What could be more super(califragilisticexpialidocious) than a Mary Poppins sequel? How about a Mary Poppins sequel helmed by fabulous director/choreographer Rob Marshall and starring the likes of Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda?
Yup, Mary Poppins Returns is happening, friends! In fact, there's now a trailer out for the much-anticipated follow-up to the Disney classic, set to hit theaters December 18th. And from a dance perspective, the new film looks practically perfect in every way.
Mary Poppins Returns is co-choreographed by Marshall—the mastermind behind 2002's film version of Chicago, among many other things—John DeLuca, and Joey Pizzi, and the trailer gives us a peek at what appear to be some truly epic dance numbers. It looks like even 92-year-old Dick Van Dyke, one of the stars of the original film, spends some time in tap shoes, which, 🙌 🙌 🙌 .