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Mary Poppins / Charlotte Film Festival


Mary Poppins Look to the sky! Here she comes with her umbrella- Mary Poppins is in Charlotte through mid September, and joins us today on Charlotte Talks. We'll talk to cast members and the tour director about playing such iconic characters and maintaining the integrity of a musical that has entertained generations of theatre-goers, and we'll get a behind the scenes look the show on the road. Guests Caroline Sheen - Actress, plays "Mary Poppins" Dominic Roberts - Actor, plays "Bert" Anthony Lyn - Associate Director of the Broadway Production of Mary Poppins Mary Poppins is at the Belk Theater thru September 19th. Charlotte Film Festival Charlotte has a thriving independent film community and a long established commercial and television industry in place but it's also becoming a destination spot for filmmakers from around the world to show their work. The Charlotte Film Festival is evidence of that attraction. Festival organizers sift through hundreds of submissions and they've come up with what they say is a stellar lineup of offerings to present at this year's Festival. It takes place in September but first members of the Charlotte Film Festival join us to talk about what we can expect when the lights go down and the projector rolls. Guests Brandon Falls - Public Relations Director, Charlotte Film Festival Jennifer Bratyanski - Programming Coordinator, Charlotte Film Festival Charlotte Film Festival website