How many Tony Award nominations did Mary Poppins receive?
The Broadway version of Mary Poppins won the 2007 Tony Award for Best Scenic Design. It was nominated for 6 other Tony Awards including Best Musical, Best Choreography and Best Leading Actor and Actress in a Musical.
For the stage play, Mary Poppins, the set design was done by Bob Crowley. For his work he received a nomination for the 2005 Laurence Olivier Award for Best Set Design and Coustume Design, was nominated for the 2007 Tony Award for Best Costume Design and won for Best Scenic Design, and the 2007 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Set Design.
Aside from the original 1964 film titled Mary Poppins, a variety of variations have been produced. If one were to count them all, one would have to count independent plays and films as well, making the answer inaccurate. Mary Poppins is the title character of a series of seven children's books all written by P. L. Travers. The titles are: Mary Poppins - 1934 Mary Poppins Opens the Door - 1943 Mary Poppins in the…
The film version of Mary Poppins (1964) was directed by Robert Stevenson (1905 - 1986) who was an English film writer and director. He was nominated for the 1965 Academy Award for Best Director for Mary Poppins. He also directed the Disney films The Love Bug(1968), Herbie Rides Again (1974) and Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971).
Laura Michelle Kelly played Mary Poppins in the 2005 musical and won an Olivier Best Actress Award in 2005. After Laura Michelle Kelly, Scarlet Strallen took the title role and was followed by Lisa O'Hare who left in Spring 2008 as Scarlet Strallen came back and stayed until the end of the show in January of 2009.