Monday, September 25, 2017

Eric Carte, Bethan Nash, and More Join MY FAIR LADY at The Mill at Sonning; Full Cast Announced by BroadwayWorld

The Mill at Sonning has just announced casting for this year's Christmas musical MY FAIR LADY , the story of Eliza Dolittle which has captivated audiences for decades. Performances begin on…

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Monday, September 11, 2017

Not so loverly: early Mackintosh My Fair Lady 'tasteless and vulgar' by Dalya Alberge

Previously unpublished letters reveal tension between legendary lyricist Alan Jay Lerner and producer over staging of musicalHe is the most powerful musicals producer of all time, but in his…

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Sunday, September 10, 2017

Exclusive Podcast: 'Behind the Curtain' Chats with the King of Obscure Showtunes, Michael Lavine by Behind The Curtain

If you are in the musical theatre business, chances are you have thanked heaven for the brilliance of Michael Lavine. While any one of us could easily go and pick up the scores to MY FAIR LA…

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Friday, September 1, 2017

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/1 - MY FAIR LADY, PIPPIN, and More! by Bww Special

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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The Production Company announces full cast for Brigadoon by Arts Review

Featuring a cast of 28, a band of 21 and a real-life piper playing Scottish bagpipes, The Production Company have announced the full cast for their final show of season 2017, Lerner and Loew…

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My Fair Lady by Arts Review

It was a stroke of genius by John Frost and Opera Australia to invite Julie Andrews, who originated the role of Eliza Doolittle in the original 1956 Broadway production, to come to Australia…

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

From My Fair Lady to Gigi: 23 Playbills Alan Jay Lerner Brought to Broadway by Hannah Vine

The Tony Award-winning lyricist was born August 31, 1918.

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

‘Downton Abbey’ star Charles Edwards in ‘My Fair Lady’ by Blouin Artinfo

Charles Edwards plays Henry Higgins in Julie Andrews’ 60th anniversary Australian production of ‘My Fair Lady,’ at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney. As a child, British actor Charles E…

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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Lauren Ambrose could be Broadway’s next Eliza Doolittle by Ian Mohr

Broadway sources are buzzing that Lauren Ambrose is being cast as Eliza Doolittle in the revival of “My Fair Lady.”

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Review: Lyric’s “My Fair Lady” gets to the church on time but plays it a bit on the safe side by Jim Farmer

In staging the classic My Fair Lady, Atlanta Lyric Theatre and director Scott Seidl have made some wise decisions — the best of which is casting Galen Crawley as its titular character.…

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Rialto Chatter: Is Lauren Ambrose Broadway's Next Eliza Doolittle? by BroadwayWorld

Sources connected to Broadway are reporting that SIX FEET UNDER star Lauren Ambrose has been tapped as Eliza Doolittle in the upcoming revival of MY FAIR LADY.

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

People You Should Know . . . Tony Romero by Zack Calhoon

TONY ROMERO-Off-Broadway: Tokyo Can Can, Triplets starring Ruth Brown and Babes in Toyland at Lincoln Center. Regional credits: Mame starring Christine Ebersole, Paper Mill Playhouse; Anythi…

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tickets on Sale Now for MY FAIR LADY at The Bristol Hippodrome by BroadwayWorld

Tickets are now on sale for My Fair Lady at The Bristol Hippodrome this September. Bristol's own multi award-winning production company, BLOC Productions, welcome you to their latest musical…

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Friday, July 7, 2017

Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/7 - BEAUTIFUL, LION KING, DISASTER, and More! by BroadwayWorld

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature…

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

DC Theater Friday: Second City satire and Olney’s ‘My Fair Lady’ by Nelson Pressley

The Sizzlin’ Summer Nights cabaret series returns to Signature Theatre.

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Colin Firth Still In the Running for MY FAIR LADY Revival? by BroadwayWorld

As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Lincoln Center Theater, in association with Nederlander Presentations Inc., will mount a new production of Lerner amp Loewe's My Fair Lady next spring, …

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Broadway still pleading for Colin Firth to star in ‘My Fair Lady’ by Michael Riedel

Since “My Fair Lady” is my favorite musical, I’m looking forward to Lincoln Center Theater’s revival of it next spring. But Lincoln Center and director Bartlett Sher are having some …

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Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

1. My Fair Lady at Olney Theatre Center. “Olney Theatre Center’s production of “My Fair Lady” is a fresh, hot, and deliciously satisfying re-envisioning of Lerner and Loewe’s…

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Brittany Campbell as Eliza carries a strong, slightly racy ‘My Fair Lady’ by Celia Wren

In Olney production, the power struggle with Higgins occasionally displays a startling erotic edge.

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Review: My Fair Lady

Olney Theatre Center presents a "Roaring" new version of a classic.

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Monday, June 26, 2017

My Fair Lady blooms with Olney Theatre Center’s new take (review) by Jill Kyle-Keith

My Fair Lady, now at Olney Theatre Center, is yet another classic brought to life by this versatile theatre company. As reimagined by director Alan Souza, the timeline has been moved a few y…

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Sunday, June 25, 2017

Review: ‘My Fair Lady’ at Olney Theatre Center by Paul M. Bessel and Barbara Braswell

Not your grandparents’ My Fair Lady, Olney Theatre Center presents a brilliant reimagining of this classic musical. With book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe, it…

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Theatre Review: ‘My Fair Lady’ at Olney Theatre Center by Mark Beachy

What is your favorite musical?  For me, it happens to be “My Fair Lady.” When I heard that Director Alan Souza​ was re-envisioning Lerner and Loewe’s s award-winning adap…

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

DC Theater Friday: ‘The Sound of Music’ and other favorite things by Nelson Pressley

‘My Fair Lady’ starts at Olney; ‘School for Wives’ continues at Shakespeare

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Today on Broadway: Thursday, June 22, 2017 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “Cats” Announces Closing, Princess Diana Musical in the Works, Well-Times “1984” Announcement, Matt’s Crazy “My Fair Lady” Prediction! ̶…

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