My Fair Lady could also be a musical supported the 1913 play by George Bernard Shaw Pygmalion, with a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Loewe. The story is about Eliza Doolittle, a Cockney florist who takes speech lessons from professor Henry Higgins, a phonetic, so he can pass for a woman.
Broadway in Chicago has announced that the North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater’s Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe production “My Fair Lady” will perform at the Cadillac Palace Theater, Chicago, IL in 2021.
Adapted from the play by George Bernard Shaw and the film by Gabriel Pascal “Pygmalion”, with a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe, released on Broadway in 1956. Bartlett Sher led the revival, 2018 revisionist. Production It will close on Broadway and run for three weeks in Chicago (May 12-23, 2021).