SECOND AUDITION DATES RELEASED:
3/12 & 3/13
Producer ... David K. Pierce
Director ... Laura C. Skipper
Assistant Director ... April Zavala
Music Director ... Victoria Jones
Choreography ... Kaleb Speakman
When Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady opened on Broadway, it collected six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, while the film version took home eight Oscars, including Best Picture. Based on the play Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw, My Fair Lady is that rare musical by which all others are measured. The tale of a cockney flower girl transformed into an elegant lady features one of musical theatre’s greatest scores, including: “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?,” “With a Little Bit of Luck,” “The Rain in Spain,” “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “On the Street Where You Live,” “Get Me to the Church on Time,” and “I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face.”
Eliza Doolittle is a young flower seller with an unmistakable Cockney accent which keeps her in the lower rungs of Edwardian society. When Professor Henry Higgins tries to teach her how to speak like a proper lady, an unlikely friendship begins to flourish.
Cast Character Roles & Descriptions (ALL roles are available!)
Eliza Doolittle: A flower girl who works outside Convent Garden. Strong willed and Cockney.
Age: 20 to 30, Vocal range top: G5, Vocal range bottom: A3
Henry Higgins, A world renowned phonetist of the upper-class British society.
Age: 35 to 60, Vocal range top: E4, Vocal range bottom: B2
Colonel Pickering, A former British officer and author. Friends with Henry Higgins and a fellow phonetics enthusiast. Age: 50 to 70, Vocal range top: D4, Vocal range bottom: C3
Freddy Eynsford-HillA young, upper class British man who falls in love with Eliza.
Age: 20 to 30, Vocal range top: F4, Vocal range bottom: C3
Alfred P. Doolittle, Eliza's boisterous and charismatic father. Age: 50 to 70, Vocal range top: E4
Vocal range bottom: G3
Harry, a friend of Alfred P. Doolittle's. Age: 30 to 70
Jamie, a friend of Alfred P. Doolittle. Age: 30 to 70
Mrs. Pearce, Higgin's housekeeper. Age: 40 to 60, Vocal range top: G4, Vocal range bottom: E4
Mrs. Eynsford-Hill, Freddy's mother and a friend of Mrs. Higgins.Age: 40 to 70
Mrs. Higgins, Henry's mother. Age: 60 to 80
George, A bartender at the Tottenham Court Road Pub. Age: 20 to 50
Mrs. Hopkins, a Cockney woman. Age: 30 to 60
Professor Zoltan Karpathy, a Hungarian phonetist and former student of Henry Higgins. Age: 20 to 40
Ensemble, Cockney men and women, townspeople, servants, stewards, lords, ladies.