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  1. Born Oct. 24: Moss HartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Linn's Stamp News

    ... and A Star is Born in 1954. He was also a successful Broadway director, with the original 1956 production of My Fair Lady starring Julie Andrews and Rex Harrison among his credits. Hart married singer and actress Kitty Carlisle in 1946; they had two ...


  2. Know it allRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 15 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    Audrey Hepburn had extensive singing lessons for her role as Eliza Doolittle in the 1964 movie "My Fair Lady." Most of her singing, however, was dubbed by professional singer Marni Nixon .


  3. There's no accounting for taste as My Fair Lady tops Opera House sales recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 5 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The 60th anniversary production of My Fair Lady has blown the roof off the Sydney Opera House box office, selling more tickets than any other show in the building's history. The show, directed by actor Julie Andrews , has played to shoulder-to-shoulder audiences since it opened at the venue on September 6. It breaks the singular production record held by The King & I , with Lisa McCune and Teddy Tahu Rhodes, preceded by the first and second seasons of South Pacific , also starring McCune.


  4. BWW Interview: Maury Yeston Talks Death Takes a Holiday Ahead of London OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 30 |

    ... just to have that as a grounding. And then when I was about 12 years old my parents took me to see the original My Fair Lady , with Rex and Julie, and that was just...I was just blown away! By the words, the design, the two turntables, Rex Harrison ...


  5. Great Lakes Theater's 'My Fair Lady' balances...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 29 |

    When Lerner and Loewe's "My Fair Lady," the most popular adaptation of George Bernard Shaw's play "Pygmalion," opened on Broadway in 1956, critics fell hard for it, the way young Freddy Eynsford-Hill tumbled head-over-heels for Eliza Doolittle. One notice hailed the erudite battle of the sexes between Henry Higgins, a professor of phonetics, and 'Liza, the Cockney flower girl he vows to pass off as a duchess on a bet, as "the best musical of the century."


  6. Repeat after me, class: Elocution lessons are on the rise as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... accents - in the same way Professor Henry Higgins taught Eliza Doolittle to lose her cockney accent in the film My Fair Lady. Henry Fagg, of the Tutor Pages directory, said the EU referendum had caused demand to rise by 25 per cent compared to the ...


  7. The Latest PLL Fan Theory About Alison DiLaurentis Actually Makes A Lot Of SenseRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2016 | Seventeen

    ... AND according to WetPaint , the girl's name, Eliza, could be linked to Audrey Hepburn's character's name from My Fair Lady. Which would make sense, because Ali is a vocal Audrey lover in the show, with Ezra previously calling her his Holly ...


  8. PCRT to Present My Fair Lady This FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 |

    Pacific Coast Repertory Theatre will present the classic musical My Fair Lady with Book and Lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and Music by Frederick Loewe . My Fair Lady is a musical based on George Bernard Shaw 's Pygmalion, with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe .


  9. Fall theater preview 2016: Great Lakes Theater aims to turn heads...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 |

    ... charity.) A loving reproduction of the regal bagel, in beige, and other unique millinery will be on display in "My Fair Lady," the season opener at Great Lakes Theater. As any devotee of the Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe musical can tell you, ...


  10. We're getting closer to a Colin Firth 'My Fair Lady'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | New York Post

    Lincoln Center Theater hopes to entice Colin Firth to star in a revival of "My Fair Lady." The director would be Lincoln Center's go-to guy for classy revivals - Bartlett Sher, who staged acclaimed productions of "South Pacific" and "The King and I." "My Fair Lady" is my favorite musical, and it's pretty much the last of the great shows from Broadway's Golden Age that hasn't had a first-class revival in a long time.


  11. Hot Pick: a My Fair LadyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    A poster for the Italian release of George Cukor's 1964 musical, 'My Fair Lady', starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison.


  12. My Fair Lady review: Julie Andrews delivers bloomin' lovely anniversary showRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Canberra Times

    Overseen by the fabled 1956 Broadway production's Eliza Doolittlea - Dame Julie Andrews - this 60th anniversary staging of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe'sa My Fair Lady is a fabulous museum exhibit. The set is a replica of 10-time Tony winner Oliver Smith's original design for New York's Mark Hellinger Theatre, supervised by Smith associate Rosaria Sinisi.


  13. Review: The Divine Comedy - Foreverland ****Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 |

    ... , a dopey love song that you can imagine Rex Harrison and Audrey Hepburn sparking off each other with in My Fair Lady . To The Rescue takes a semi-serious approach, a stately sweep that ends with a piccolo trumpet solo and arch lyrics ("I looked for ...


  14. My Fair Lady, Directed by Julie Andrews, Begins Tonight in SydneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 |

    Australia's MY FAIR LADY, directed by Julie Andrews, just announced its leading players, featuring acclaimed British performer Alex Jennings, as Professor Higgins and the young Australian star, Anna O'Byrne, as Eliza Doolittle. Joining them is an outstanding cast.


  15. Is celebrated Sherlock Holmes actor too white for a blue plaque?...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... a distinguished career, starring opposite Olivier in The Merchant Of Venice and as Freddy in the 1964 film My Fair Lady with Audrey Hepburn. The minutes of the meeting, obtained under Freedom of Information laws, do not give any indication as to why ...


  16. Wildflowers bloom in Island Crest Way medians | Community briefsRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2016 | Mercer Island Reporter

    ... Nixon was a soprano and playback singer for featured actresses in movie musicals, including "The King and I," "My Fair Lady" and "West Side Story." In the late 1970s and early 1980s, she hosted a children's television show in Seattle on KOMO-TV ...


  17. Final King Band Summer Concert set for tonightRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2016 | The Messenger

    ... Barnhouse with "Fame and Fortune." On the lighter side will be highlights from the popular Broadway musical, "My Fair Lady." This musical premiered 60 years ago in 1956 staring Rex Harrison. This medley includes such as classics as "On the Street ...


  18. Remembering Marni Nixon, Hollywood's unsung performerRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2016 | CBS News

    Marni Nixon was known as a incredible performer who mainly worked and sang behind the scenes. She was the voice behind songs in many iconic films, including My Fair Lady and was considered America's most unsung singer.


  19. The week's passagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Marni Nixon, 86, who in her crystalline soprano sang for Deborah Kerr in "The King and I," Natalie Wood in "West Side Story" and Audrey Hepburn in "My Fair Lady," among dozens of other movies - died of breast cancer last Sunday in Manhattan. In the 1970s and '80s, she was the host of "Boomerang," a popular children's television show in Seattle, where she had made her home for some years.


  20. Remembering Hollywood 'Ghost Singer' Marni NixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | National Public Radio

    Nixon, who died on Sunday, was a classically trained actress who mostly worked behind the scenes. She dubbed vocals for many films, including My Fair Lady.