Diana Rigg joins Rupert Everett in Pygmalion at the Garrick Theatre

Dame Diana Rigg is to join Rupert Everett and Kara Tointon in the Chichester transfer of Pygmalion.

Dame Diana Rigg
Dame Diana Rigg

The Chichester Festival Theatre’s 2010 revival of Pygmalion, directed by Philip Prowse, is transferring to the Garrick Theatre this Spring (12 May to 3 September 2011).

Revisiting the part of Professor Henry Higgins will be stage and screen star Rupert Everett, joined by Strictly Come Dancing winner and former EastEnders actress Kara Tointon as Eliza Doolittle. George Bernard Shaw’s famous play was turned into the successful1956 musical My Fair Lady.

The play will also star Peter Eyre as Colonel Pickering, alongside Rigg as Mrs Higgins.

Diana Rigg’s credits include Hay Fever and The Cherry Orchard at Chichester, Honour, Suddenly Last Summer, Follies, All About My Mother, Mother Courage and Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf. She won a Tony award on Broadway for her performance in the Almeida production of Medea.

Book tickets to Pygmalion at the Garrick Theatre in London

Sign-up for booking alerts, offers & news about Pygmalion and other shows:

📷 Main photo: Dame Diana Rigg is to join Rupert Everett and Kara Tointon in the Chichester transfer of Pygmalion

Related News

More >

Latest News

More >

Leave a Review or Comment

Comments and reviews are subject to our participation guidelines policy, which can be viewed here. Our policy is for readers to use their REAL NAMES when commenting.