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My Fair Lady

Book and Lyrics: Alan Jay Lerner. Music: Frederick Loewe.

Productions

Theatre Royal Drury Lane, 1958 - ?

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Theatre Royal Drury Lane
First performance: Wednesday 30th April 1958
Production Staged by Moss Hart. Choreography and Musical Numbers: Hanya Holm.
Production Designer: Oliver Smith. Costumes Designer: Cecil Beaton.
Musical Arrangements: Robert Russell Bennett and Phil Lang.
Dance Music arranged by Trude Rittman. Lighting: Joe Davis.
Musical Adviser: Cyril Ornadel. Conductor: Robert Philpot.

~1959 programme cast
CharacterPlayed By
BuskerJoan Elvin
BuskerTerry Williams
BuskerWilhelm Maurer
Mrs. Eynsford-HillLinda Gray
Eliza DoolittleAnne Rogers
Freddy Eynsford-HillLeonard Weir
Colonel PickeringHugh Paddick
A BystanderVernon Joyner
Henry HigginsAlec Clunes
Selsey Man/Harry/
Lord Boxington
Alan Dudley
Hoxton ManReg Templer
Another Bystander/Jamie/
Ambassador
Gavin Gordon
First Cockney/BartenderRobert Crane
Second CockneyJohn Moore
Third CockneyHoward Davies
Fourth CockneyRobin Dunbell
Bartender/Major DomoMostyn Evans
Alfred P. DoolittleJames Hayter
Mrs. PearceBetty Woolfe
Mrs. HopkinsElaine Garreau
ButlerJohn Moore
ServantHoward Davies
ServantElaine Lovegrove
ServantMary Burgess
ServantFreda Sessions
ServantMercia Glossop
ServantBetty Benfield
Mrs. HigginsZena Dare
Chauffeur/ConstableAlan Burton
FootmanPeter Newton
Footman/FlunkeyLee Kenton
Lady BoxingtonElaine Garreau
Flower GirlCharmain Burn
Zoltan KarpathyVernon Joyner
FlunkeyWallace Stephenson
Queen of TransylvaniaMargaret Halstan
Mrs. Higgins' maidWillow Stockdale
Singing EnsembleBetty Benfield, Diana Bradney, Mary Burgess, Daphne Estelle, Mercia Glossop, Elaine Lovegrove, Ann Pidgeon, Freda Sessions, Jean Scott, Felicity Wilson, Robert Crane, Howard Davies, Robin Dunbell, Mostyn Evans, John Griffin, Lee Kenton, John Moore, Peter Newton, Bernard Quinn, Wallace Stephenson
Dancing EnsembleDiana Beall, Doone Bingeman, Charmian Burn, Joan Elvin, Helene Gilmer, Patricia Hawks, Leonie Leahy, Pamela Morgan, Pamela Pearce, Willow Stockdale, Dorothy Walker, Ruth Walters, Alan Burton, Norman Caldas, Roy Carlton, Geoffrey Guy, Ross Howard, Lionel Luyt, Wilhelm Maurer, John Prescott, Reg Templar, Terry Williams, Fred Wisden, Ronald Yerrell

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