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Theatre Review: “My Fair Lady” Is A Glorious Staging Of An American Classic - Irish Film Critic
A misogynistic and snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society. Artisan Center Theater earns a feather in it’s cap with their lavish Main Stage production of “My Fair Lady.” In 1956 the curtain went up for the first time on “My Fair Lady.” It would set a record for the longest run of any show on Broadway up to that time. It was followed by a hit London production, a popular film version, and numerous revivals. “My Fair Lady” has frequently been called the perfect musical. This classic American musical is based on George Bernard Shaw’s “Pygmalion,” with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner …