Smith as Mrs Corry
  • Tom Shouharda as Park Keeper/Jack-in-the-Box
  • Michael Gerhart as Von Hussler
  • Dominic Roberts as Northbrook
  • Nick Sanchez as Valentine
  • Justin Keyes as William
  • Carol Angeli as Glamour Doll
  • Laird Mackintosh as Policeman
  • Abigail Droeger, Aida Neitenbach, Katie Balen, Bailey Grey, and Kelsey Fowler as Jane Banks
  • Christopher Flaim, Justin Hall, Bryce Baldwin, and Carter Thomas as Michael Banks
  US Tour Cast Replacement History
  • Jane Carr replaced Valerie Boyle as Mrs. Brill on November 20, 2009.
  • Caroline Sheen replaced Ashley Brown as Mary Poppins on February 11, 2010.
  • Laird Mackintosh replaced Karl Kenzler as George Banks on February 11, 2010.
  • Blythe Wilson replaced Megan Osterhaus as Winifred Banks on February 11, 2010.
  • Rachel Izen replaced Jane Carr as Mrs. Brill on February 11, 2010.
  • Garett Hawe replaced Brian Letendre as "Neleus" on May 11, 2010
  • Nicolas Dromard will replace Gavin Lee as Bert on September 10, 2010.

Netherlands Production

Original Dutch Cast
  • Noortje Herlaar as Mary Poppins
  • William Spaaij as Bert
  • Hugo Haenen as George Banks
  • Maike Boerdam as Winifred Banks
  • Lucia Meeuwsen as Miss Andrew
  • Yvonne Valkenburg as Mrs Brill
  • Steve Beirnaert as Robertson Ay
  • Penny Vos as Bird Woman
  • Jeannine La Rose as Mrs Corry
  • Ger Otte as Park Keeper
  • Bert Simhoffer as Bank Chairman / Admiraal Boom
  • Yves Adang as Neleus

Australian Production

Original Australian Cast
  • Verity Hunt-Ballard as Mary Poppins
  • Matt Lee as Bert
  • Philip Quast as George Banks
  • Marina Prior as Winifred Banks
  • Judi Connelli as Miss Andrew
  • Sally-Anne Upton as Mrs. Brill
  • Christopher Rickerby as Robertson Ay
  • Debra Byrne as Bird Woman
  • David Henry as Admiral Boom/Chairman
  • Mitch Fistrovic as Neleus
  • Jack Webster as Park Keeper
  • Troy Sussman as Von Hussler
  • Adam Murphy as Northbrook