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Laura Michelle Kelly and Gavin Lee
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On Tuesday, August 24, Gavin Lee rejoined the Broadway production of Mary Poppins in the role of Bert, which he originated both in London and on Broadway. He is replacing Christian Borle.

The cast currently features Laura Michelle Kelly in the title role, along with Karl Kenzler (Mr. Banks), Megan Osterhaus (Mrs. Banks), Valerie Boyle (Mrs. Brill), Ann Arvia (Bird Woman), Mark Price (Robertson Ay), Ruth Gottschall (Miss Andrew), and Jonathan Freeman (Admiral Boom). Catherine Missal, Rachel Resheff, and Rozi Baker alternate as Jane Banks; and Christopher Flaim, David Gabriel Lerner, and Ethen Haberfield alternate as Michael Banks.

For originating the role in the London production, Lee received an Olivier Award nomination. For his Broadway performance, he received a Tony Award nomination and a Drama Desk Award. He has played the role of Bert in the show's national tour since March 2009.

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