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Bio:
Broadway: Carousel. Tours: The King and I (1st National), Miss Saigon (Midwest Tour). Regional: West Side Story (Tony standby), The King and I (Lun Tha), (both Lyric Opera Chicago); Oklahoma! (Curly; Theatre Under the Stars); Thoroughly Modern Millie (Ching Ho; Pittsburgh CLO); A Little Night Music ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: Carousel. Tours: The King and I (1st National), Miss Saigon (Midwest Tour). Regional: West Side Story (Tony standby), The King and I (Lun Tha), (both Lyric Opera Chicago); Oklahoma! (Curly; Theatre Under the Stars); Thoroughly Modern Millie (Ching Ho; Pittsburgh CLO); A Little Night Music ... (read complete bio)
Review Roundup: MY FAIR LADY National Tour Resumes Performances; Read the Reviews! Photo Review Roundup: MY FAIR LADY National Tour Resumes Performances; Read the Reviews!
by Review Roundups - Nov 10, 2021

Returning to lead the cast are Shereen Ahmed as Eliza Doolittle, Laird Mackintosh as Professor Henry Higgins, Leslie Alexander as Mrs. Higgins, Adam Grupper as Alfred P. Doolittle, Kevin Pariseau as Colonel Pickering, Gayton Scott as Mrs. Pearce, and Sam Simahk as Freddy Eynsford-Hill.

BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY at Orpheum Theatre Photo BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY at Orpheum Theatre
by Steve Murray - Nov 4, 2021

There's a brief appearance by a group of protest sign carrying suffragettes during a street scene in this Lincoln Center 2018 revival of Lerner and Loewe's classic musical My Fair Lady, and it may be the only bridge between this distinctly old-fashioned early 20th century Edwardian perspective and today's post-feminist world. This revival, nominated for 10 Tony Awards and directed by award winning director Bartlett Sher is a beautiful looking opportunity to experience one of musical theatre's greatest chestnuts.

BWW Review: LERNER & LOEWE'S MY FAIR LADY at Dolby Theatre Photo BWW Review: LERNER & LOEWE'S MY FAIR LADY at Dolby Theatre
by Harker Jones - Oct 12, 2021

The show falls somewhat flat despite tight choreography, stunning set design, and some supporting star turns

Photos/Video: First Look at the National Touring Cast of MY FAIR LADY Photo Photos/Video: First Look at the National Touring Cast of MY FAIR LADY
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2021

The North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady officially returned on September 14, 2021 at The Hobby Center in Houston, TX. Directed by Bartlett Sher, the tour originally opened on December 19, 2019 at The Kennedy Center. Learn how to get tickets and see the cast in action.

Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh Will Lead the MY FAIR LADY Tour Photo Shereen Ahmed and Laird Mackintosh Will Lead the MY FAIR LADY Tour
by Stephi Wild - Aug 31, 2021

Returning to lead the cast are Shereen Ahmed as Eliza Doolittle, Laird Mackintosh as Professor  Henry Higgins, Leslie Alexander as Mrs. Higgins, Adam Grupper as Alfred P. Doolittle, Kevin  Pariseau as Colonel Pickering, Gayton Scott as Mrs. Pearce, and Sam Simahk as Freddy Eynsford-Hill. 

The Broadway Cast Reunion Series Will Host the Cast of COME FROM AWAY This Week Photo The Broadway Cast Reunion Series Will Host the Cast of COME FROM AWAY This Week
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2021

See your favorite stars, interact with the cast via chat, and hear personal, hilarious, unscripted stories and gossip ‚Äď as the cast members really let their hair down.

Photo Flash: See Jessie Mueller, Michelle Williams and More in ONE VOICE: THE SONGS W Photo Photo Flash: See Jessie Mueller, Michelle Williams and More in ONE VOICE: THE SONGS WE SHARE, Airing On PBS
by A.A. Cristi - May 17, 2021

The ‚ÄúBroadway‚ÄĚ episode features show tunes recorded by the Rat Pack, Johnny Mathis and other chart-topping artists, as well as musical theater songs that have become anthems outside of the theater and given a broader voice to our changing society.¬†

Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, May 12- Laura Benanti, Rosemary Harris and More! Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Wednesday, May 12- Laura Benanti, Rosemary Harris and More!
by Nicole Rosky - May 12, 2021

Today (May 12) in live streaming: a My Fair Lady reunion, Stars in the House celebrates David Katz, Vineyard Theatre continues its 2021 Spring Gala Series, and more!

Jessie Mueller, Justin Guarani to Appear on PBS's ONE VOICE Series Photo Jessie Mueller, Justin Guarani to Appear on PBS's ONE VOICE Series
by Sarah Jae Leiber - May 10, 2021

Two additional episodes of the¬†ONE VOICE: THE SONGS WE SHARE¬†series are planned for release later this year, including¬†‚ÄúCountry‚Ä̬†and¬†‚ÄúAmerican Roots.‚ÄĚ

MY FAIR LADY, COME FROM AWAY Actors Join The Broadway Cast Reunion Series May Lineup Photo MY FAIR LADY, COME FROM AWAY Actors Join The Broadway Cast Reunion Series May Lineup
by A.A. Cristi - May 4, 2021

The Broadway Cast Reunion Series, virtual visits with Broadway casts ‚Äúbackstage‚ÄĚ and unrehearsed, is announcing its May lineup.

Bianca del Rio and West End Stars of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE on The Broadway  Photo Bianca del Rio and West End Stars of EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE on The Broadway Cast Reunion Series
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 15, 2021

RuPaul's Drag Race superstar, Bianca Del Rio, and the West End stars of the hit musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie will visit The Broadway Cast Reunion Series online on Saturday, April 17.

Broadway's De'Lon Grant To Host SpeakEasy's 30th Celebration Photo Broadway's De'Lon Grant To Host SpeakEasy's 30th Celebration
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 30, 2020

In recognition of its 30th Anniversary Season, SpeakEasy Stage will hold a special digital concert ‚Äď Celebrating 30 Seasons of Groundbreaking Theatre - premiering Thursday, November 19th at 7:30PM, and streaming through Monday, November 23rd.¬†

Review Roundup: The National Tour of MY FAIR LADY Photo Review Roundup: The National Tour of MY FAIR LADY
by BWW Staff - Feb 24, 2020

The national tour of My Fair Lady is currently making its way across the country with stops in Washington DC, Nashville, Charlotte and more!

BWW Review: Sher Tinkers With MY FAIR LADY, Recalibrating Its Perfections Photo BWW Review: Sher Tinkers With MY FAIR LADY, Recalibrating Its Perfections
by Perry Tannenbaum - Jan 24, 2020

Bartlett Sher fiddles with the legendary perfection of MY FAIR LADY, freshly illuminating the characters of Professor Higgins, Eliza, and Freddy - while risking unexpected tech difficulties.

BWW Interview: Gayton Scott of MY FAIR LADY at Peace Center Photo BWW Interview: Gayton Scott of MY FAIR LADY at Peace Center
by Neil Shurley - Jan 20, 2020

When you are in something this good, with fantastically talented people and a design team like this, you just feel lucky.

PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LA Photo PHOTO/VIDEO: Get A First Look At Shereen Ahmed, Laird Mackintosh & More In MY FAIR LADY
by BroadwayWorld TV - Dec 18, 2019

The North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady will open tomorrow, Thursday, December 19, at The Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production! Check out all new photos and video!

BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY National Tour Opens at The Landmark Theatre Photo BWW Review: MY FAIR LADY National Tour Opens at The Landmark Theatre
by Natasha Ashley - Dec 13, 2019

This week the new national tour of The Lincoln Center Theater Production of My Fair Lady opened at Syracuse's Landmark Theatre and it is a moving, powerful, and beautiful production under the superb direction of Bartlett Sher. It is in fact the classic My Fair Lady  you are probably used to seeing but it does offer a fresh take on the classic musical in this new and breathtaking production.

VIDEO: Meet the Cast of the MY FAIR LADY National Tour Photo VIDEO: Meet the Cast of the MY FAIR LADY National Tour
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 24, 2019

As BroadwayWorld reported yesterday, complete casting has been announced for the upcoming North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady. Directed by Bartlett Sher, the tour will tech and launch in Syracuse, NY before officially opening at The Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. Official Press Opening is Thursday, December 19.

Adam Grupper, Leslie Alexander, and More Complete the Loverly Cast of MY FAIR LADY on Photo Adam Grupper, Leslie Alexander, and More Complete the Loverly Cast of MY FAIR LADY on Tour
by Julie Musbach - Oct 23, 2019

Complete casting has been announced for the upcoming North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater's critically-acclaimed production of Lerner & Loewe's MY FAIR LADY. 

Photo Flash: Jessica Lee Goldyn, James T. Lane and More Star In GUYS AND DOLLS At Vir Photo Photo Flash: Jessica Lee Goldyn, James T. Lane and More Star In GUYS AND DOLLS At Virginia Stage
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 18, 2019

Prohibition Era New York is bustling with glitz and glamour in this classic Tony Award-winning musical. Nathan Detroit, the city's most infamous craps game organizer, makes the bet of a lifetime with high-roller Sky Masterson. Sky accepts, and tries to win the heart of ‚ÄúSave-A-Soul‚ÄĚ missionary Sarah Brown, while Nathan's fianc√© of 14 years, Adelaide, grows tired of him gambling with hers. When it comes to love, these characters discover you've gotta roll the dice if you want to win big.¬†

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