Theatre Information

Broadway Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
1681 Broadway

My Fair Lady Production Information


Opening:

March 15, 1956

Closing:September 29, 1962
# Performances:2717
Theatres: Mark Hellinger Theatre (New York, NY)
3/15/1956 - 2/24/1962

Broadhurst Theatre (New York, NY)
2/28/1962 - 4/14/1962

Broadway Theatre (Broadway) (New York, NY)
4/18/1962 - 9/29/1962

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run
Market:Broadway
Intermissions:1
 

 


Other Productions of My Fair Lady


1956   Broadway Original Broadway Production
Broadway
1957   US Tour 1st National Tour
US Tour
1958   West End London Production
West End
1964   Broadway City Center Revival
Broadway
1964   Regional (US) Regional Revival
Regional (US)
1968   Off-Broadway City Center Revival
Off-Broadway
1976   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1977   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
1979   West End London Revival
West End
1981   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
1993   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
1993   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway
2001   West End Royal National Theatre Production
West End
2002   Milburn, NJ (Regional) Paper Mill Production
Milburn, NJ (Regional)
2005   UK Tour National Tour
UK Tour
2018   Broadway Broadway Revival
Broadway

 


Audio Recordings


1956  Original Broadway Cast
1956 (i)  Studio Cast
1956 (ii)  Studio Cast
1957  Studio Cast
1958 (i)  Studio Cast
1958 (ii)  Studio Cast
1958 (iii)  Studio Cast
1958 (iv)  Studio Cast
1958  Original London Cast
1959 (i)  Studio Cast
1959 (ii)  Studio Cast
1959 (iii)  Studio Cast
1964  Film Soundtrack
1964 (i)  Studio Cast
1964 (ii)  Studio Cast
1965  Studio Cast
1976  Broadway Revival Cast
1987  Studio Cast
1993  Studio Cast
1994  Studio Cast
1997  Studio Cast
2001  London Revival Cast
unknown (i)  Studio Cast
unknown (ii)  Studio Cast
unknown (iii)  Studio Cast
unknown (iv)  Studio Cast
unknown (v)  Studio Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical

OTHER TITLES:

  • Mi bella dama (Spanish title)
  • Minha querida lady (Portuguese title)
  • My Lady Liza (working title - referred to in Theatre Arts magazine far in advance of the original production...it was never advertised under that title)

Score Overview


The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Why Can't the English?
Wouldn't It Be Loverly
With a Little Bit of Luck
I'm an Ordinary Man
Just You Wait
The Rain in Spain
I Could Have Danced All Night
Ascot Gavotte
On the Street Where You Live
The Transylvanian March
The Embassy Waltz
You Did It
Show Me
Get Me to the Church on Time
A Hymn to Him
a.k.a. Why Can't a Woman Be More Like a Man?
Without You
I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face

Cut prior to opening

Oh Come to the Ball

My Fair Lady - 1956 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 1976 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical
George Rose
Ian Richardson
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Choreography
Hanya Holm
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Conductor and Musical Director Winner
Franz Allers
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Costume Design
Cecil Beaton
Cecil Beaton
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Direction Winner
Moss Hart
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Musical Winner
Frederick Loewe
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Winner
Rex Harrison
Robert Coote
Stanley Holloway
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Musical
Julie Andrews
 
Tony Awards - 1957 - Best Scenic Design Winner
Oliver Smith
Oliver Smith
 
New York Drama Critics Circle Awards - 1956 - Best Musical Winner
Frederick Loewe
Alan Jay Lerner
 
Theatre World Awards - 1956 - Performance Winner
John Michael King