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Mary Poppins (musical)

High-flying 'Mary Poppins' on stage in Barrington

A live 10-piece orchestra, colorful costumes and sets, a flying nanny and a roof-dancing chimney sweep will bring to life the world of "Mary Poppins" in Schaumburg On Stage's opening July 31 at Barrington High School. "It's going to be an elaborate, visual show," said Producer Carol Lynch, who founded the theater company. Lynch chose "Mary Poppins" as Schaumburg on Stage's 30th production because, "it's a very exciting, fun show and family entertainment." The show features such beloved tunes as "A Spoonful of Sugar," "Chim-Chim Cher-ee" and "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious." Lynch indicated that...