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Templeton High School Drama presents My Fair Lady 

–Templeton High School Drama Department will present My Fair Lady March 15-17 and 22-24 at 7 p.m. and March 17 and 24 at 2 p.m. There are 50 students involved in this production.

The play is Directed By the Award-Winning Catherine Kingsbury, with Assistant Director Lauren Josephs. A live orchestra will be conducted by David Landers-with 15 THS students. Choreography by Suzy Miller

Tickets available here, and at the door. Prices: Students and Seniors-$12, Adults-$15. Box office opens one hour before show time.

Lerner and Loewe’s award-winning story of a cockney flower girl transformed into an elegant lady is widely considered one of the greatest musicals of all time.

When Lerner and Loewe’s My Fair Lady opened on Broadway, it collected six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, while the film version took home eight Oscars, including Best Picture. Based on George Bernard Shaw’s play Pygmalion, My Fair Lady is that rare musical by which all others are measured. The play includes one of musical theatre’s greatest scores, including: “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?,” “With a Little Bit of Luck,” “The Rain in Spain,” “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “On the Street Where You Live,” “Get Me to the Church on Time,” and “I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face.”

Eliza Doolittle is a young flower seller with an unmistakable Cockney accent which keeps her in the lower rungs of Edwardian society. When Professor Henry Higgins tries to teach her how to speak like a proper lady, an unlikely friendship begins to flourish.

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