Wednesday, May 20, 2020

#BWWPrompts: Share Your Favorite MY FAIR LADY Memory In Honor of Eliza Doolittle Day!

We want to hear from you! We're starting #BwayWorldPrompts, where each day we'll be asking our readers on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram questions to spark some theater conversation.

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Festival Profile: My Fair Lady by Christa Skiles

New Albany Thespians pilot high school edition of iconic musical The post Festival Profile: <em>My Fair Lady</em> appeared first on Dramatics Magazine Online.

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Friday, April 24, 2020

‘Mean Girls,’ ‘Band’s Visit,’ ‘My Fair Lady’ postponed in San Francisco by Jim Harrington

BroadwaySF is working to reschedule several of its upcoming productions, including "My Fair Lady," "Spamilton," "Harry Potter" concerts, more.

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The Friday 5 Quiz: Which Came First? by JK

No, this isn't a chicken or egg situation. But you might need to do a little research to figure out which one happened first in each pair. This week's Friday 5 Quiz might teach you a little …

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Saturday, April 18, 2020

J is for Julie Andrews. Watch her on Broadway! (including Victor/Victoria in its entirety) by New York Theater

“I began my career when I came to New York in a show called ‘The Boyfriend,’” Julie Andrews says. “‘My Fair Lady” and ‘Camelot’ followed. But then came films and a family, …

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Thursday, April 16, 2020

Musical of the Month: The Drowsy Chaperone : The Cast by JK

This charming little musical was all the more charming because of its thoroughly stellar cast. The talent on this roster of the original Broadway cast is mind-boggling. Not just chock full o…

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Sunday, April 5, 2020

Listen to Your Favorite Movie Musicals on This Week's Elaine Paige on Sunday by

Olivier-winning actress Elaine Paige is giving listeners a chance to hear her BBC Radio 2 show, Elaine Paige on Sunday. This week, Paige is turning to Hollywood to showcase s…

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Monday, March 30, 2020

Bushnell 2020-21 season to include ‘Hadestown,’ ‘Mean Girls,’ the return of ‘Hamilton’ and more by Christopher Arnott

The Bushnell has announced a 2020-2021 that features multi-week bookings of two blockbusters, "Hamilton" and "Wicked," plus the recent Broadway offerings "Hadestown," "Mean Girls," "Pretty W…

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Thursday, March 26, 2020

Musical of the Month: Curtains by JK

Curtains was a unabashed old-fashioned Broadway musical. Big sets, lots of costumes, splashy production numbers and a large cast. The book boasted an impressive twelve principal roles and a …

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Monday, March 23, 2020

Celebrate Tony Nominee Melissa Errico With a Look at Her Stage Highlights by Marc J. Franklin

The actor, known for her work in Amour, My Fair Lady, and more, celebrates her birthday March 23.

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Saturday, March 7, 2020

Laird Mackintosh's Favorite Thing About Touring My Fair Lady: Visiting a Museum in Every City by Ryan Gilbert

Laird Mackintosh has dazzled audiences on Broadway as both the Phantom and Monsieur André in The Phantom of the Opera. He has also appeared as John Utterson in Jekyll & Hyde and Geor…

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Laird Mackintosh's His Favorite Thing About Touring My Fair Lady: Visiting a Museum in Every City by Ryan Gilbert

Laird Mackintosh has dazzled audiences on Broadway as both the Phantom and Monsieur André in The Phantom of the Opera. He has also appeared as John Utterson in Jekyll & Hyde and Geor…

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Monday, March 2, 2020

Fabulous, Baby! Nicole Vanessa Ortiz, Nancy Opel & More to Star in Sister Act at Paper Mill by Andy Lefkowitz

Raise your voice! Paper Mill Playhouse has announced full casting for its upcoming staging of the 2011 Tony-nominated musical comedy Sister Act. The previously announced production will run…

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BWW Exclusive: Ben Rimalower's Broken Records with Special Guest, Alison Fraser

In this episode, Ben and Daniel talk to two-time Tony nominee Alison Fraser about her 1996 album 'A New York Romance.' They also discuss Rusty Magee, James Taylor, Benjamin Dreyer, Bill Finn…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Look Back in Anger by Mark Dundas Wood

This current New York City revival, directed by Aimée Fortier, shifts the focus largely away from Jimmy and onto Alison (Elizabeth Scopel). Critics have described this character as passive,…

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Friday, February 7, 2020

Clarke Thorell & More to Join Brian Stokes Mitchell & Kate Baldwin in Love Life at Encores! by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is complete for the upcoming Encores! staging of Kurt Weill and Alan Jay Lerner's 1948 musical Love Life. Tony winner Victoria Clark will direct and JoAnn Hunter will choreograph the…

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Tuesday, February 4, 2020

The Band's Visit Star Sasson Gabay Among 2020 Helen Hayes Award Nominees by Andy Lefkowitz

Nominations are here for the 36th Annual Helen Hayes Awards, honoring the best in Washington, D.C.-area theater. The 2020 Hayes Awards ceremony will be held at the Anthem on May 18. Among t…

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Saturday, January 18, 2020

How My Fair Lady’s Shereen Ahmed and Adam Grupper Went From Broadway Understudies to Leading Players by Ruthie Fierberg

On the North American tour of the acclaimed LCT revival, Ahmed and Grupper bring a new My Fair Lady to the masses.

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Friday, January 17, 2020

The Friday 5: 5 Broadway "Rain" Songs by JK

I was rifling through some things the other day, and came across a flyer for Ghost: The Musical and saw this picture. It reminded me of that show's song "Rain" and how much I enjoyed Caissie…

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Thursday, January 16, 2020

Broadway In Chicago Announces MY FAIR LADY Tix On Sale Jan. 17 by Showbiz Chicago Newsdesk

Showbiz Chicago Broadway In Chicago Announces MY FAIR LADY Tix On Sale Jan. 17 Broadway In Chicago is pleased to announce that tickets for the North American tour of [...] Broadway In Chica…

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Casting Complete for LCT’s Flying Over Sunset by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

Flying Over Sunset, the new musical set to open this spring courtesy of Lincoln Center Theatre, has announced complete casting for the production. Joining the already announced Carmen Cusack…

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020

First Look: National Tour of My Fair Lady by Broadway Direct

Adapted from George Bernard Shaw’s play and Gabriel Pascal’s motion picture Pygmalion, Lerner & Lowe’s My Fair Lady, with a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederic…

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Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Top 5 Shows of the Week by April Forrer

1. ‘My Fair Lady’ at Kennedy Center. “…is as close to perfection as a musical can be…” – Lynne Menefee. READ Review. Synopsis: My Fair Lady tells the story of Eliza Doolittle…

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My Fair Lady To Play Chicago by Mark A. Robinson For Broadway Direct

“All I want is a room somewhere” is a lyric from the beloved Broadway musical My Fair Lady. The touring company of the Lincoln Center Theatre production of the Lerner and Loewe classic h…

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Three on the Aisle: Not Throwing Away Their Aughts by American Theatre Editors

The critics look back on a decade of change in the American theatre, and discuss 'Greater Clements,' 'Sing Street,' and the 'My Fair Lady' tour.

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Theatre Review: ‘My Fair Lady’ at Kennedy Center by Lynne Menefee

Lincoln Center’s highly acclaimed 2018 revival of the classic musical, “My Fair Lady,” is kicking off its national tour at The Kennedy Center’s Opera House, providing a sparkling tre…

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Thursday, December 26, 2019

Tony Britton obituary by Michael Coveney

Stage and screen actor who was a West End stalwart, became a film star in the 1950s and then a TV sitcom favourite in the 70s and 80s Tony Britton dies aged 95 In a career spanning six decad…

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Sunday, December 22, 2019

‘My Fair Lady’ at the Kennedy Center is sheer melodious pleasure by Peter Marks

The touring production matches the splendid Broadway version.

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Saturday, December 21, 2019

A ‘My Fair Lady’ for today at the Kennedy Center by Bob Ashby

The character arc that carries Lerner and Loewe’s classic My Fair Lady belongs to Eliza Doolittle, as she rises from flower girl at Covent Garden to the belle of the embassy ball, from fer…

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Shereen Ahmed dreamed of playing Eliza Doolittle, not Princess Jasmine. Her wish came true. by Peter Marks

The actress blazes a trail in the national tour of “My Fair Lady” premiering at the Kennedy Center.

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