Pygmalion, Starring Robert Sean Leonard and Heather Lind, Begins Williamstown Run July 17

The Williamstown Theatre Festival production of George Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion, starring Tony Award winner Robert Sean Leonard and Heather Lind, begins performances July 17.

Robert Sean Leonard
Robert Sean Leonard (Photo by The Old Globe)

Tony Award nominee Nicholas Martin ( Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike) stages the production that runs through July 27. Leonard ( The Invention of Love, "Dead Poet's Society") plays Henry Higgins opposite Lind ( The Merchant of Venice, "Boardwalk Empire") as Eliza Doolittle.

The cast also features Paxton Whitehead ( The Importance of Being Earnest) as Colonel Pickering, Maureen Anderman ( The Lady from Dubuque) as Mrs. Higgins, Patricia Conolly ( The Sound of Music) as Mrs. Eynsford Hill, Caitlin O'Connell ( The Heiress) as Mrs. Pearce, Don Lee Sparks ( Take Me Out) as Mr. Doolittle, Dan O'Brien ( Arms and the Girl) as Bystander 1, Maura Hooper as Clara, Federico Rodriguez as Freddy Hill, Alex Seife as Taxi Man and Ariana Seigel as Parlor Maid.

The creative team for Pygmalion includes Alexander Dodge (scenic design), Phillip Rosenberg (lighting design), Gabriel Berry and Andrea Hood (costume design), Drew Levy (sound design), Deb Hecht (dialect coach) and Mark Bennett (composer). Jillian M. Oliver is the production stage manager.

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