Mary Michell (Mrs. Higgins)
Pygmalion marks Mary Michell’s fourth appearance with OPTF. She also appeared in Seascape, Faith Healer and Dancing at Lughnasa. Mary has worked with ShawChicago since 1999, and appeared this season in Private Lives and You Never Can Tell. Local audiences have also seen her at Chicago Dramatists, The Shakespeare Project, Bailiwick Repertory, Drury Lane, Illinois Theatre Center and the Ravinia Festival, where she performed the narration to Mendelsohn’s Midsummer Night’s Dream with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Regional credits include the Arena Stage in Washington DC; the Mummers Theatre in Oklahoma City; Actors Theatre of Louisville. She is an OPTF artistic associate.