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A Spoonful of Sugar: Summit H.S. Stages 'Mary Poppins' Mar. 2-6; Tickets Now On Sale

The Summit High School student cast rehearses for the March performances of "Mary Poppins."
SUMMIT, NJ - One of the most famous umbrellas in cinematic history will fly into the Hilltop City, as the award-winning Summit High School (SHS) theatre arts department presents "Mary Poppins" March 2 - 6.

Featuring an irresistible story and unforgettable songs from one of the most popular Disney films of all time, Mary Poppins is a “practically perfect” musical for the entire family. Beyond its wild special effects, breath-taking dance numbers, and unforgettable characters, Mary Poppins teaches children of all ages to value the important things in life: family, friendship, imagination, and that “Anything Can Happen if You Let It.”  

Performances run Wednesday and Thursday, March 2  - 3, at 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, March 4 - 5, at 7:30 p.m.; and Sunday, March ,6 at 2 p.m. 
Show tickets are $16 for adults, $13 for students and seniors. and can be purchased at There will be a free Character Meet & Greet before the show March 3, and  tickets -- sold separately and priced at $10 -- are also available for a "Jolly Holiday Character Tea" with the cast March 6 at 12:30 p.m. There is no charge for adult chaperones to attend the "Character Tea."
To pay with cash or check, visit Summit High School on Saturday, February 27, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., or at the show each night one hour before curtain time. All ticket sales are final.  

On Opening Night March 2, all seats are priced at $11, if purchased by February 17. Student groups of 10 or more and their chaperones can purchase tickets to the March 3 performance for $11 each.  

Questions pertaining to ticket purchases should be directed to

Summit High School is located at 125 Kent Place Boulevard.

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