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2.4.2019 6:00 pm PST | Event

Industry screening of Academy Award nominated MARY POPPINS RETURNS: Wellington, Mon 4 Feb 6pm

On behalf of Disney we’re delighted to invite you and your guest to a special advance screening of Rob Marshall’s 
When: Monday 4 February, 2019  

Time: 6pm start 
Roxy Cinema, 5 Park Road, Miramar, Wellington – Cinema 2
Mary Poppins Returns has received the following Academy Award nominations
  • Best Production Design – Production Design by John Myhre and Set Decoration by Gordon Sim
  • Best Costume Design – Sandy Powell 
  • Best Original Score – Marc Shaiman
  • Best Original Song – The Place Where Lost Things Go – Music by Marc Shaiman; Lyric by Scott Wittman and Marc Shaiman

RSVP is essential:RSVP HERE (invitation is strictly non-transferable) 



Synopsis: In Disney’s MARY POPPINS RETURNS an all new original musical and sequel, Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives following a personal loss. Emily Blunt (A Quiet Place, The Girl on the Train) stars as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any ordinary task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure and Lin-Manuel Miranda (Hamilton, Moana) plays her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light—and life—to the streets of London. The film also stars Ben Whishaw (Spectre) as Michael Banks; Emily Mortimer (Hugo) as Jane Banks; Julie Walters (Harry Potter films) as the Banks’ housekeeper Ellen; Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh and introducing Joel Dawson as the Banks’ children, with Colin Firth (The King’s Speech) as Fidelity Fiduciary Bank’s William Weatherall Wilkins; and Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins) as Mary’s eccentric cousin, Topsy. Angela Lansbury appears as the Balloon Lady, a treasured character from the PL Travers books and Dick Van Dyke is Mr. Dawes, Jr., the retired chairman of the bank now run by Firth’s character.
MARY POPPINS RETURNS is directed by Rob Marshall (Into the Woods, Chicago) from a screenplay by David Magee (Life of Pi) and the screen story is by Magee, Rob Marshall & John DeLuca (Into the Woods) based upon the Mary Poppins Stories by PL Travers. The music score is by Marc Shaiman (Hairspray) and the film features all new original songs with music by Shaiman and lyrics by Scott Wittman (Smash) and Shaiman. Cinematography is by Dion Beebe.

Duration: 130 minutes