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Eliza ‘s day of reckoning - can she pass as a lady at the ambassador's ball? Classic tale starring Al Murray and Sian Phillips.

Eliza faces the day of reckoning: can she pass as a lady at the Ambassador's Ball?

Alistair McGowan, Morgana Robinson, Sian Phillips and Al Murray star in George Bernard Shaw's classic tale of Eliza Doolittle, the Cockney flower girl who is trained to talk 'like a lady' by irascible professor of phonetics, Henry Higgins.

Henry Higgins ...... Alistair McGowan
Eliza Doolittle ...... Morgana Robinson
Alfred Doolittle ...... Al Murray
Colonel Pickering ...... Hugh Fraser
Mrs Higgins ...... Siân Phillips
Mrs Pearce ...... Charlotte Page
Maid ...... Charlotte Page
Mrs Eynsford-Hill ...... Georgie Glen
Clara Eynsford-Hill ...... Maeve Bluebell Wells
Freddy Eynsford-Hill ...... Tom Forrister
Nepommuck ...... David Sturzaker
Ambassador ...... John Dougall
Ambassador's Wife ...... Sarah Ridgeway

Director: Emma Harding

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in 2017.

1 hour

Last on

Thu 4 Jul 2019 03:00

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Credits

Role Contributor
Henry Higgins Alistair McGowan
Eliza Doolittle Morgana Robinson
Alfred Doolittle Al Murray
Colonel Pickering Hugh Fraser
Mrs Higgins Siân Phillips
Mrs Pearce Charlotte Page
Maid Charlotte Page
Mrs Eynsford-Hill Georgie Glen
Clara Eynsford-Hill Maeve Bluebell Wells
Freddy Eynsford-Hill Tom Forrister
Nepommuck David Sturzaker
Ambassador John Dougall
Ambassador's Wife Sarah Ridgeway
Bystander David Sterne
Director Emma Harding
Writer George Bernard Shaw

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