Character Descriptions


Eliza Doolittle: This role has been pre-cast


Prof. Henry Higgins: 

       British, Upper Class. Professional bachelor, world-famous phonetics

       expert, teacher and author of “Higgins Universal Alphabet”    


Colonel Pickering: 

       Retired British officer with colonial experience and the author of

      “Spoken Sanskrit”      


Alfred P. Doolittle: 

       Eliza’s father; a vigorous dustman


Mrs. Pearce: 

       Henry Higgins’ housekeeper       


Freddy Eynsford-Hill: 

       Upper class young man who becomes completely smitten with Liza        


Mrs. Higgins:        

       Henry’s long suffering mother   


Prof. Zoltan Karpathy:  

       A bearded Hungarian; former student of Henry Higgins        


Mrs. Eynsford-Hill: 

       A friend of Mrs. Higgins’ and Freddy’s mother 



       A drinking companion of Alfred Doolittle



      A drinking companion of Alfred Doolittle


Also seeking a strong singing and dancing ensemble (members to play

   numerous other roles)


For your audition:


  • Please prepare a song that shows you at your best

  • Please bring sheet music if available 

  • Also be prepared to read from the script and dance if asked 




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My Fair Lady

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