Eliza Doolittle: A cockney flower girl from Lisson Grove, Eliza works outside Covent Garden. Her potential to become “a lady” becomes the object of a bet between Higgins and Pickering.
Henry Higgins: A British, upper class professional bachelor, Higgins is a world-famous phonetics expert, teacher, and author of “Higgins’ Universal Alphabet.”
Colonel Pickering: A retired British officer with colonial experience, Pickering is the author of “Spoken Sanskrit.”
Alfred P. Doolittle: Eliza’s father, Doolittle is an elderly but vigorous dustman.
Freddy Eynsford-Hill: An upper class young man, Freddy becomes completely smitten with Eliza.
Mrs. Eynsford-Hill: A friend of Mrs. Higgins, Mrs. Eynsford-Hill is Freddy’s mother.
Mrs. Higgins: Henry’s long-suffering mother.
Harry: Drinking companion of Alfred Doolittle.
Jamie: Drinking companion of Alfred Doolittle.
Mrs. Pearce: Henry Higgins’ housekeeper.
Two Maids. - Non speaking but sing in harmony in ‘I could have Danced all night’.
Three Cockney Women (Dancers) - These ladies will dance in ‘With a Little Bit of Luck’ with Doolittle, Jamie and Harry.
Mrs. Hopkins: A cockney woman of Tottenham Court. – Small cameo speaking role.
Bartender: George works in the Tottenham Court Road Pub – Small cameo speaking role
Prof. Zoltan Karpathy: A bearded Hungarian, Karpathy is a former phonetics student of Henry Higgins who fancies himself impossible to dupe when it comes to identifying the origin of anyone’s speech patterns.
Lord Boxington: A friend of Mrs. Higgins, Boxington is an Ascot race patron. – has the odd line.
Lady Boxington: The wife of Lord Boxington – non speaking.
Rosie – A flower girl in Covent Garden - will have lines in a couple of scenes.
Footman: An embassy employee
Maids and Butlers - A small group is required as the staff of Henry Higgins, they will sing the ‘Servants Lament’, which is sung in harmony.
Company: Who will appear in the following numbers:
There are the odd lines which will be issued to company members also the smaller roles will be taken from the Company and will not require auditions.