“My Fair Lady” at the Empire Theatre 

Friday, Nov. 25 through Jan. 8

click to enlarge night47_my_fair_lady.jpg
One of Broadway’s most enjoyable shows comes to Barksdale’s Empire Theatre on the venue’s 100th birthday. The classic tale, best known for the musical starring Julie Andrews and the 1964 film with Audrey Hepburn, features Eliza Doolittle, a cockney girl who takes speech lessons from professor Henry Higgins, a phoneticist, to pass as a proper lady. The Barksdale’s production features the local talent of Stacey Cabaj, Joe Inscoe, Jason Marks and Suzanne Pollard. The story also takes place in 1911, the same year the Empire opened its doors. “My Fair Lady” opens at the Empire Theatre on Friday, Nov. 25, and runs until Jan. 8. $24-$48. 282-2620.

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

  • Re: Suzanne Hall To Retire From VMFA

    • Bravo! Suzanne.

    • on May 21, 2015
  • Re: The List

    • So good to see Preservation Va-- like the Sierra Club-- get some teeth in the…

    • on May 20, 2015
  • Re: The List

    • Sweet Briar College is in Sweet Briar, Amherst County, not Ashburn in Loudon County. #SaveSweetBriar

    • on May 19, 2015
  • More »
  • Facebook Recommendations

    Latest in Night and Day

    More by Andrew Cothern

    Copyright © 2015 Style Weekly
    Richmond's alternative for news, arts, culture and opinion
    All rights reserved
    Powered by Foundation