The first major West End revival of My Fair Lady in over two decades
The Lincoln Center Theatre production of My Fair Lady transfers to London’s West End in 2022 for a limited 16-week engagement at the London Coliseum. Tickets for My Fair are now on sale.
Nominated for 10 Tony Awards, this critically acclaimed production of My Fair Lady is directed by Tony Award-winner Bartlett Sher(The King and I) and will feature the English National Opera orchestra playing Frederick Loewe’s ravishing score.
Returning to the London stage for the first time in over 21 years, don’t miss this major new production of Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady. One of the most beloved musicals of all time, at its heart My Fair Lady is a story about class, gender and power. And it’s a musical comedy.
Performed by an outstanding company, My Fair Lady features much-loved songs including such classics as “I Could Have Danced All Night”, “The Rain in Spain”, “Get Me to the Church”, “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly” and “On the Street Where You Live.”
The original 1956 Broadway production starring Rex Harrison and Julie Andrews won six Tony Awards including Best Musical and was hailed by The New York Times as “one of the best musicals of the century”. The film adaptation starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison continues to be one of the most cherished musical films of all time.
A once in a lifetime opportunity – this will be a limited engagement booking.
My Fair Lady is booking from 7 May 2022 until 27 August 2022 at the London Coliseum.
What is My Fair Lady about?
Based on George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion, My Fair Lady tells the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young cockney flower seller, and Henry Higgins, a linguistics professor who is determined to transform her into his idea of a ‘proper lady’. But who is really being transformed?
Who is in the London cast of My Fair Lady?
The London cast of My Fair Lady is to be confirmed.
The 2018 Lincoln Centre production featured Tony-nominated Lauren Ambrose (Six Feet Under) as Eliza, Tony-nominated Harry Hadden-Paton (Downton Abbey, The Crown) as Henry Higgins, Tony winner Norbert Leo Butz (Moulin Rouge! The Musical) as Alfred Doolittle and Dame Diana Rigg as Mrs Higgins. In 2019 Broadway’s Laura Benanti starred as Eliza alongside Harry Hadden-Paton as Henry Higgins. The cast also featured Alexander Gemignani, Rosemary Harris, Allan Corduner, Christian Dante White, Linda Mugleston and Clarke Thorell.
Bartlett Sher reunites the original creative team of costume designer Catherine Zuber, set designer Michael Yeargan, lighting designer Donald Holder, sound designer Scott Lehrer and choreographer Christopher Gattelli. My Fair Lady, based on Bernard Shaw’s Pygmalion, has book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe.
Reviews of My Fair Lady
Reviews of this production on Broadway★★★★★ The Telegraph (UK)
★★★★★ "Glows with class" - The Stage (UK)
★★★★ "Dazzling" - The Guardian (UK)
"A thing of beauty. A sumptuous new revival of the most perfect musical of all time. A masterful piece of entertainment" - Entertainment Weekly
"Enthralling! Bartlett Sher’s glowing revival proves that a beloved musical from another era can keep on kicking, as long as it’s got its eyes wide open” - New York Magazine
"A beloved show comes alive in all its glory to end the theater season on a high. Spectacular!"- Variety
"Thrilling! Glorious and better than it ever was! A marvelous and transformative revival” - The New York Times
Venue InformationLondon Coliseum, St. Martin's Lane, WC2N 4ES
Nearest Tube or Train: Leicester Square (Northern line, Piccadilly line), Charing Cross (Northern line, Bakerloo line), Embankment (Northern line, Bakerloo line, District line, Circle line)
Nearest Buses: 3, 6, 9, 11, 12, 13, 15, 23, 24, 29, 53, 77a, 88, 91, 139, 159, 176
Official London Theatre tickets for My Fair Lady at the London Coliseum, London
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