Brown, Lee, Berro, Gumley and Author Lassell
to Celebrate Release of "Mary Poppins" Tome Jan. 31

By Andrew Gans
29 Jan 2008

Several of the stars of the Broadway production of Mary Poppins will help celebrate the release of Michael Lassell's new book, "Mary Poppins: Anything Can Happen If You Let It," Jan. 31.

Ashley Brown (Mary Poppins), Gavin Lee (Bert), Alexandra Berro (Jane Banks) and Matthew Gumley (Michael Banks) will join author Lassell for a late afternoon event at the World of Disney.

The cast members will perform "Practically Perfect" and "Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious," and Lassell will read selections from his new book. All will be on hand to sign autographs.

The two-hour event is scheduled to begin at 4 PM.

The World of Disney is located in Manhattan at 711 Fifth Avenue at 55th Street.

Mary Poppins plays the New Amsterdam Theatre. For tickets call (212) 307-4747 or visit