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  • Summary

  • A new version of this classic starring Stephen Fry. 

    A chance encounter leads to flower girl Eliza Dootlittle undergoing a life changing transformation. 

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What listeners say about Ep. 1: Pygmalion

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excellent performance

the voice actors were excellent in the first chapter. having not seen the stage play, I was sometimes a bit confused. but overall it was a fun listen. the second chapter continues the story but the narrator's speech pattern and some mouth noises were distracting. after speeding the player up to about 1.4x the mouth noises were easily ignored and the story was interesting.

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amazing story

the author never makes it 100% clear what their narrative is interested in accomplishing, as it should be. Well worded and worth your time.

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Did I miss...

....where it said this was an edited version? I just consulted a script and there are scenes missing. That's the only thing that kept it from being five stars across the board.

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Truly entertaining

Absolutely exceptional loved it.
Definitely worth the time I've listened twice now .
I look forward to more from audible

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My Fair Lady

Excellent performance! Loved it! A must listen. Rattle on reveiews require 15 words word word.

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Great story, of course, and outstanding cast!

Stephen Fry does his usual terrific job ... but the other actors are absolutely spectacular!

I must admit that I was confused by the apparent epilogue. I couldn't figure out who wrote it or what it was doing there. Apparently, George Bernard Shaw had written that epilogue, which explains how it all turned out. Very cool ... especially for those of us who had seen My Fair Lady and wondered if that curious, but less-than-ambiguous ending was the same ending as in the original by Shaw.

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Lovely surprise

One of my all time favorite movies is “My fair Lady”. It introduced me to G. B. Shaw and his works. There is nothing like well thought out and instrumented dialogue. And it is brought to life by those who love the writing word. Keep it coming