Tony Award nominee Lauren Ambrose bid farewell to Eliza Doolittle October 21, taking her final bow in the Lincoln Center Theater revival of My Fair Lady. The show saw a marginal uptick in grosses in the final string of her run, leading to a gross of $1,165,869 in her last week.
Laura Benanti is set to assume the role of the cockney flower girl-turned-socialite, joining a cast that includes Harry Hadden-Paton, Norbert Leo Butz, and Rosemary Harris.
Meanwhile, The Lifespan of a Fact officially joined the board after opening October 18. The play, starring Daniel Radcliffe, Bobby Cannavale, and Cherry Jones, grossed $808,088 its opening week, marking a continued steady increase week-over-week.