Mary Poppins (London)
Ends Oct 2022 2h 50m
Mary Poppins (London)

Mary Poppins (London) London Reviews and Tickets

(46 Reviews)
Members say
Delightful, Enchanting, Entertaining, Great singing, Great staging

About the Show

Olivier Award nominated revival of the classic musical staged by Disney and Sir Cameron Mackintosh.

Read more Show less

Member Reviews (46)

Sort by:
  • Default
  • Standing in our community
  • Highest first
  • Lowest first
  • Newest first
  • Oldest first
  • Only positive
  • Only negative
  • Only mixed
128 Reviews | 69 Followers
Must see, Enchanting, Great staging, Great singing, Delightful

See it if You’ve never seen the legendary Petula Clark, still stopping the show at age 89.

Don't see it if Family musicals are not your thing.

84 Reviews | 8 Followers
Delightful, Entertaining

See it if Big scale musical stying fairly true to the well know sort. Well done.

Don't see it if you are looking for something unexpected. You know this story.

31 Reviews | 0 Followers
Great staging, Great singing, Entertaining, Epic, Magical

See it if You love a classic Disney Story in the most beautiful production to date with a stellar cast and incredible visuals !

Don't see it if You are not a supercalifragilistiexpialidocious Kind of person.

28 Reviews | 0 Followers
Slow, Fluffy, Disappointing

See it if you like slightly old fashioned shows with a LOT of set and you want value for money.

Don't see it if you have an ounce of cynicism in your body.

27 Reviews | 4 Followers
Entertaining, Quirky, Great staging

See it if you're a fan of the Sherman Brothers songs and the basic plot of the film it's based on. Great sets and amazing choreographies.

Don't see it if you expect an accurate adaptation of the film. The musical is supposed to be closer to the books, although it uses the Disney songs

21 Reviews | 0 Followers
A great evening out, Enchanting, Delightful

See it if You enjoy Disney

Don't see it if You don’t like Disney movies Read more

19 Reviews | 0 Followers
Great singing, Exquisite, Entertaining, Enchanting, Absorbing

See it if You like a spoonful of sugar

Don't see it if Can’t think of a reason

18 Reviews | 0 Followers
Great writing, Great staging, Great singing

See it if You like a good musical and want to have a fun evening

Don't see it if Don’t like children, there will be many in the audience

Critic Reviews (9)

Time Out London
February 13th, 2022

Half-baked story aside, ‘Mary Poppins’ serves up everything you could want in a mega-budget family musical: memorable songs, dazzling visuals and a nostalgic ideal of a London that never existed. It’s supercalifragelistically good fun to visit for an hour or three.
Read more

London Theatre
November 13th, 2019
For a previous production

But for nearly three hours, at least, you can park some of those worries at the door, and simply bask in the gentle familiarity and delightful uplift of this story and the spit-spot production it has been given...
Read more

The Telegraph (UK)
November 13th, 2019
For a previous production

Zizi Strallen (who played the role on tour in 2015) might have stepped from a picture-book. She is, to cite one of the better songs of the blandish cache by Stiles and Drewe (augmenting the bankable Sherman Brothers classics), “practically perfect in every way”.
Read more

The Guardian (UK)
November 13th, 2019
For a previous production

Travers scholars may still miss the darkness of the books, but for the rest of us the show is an unassailable treat and Eyre’s production has acquired the heart to go with its art.
Read more

The London Evening Standard
November 14th, 2019
For a previous production

This feel-good extravaganza defies both logic and pessimism. Maybe that’s what we need right now.
Read more

What's On Stage (UK)
November 13th, 2019
For a previous production

The iconic musical makes a welcome return to the West End...Although it often conjures the movie, the stage show undoubtedly has its own tart tone.
Read more

The Times (UK)
November 14th, 2019
For a previous production

As an alternative to panto, the production makes a perfectly acceptable family outing. As a musical, it doesn’t quite take flight.
Read more

The Stage (UK)
November 13th, 2019
For a previous production

But, even at almost three hours, the whole thing feels rushed. The songs are taken at a lick, and the production jolts from one set-piece to another without pause for breath...Watch the film, read the books. Save the magic.
Read more

Watch This Next (3)

10K+ Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

This classic Andrew Lloyd Webber musical is the longest running in Broadway history.

144 Reviews
Open run
NYC: Midtown W

Michael R. Jackson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterwork about a young artist grappling with identity.

253 Reviews
Ends Jun 05
NYC: Midtown W

Ntozake Shange's groundbreaking performance piece is reborn on Broadway.