Heatherwood's Mary Poppins ready to float onto the stage at Jackson High
Last updated 3/15/2019 at Noon
The performers will be ready and the parents will be nervous when the curtain goes up on the Heatherwood Middle School production of Mary Poppins on Friday night, March 22.
“Yes, I’ve seen the film with Dick van Dyke as Burt the chimney sweep,” said a confident 14-year-old Dash Beatty. “But I really want to make the role my own. I want to add a special flair and my own walk that reflects who I am as an actor.”
Beatty will share top billing in the middle school production with Sophie Erb, who will play the title role with a smile and a nod that will set her apart from the screen...