Julie Andrews and Rex Harrison "My Fair Lady" 1957 Playbill Signed Autograph
Playbill For The Mark Hellinger Theatre-Vol 1 No. 8-1957-"My Fair Lady" starring Julie Andrews and Rex Harrison-6 1/2" X 9"-57 pages-theatre program.The musical premiered on Broadway March 15, 1956, at the Mark Hellinger Theatre in New York City. It transferred to the Broadhurst Theatre and then The Broadway Theatre, where it closed on September 29, 1962 after 2,717 performances, a record at the time. Moss Hart directed and Hanya Holm was choreographer. In addition to stars Rex Harrison, Julie Andrews and Stanley Holloway, the original cast included Robert Coote, Cathleen Nesbitt, John Michael King, and Reid Shelton.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. The story concerns Eliza Doolittle, a Cockney flower girl who takes speech lessons from professor Henry Higgins, a phoneticist, so that she may pass as a lady. The original Broadway, London and film versions all starred Rex Harrison.The Playbill has been autographed on the front cover by Julie Andrews with a fountain pen in blue and Rex Harrison with a fountain pen in faded black..............BOTH PLAYBILL AND AUTOGRAPHS ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.