MY FAIR LADY wins the Manchester Evening News Award for Best Musical !
MY FAIR LADY won the Best Musical Award at the 24th Annual Manchester Evening News Awards on Tuesday 6 December 2005. The ceremony held at Manchester’s Midland Hotel was hosted by Julian Clary. Opening the UK tour with rave reviews at the city’s Palace theatre, MY FAIR LADY beat off stiff competition from fellow nominees Sex, Chips and Rock and Roll and Tommy.
Kevin Bourke at the Manchester Evening News said “While new musicals are to be encouraged, it was the classic values of memorable songs, a strong storyline and committed performances that made MY FAIR LADY the winner”