Photo Flash: First Look at Katy Blake, Erica Cenci and More in NSMT's CATS
North Shore Music Theatre (NSMT) presents CATS, one of Broadway's longest running musicals. The show leaps onto the stage for two weeks only starting Tuesday, August 20 and playing through Sunday, September 1. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production below!
North Shore Music Theatre's production of CATS features Katy Blake (Grizabella), Erica Cenci (Rumpleteazer), Lynn Craig (Jellylorum/Griddlebone), Mark Donaldson (Mongojerrie), Jordan Dunlap (Victoria), Molly Emerson (Silabub), Jesse Factor (Coricopat), Blayne Gregg-Miller (Tantomile), Laura Elizabeth Henning (Cassandra), Trent Armand Kendall (Old Deuteronomy), Ryan Koss (Mistoffelees), Kevin Loreque (Rum Tum Tugger), Joe Moeller (Macavity), Bronson Norris Murphy (Gus/Growltiger/Bustopher Jones), Ian Parmenter (Munkustrap),Amanda Pulcini (Jennyanydots), Lauren Sprague (Bombalurina), Jonathan Stahl (Skimbleshanks), Erica Sweany (Demeter), Lucas Thompson(Alonzo), and Brad Trump (Tumblebrutus).
Director/Choreographer Richard Stafford brings CATS to life on North Shore Music Theatre's stage. Milton Granger serves as the production's Music Director. Scenery is adapted by Anthony R. Phelps based on original scenic design by Howard C. Jones. Costumes are coordinated by Paula Peasley-Ninestein and provided by Kansas City Costume Co. The CATS creative team also includes Ken Smith (Lighting Designer), Benjamin Furiga (Sound Designer), Gerard Kelly (Wig Designer), John Godbout (Production Stage Manager), Jonathan Stahl (Associate Director/Choreographer), Phill Madore (Assistant Stage Manager), Jihwan Kim (Assistant Music Director), Binder Casting (Casting). CATS is produced for North Shore Music Theatre by Bill Hanney (Owner/Producer), Arianna Knapp(Artistic Director), and Beth Vasta (Associate Producer).
Tickets for the CATS are priced from $45 - $75. Performances are August 20 through September 1, Tue - Thurs at 7:30 pm, Fri & Sat at 8 pm, matinees Wed, Sat and Sun at 2 pm. There has been a 2pm matinee added on Thurs, August 29. Kids 18 and under save 50% on 'Family Friday'- August 23 at 8 pm. For tickets and information call (978) 232-7200, visit www.nsmt.org, or visit the box office in person at 62 Dunham Rd., Beverly, MA.
Photo Credit: Paul Lyden
Jonathan Stahl (Skimbleshanks) and the cast
Kevin Loreque (Rum Tum Tugger)
Trent Armand Kendall (Old Deuteronomy)
Lucas Thompson (Munkustrap)
Mark Donaldson (Mungojerrie, below) and Hillary Porter (Rumpleteazer, above)
Ryan Koss (Mistoffellees)
Amanda Pulcini (Jennyanydots) and the cast
Katy Blake (Grizabella)