Who played Eliza Doolittle on Broadway?

Who played Eliza Doolittle on Broadway?

Julie Andrews
Principal roles and casting history

Character Broadway (1956) Broadway (2018)
Eliza Doolittle Julie Andrews Lauren Ambrose
Henry Higgins Rex Harrison Harry Hadden-Paton
Alfred P. Doolittle Stanley Holloway Norbert Leo Butz
Mrs. Higgins Cathleen Nesbitt Diana Rigg

How old is Lisa ohare?

37 years (November 11, 1983)
Lisa O’Hare/Age

Does Lisa O’Hare have kids?

Stage Star Lisa O’Hare Welcomes Baby Girl, Releases ‘All Your Dreams’ Single. BroadwayWorld can exclusively report that stage star Lisa O’Hare (A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER) and her husband, Brian Shoemaker, have welcomed their new baby, Cielle Rose Shoemaker, into their lives.

Why did Julie Andrews not do My Fair Lady?

The role of Eliza Doolittle was originally played on Broadway by Julie Andrews, who was not cast in the film because producers didn’t think she was famous enough. Shirley Jones, Shirley MacLaine, Connie Stevens and Elizabeth Taylor were also considered for the role of Eliza.

Who played Georgia Goodwin?

Lisa O’HareNew Amsterdam
Georgia Goodwin/Played by

The Season 1 Finale of New Amsterdam, titled “Luna,” captured what could be classified as the worst day in Dr. Max Goodwin’s life. The action-packed episode saw Max’s wife, Georgia Goodwin (Lisa O’Hare), go into labor.

Why did they cast Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady?

Audrey Hepburn got the part; because her voice could not carry the songs, the impeccable Marni Nixon dubbed the singing, as was common then. Ms. Andrews went on to star and sing that same year, 1964, as Mary Poppins in the movie of the same name.

Who was the singing voice for Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady?

Nixon was often referred to as “the ghost singer” because it was her voice in three of the most popular film musicals of all time when she sang for Deborah Kerr in The King And I, Natalie Wood in West Side Story and, most famously, for Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady.