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West End's CATS Revival, Featuring Beverley Knight, Announces Full CastWest End's CATS Revival, Featuring Beverley Knight, Announces Full Cast
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2015

As previously announced, Beverley Knight is to star in Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Cats to play the role of Grizabella.  Returning to the London Palladium from 23 October 2015 in a strictly limited 11 week season, Cats is booking to 2 January 2016.   (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Diego - Week of 9/27/2015Now Playing Onstage in San Diego - Week of 9/27/2015
by BWW - Sep 27, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/27/2015 for San Diego (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Diego - Week of 9/20/2015Now Playing Onstage in San Diego - Week of 9/20/2015
by BWW - Sep 20, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/20/2015 for San Diego (more...)

Extra Week of Performances on Sale for CATS in SydneyExtra Week of Performances on Sale for CATS in Sydney
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, one of the greatest musicals of all time comes to Sydney opening at the Capitol Theatre on 30 October with an extra week of performances now on pre-sale. (more...)

BWW Review: CATS at the Civic TheatreBWW Review: CATS at the Civic Theatre
by Sam Jury - Sep 12, 2015

The latest West End revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's smash-hit musical Cats kicked off its Australasian tour last night to a packed Civic Theatre in Auckland. Nominated for two Olivier Awards (including best revival) this production of Cats was put together by the original creative team of the award winning 1981 London production and features the superb UK star Sophia Ragavelas in the role of 'Grizabella'. (more...)

Now Playing Onstage in San Diego - Week of 10/04/2015Now Playing Onstage in San Diego - Week of 10/04/2015
by BWW - Oct 4, 2015

Upcoming Shows - Week of 10/04/2015 for San Diego (more...)

CATS Coming to Sydney's Capitol Theatre, Beginning TodayCATS Coming to Sydney's Capitol Theatre, Beginning Today
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical CATS comes to Australia for a strictly limited season, opening in Sydney on 30 October 2015 then touring to Hobart, Melbourne and Brisbane. (more...)

Cast Announced for All-Australian Production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS; 'Grizabella' Still Up in the AirCast Announced for All-Australian Production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS; 'Grizabella' Still Up in the Air
by BWW News Desk - Oct 29, 2015

Today the Producers of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS announced the all-Australian cast for the acclaimed West End revival production, which tours Australia from October this year. This much-loved record-breaking musical opens in Sydney on 30 October and is then touring to Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide finishing in Perth in April 2016. (more...)

BWW Spooktacular - Our Top 10 Broadway-Themed Halloween Costumes for 2015BWW Spooktacular - Our Top 10 Broadway-Themed Halloween Costumes for 2015
by Caryn Robbins - Oct 26, 2015

From the ten-dollar Founding Father without a father to a Renaissance rock star, we cover the entire wardrobe spectrum for your trick or treating needs! (more...)

Photo Flash: Beverley Knight Stars in CATS, Returning to London, January 2Photo Flash: Beverley Knight Stars in CATS, Returning to London, January 2
by BWW News Desk - Oct 26, 2015

Beverley Knight stars in Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Cats playing the role of Grizabella at the London Palladium in a strictly limited 11 week season booking to 2 January 2016.  Check out the latest shots below! (more...)

CATS, Featuring Beverley Knight, Returns to the London Palladium TonightCATS, Featuring Beverley Knight, Returns to the London Palladium Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2015

Beverley Knight stars in Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Cats in the role of Grizabella. Returning to the London Palladium from tonight 23 October 2015 in a strictly limited 11 week season, Cats is booking to 2 January 2016. (more...)

BWW Review: CATS Opens In Sydney To Share The Whimsy of T.S Elliot's Poems and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Music With A New GenerationBWW Review: CATS Opens In Sydney To Share The Whimsy of T.S Elliot's Poems and Andrew Lloyd Webber's Music With A New Generation
by Jade Kops - Nov 3, 2015

Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS reconnects audiences with their inner child as T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats is bought to life in the revival of the all singing, all dancing, feline feast.  With new orchestrations and staging, this latest production gives new life to the iconic work that debuted in London's West End over 3 decades ago. (more...)

CATS Returning to Edinburgh in 2016CATS Returning to Edinburgh in 2016
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2015

Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking 2015 Olivier award nominated musical Cats returns/comes to the Edinburgh Playhouse direct from its sell-out seasons at the London Palladium, for one week only from Monday 4th July until Saturday 9th July. (more...)

Photo Flash: CATS Continues at the Capitol TheatrePhoto Flash: CATS Continues at the Capitol Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, one of the greatest musicals of all time comes to Sydney opening at the Capitol Theatre on 30 October with an extra week of performances (25 to 29 November). The season has since been extended to Sunday 29 November. From Sydney CATS tours to Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide finishing in Perth in 2016. Check out photos from the show, featuring star Delta Goodrem, below! (more...)

CATS Coming to Sydney's Capitol Theatre, Beginning 10/30CATS Coming to Sydney's Capitol Theatre, Beginning 10/30
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical CATS comes to Australia for a strictly limited season, opening in Sydney on 30 October 2015 then touring to Hobart, Melbourne and Brisbane. (more...)

BWW Reviews: CATS Still Fills Theatres After Thirty-Four YearsBWW Reviews: CATS Still Fills Theatres After Thirty-Four Years
by Barry Lenny - May 8, 2015

The songs in this show are not based on the poems, they are the poems, word for word. (more...)

BWW Review: Legendary Broadway Musical CATS Enchants Audiences at the Norris TheatreBWW Review: Legendary Broadway Musical CATS Enchants Audiences at the Norris Theatre
by Shari Barrett - May 4, 2015

In the history of musical theater, there is little question of the cultural significance of "CATS." It was the first branded spectacle musical and its biggest song "Memory" became an instant standard. All the big musicals that have come along since owe a debt of gratitude to the special effects and overall spectacle "CATS" allowed the world to experience for the first time onstage. Due to the size of the production and the incredible cast requirement for dozens of triple-threat actors and actresses who can handle the operatic score and dancing from tap to jazz to ballet, "CATS" is a treat to behold for audiences of all ages whenever a production comes to town. (more...)

CATS Heads to New Zealand in SeptemberCATS Heads to New Zealand in September
by BWW News Desk - May 21, 2015

According to the New Zealand Herald, Andrew Lloyd Webber's latest West End revival of Cats is headed to Auckland's Civic Theatre this September. (more...)

Atlanta Lyric Theatre to Stage CATS This SummerAtlanta Lyric Theatre to Stage CATS This Summer
by BWW News Desk - Mar 19, 2015

The show that revolutionized musical theatre and was the biggest box office hit in Atlanta Lyric Theatre's 35-year history is returning this summer! It is time to re-introduce your family to the wonders of live theater with the magic, the mystery, the memory of CATS, playing July 17, 18, & 19, 2015 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre (2800 Cobb galleria Pkwy., Atlanta). Tickets are available at www.TicketMaster.com, the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre Box Office, or by calling (800) 745-3000. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Watch as Kerry Ellis Becomes 'Grizabella' in West End's CATS!STAGE TUBE: Watch as Kerry Ellis Becomes 'Grizabella' in West End's CATS!
by Stage Tube - Mar 17, 2015

Kerry Ellis has just joined the cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical Cats playing the role of Grizabella, and below, you can watch as she transforms into her character! Based on T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, Cats returned to the West End last month with the original creative team - Director Trevor Nunn, Associate Director and Choreographer Gillian Lynne, Designer John Napier and Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber - reunited for the Palladium run. (more...)

Palladium's CATS Set for Summer Run at Blackpool Opera HousePalladium's CATS Set for Summer Run at Blackpool Opera House
by BWW News Desk - Mar 12, 2015

The Daily Mail writes that Andrew Lloyd Webber's London Palladium version of CATS, which starred Nicole Scherzinger (and later Kerry Ellis) in the role of 'Grizabella', is lining up a six-week summer run at the Blackpool Opera House, beginning July 9. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look at Beverley Knight in West End's CATSPhoto Flash: First Look at Beverley Knight in West End's CATS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2015

Beverley Knight is to star in Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical Cats to play the role of Grizabella.   Returning to the London Palladium from 23 October 2015, Lloyd Webber's record breaking Cats will run for a ten week season until 2 January 2016.  Tickets are from £20 with top price seats at £59.50 and children's tickets at half price for Monday to Thursday performances. (more...)

Beverley Knight Heads to the Heaviside Layer in CATS at the PalladiumBeverley Knight Heads to the Heaviside Layer in CATS at the Palladium
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2015

The Daily Mail writes that Andrew Lloyd Webber has picked Beverley Knight to lead the London return of Cats as 'Grizabella' this autumn. Not only that, but the famed composer cast her without an audition. (more...)

First Ad for 2016 CATS Revival to Air During Tonys Telecast?First Ad for 2016 CATS Revival to Air During Tonys Telecast?
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 3, 2015

The New York Post's Michael Riedel reports that Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber is about to announce a revival next spring for his record-breaking musical CATS (more...)

CATS Coming to Adelaide in 2016CATS Coming to Adelaide in 2016
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical CATS comes to Australia for a strictly limited season, opening in Sydney on 30 October 2015 then touring to Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide from 18 March 2016 followed by Perth from 16 April 2016.  (more...)

West End's CATS to Open in Adelaide in March 2016West End's CATS to Open in Adelaide in March 2016
by BWW News Desk - Jun 22, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber'srecord-breaking musical CATS comes to Australia for a strictly limited season, opening in Sydney on 30 October 2015 then touring to Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide from 18 March 2016 followed by Perth from 16 April 2016.  (more...)

Cast Announced for All-Australian Production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS; 'Grizabella' Still Up in the AirCast Announced for All-Australian Production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS; 'Grizabella' Still Up in the Air
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2015

Today the Producers of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS announced the all-Australian cast for the acclaimed West End revival production, which tours Australia from October this year. This much-loved record-breaking musical opens in Sydney on 30 October and is then touring to Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide finishing in Perth in April 2016. (more...)

BWW TV: Watch Beverley Knight Rehearsing and Discussing Her Role as 'Grizabella' in West End's CATSBWW TV: Watch Beverley Knight Rehearsing and Discussing Her Role as 'Grizabella' in West End's CATS
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 31, 2015

As previously announced, Beverley Knight is to star in Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Cats to play the role of Grizabella.  Returning to the London Palladium from 23 October 2015, Lloyd Webber's acclaimed new production of Cats will run for a strictly limited 11 week season until 2 January 2016.   Check out the video below of Beverley Knight rehearsing and discussing her role as 'Grizabella.' (more...)

Kerry Ellis to Join UK's CATS; Extends to April 25Kerry Ellis to Join UK's CATS; Extends to April 25
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

Due to extraordinary public demand, Andrew Lloyd Webber's record breaking Cats today announces the release of over 100,000 new tickets for sale. Now booking at the London Palladium to 25 April 2015, tickets for Cats are from £20 with top price seats at £59.50 and children's tickets at half price for Monday to Thursdayperformances (see listings information below). (more...)

Breaking News: CATS Makes Plans to Pounce Back to Broadway; Andrew Lloyd Webber Hopes Nicole Scherzinger Will StarBreaking News: CATS Makes Plans to Pounce Back to Broadway; Andrew Lloyd Webber Hopes Nicole Scherzinger Will Star
by BWW News Desk - Jan 5, 2015

Nicole Scherzinger just made her West End stage debut as 'Grizabella' in Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical Cats, and according to a recent interview with the Daily Mail, Webber has plans to bring the show (and his new star) to Broadway. He told DM: 'Cats will now definitely go to Broadway again. It's very exciting.' (more...)

Photo Flash: Demeter Hits the Town in Celebration of CATS' Broadway ReturnPhoto Flash: Demeter Hits the Town in Celebration of CATS' Broadway Return
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2016

As previously reported, The Shubert Organization and The Nederlander Organization have confirmed that CATS, one of the biggest hits in theatrical history, will return to Broadway this summer at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52nd Street). Preview performances will begin July 14, with an official opening set for August 2, 2016. In celebration of the big news, Demeter took the streets of NYC to celebrate the musical's big Broadway return - check out shots below!  (more...)

Breaking News: CATS to Return to Broadway This Summer; Andy Blankenbuehler Joins TeamBreaking News: CATS to Return to Broadway This Summer; Andy Blankenbuehler Joins Team
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2016

Now and Forever, indeed! Producers The Shubert Organization and The Nederlander Organization announced this morning that CATS, one of the biggest hits in theatrical history, will return to Broadway this summer at the Neil Simon Theatre (250 West 52nd Street). Preview performances will begin July 14, with an official opening set for August 2, 2016. (more...)

Tom Hooper to Direct Big Screen Adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS?Tom Hooper to Direct Big Screen Adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS?
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 8, 2016

Andrew Lloyd Webber's classic musical Cats will be making its return to Broadway this summer. But is the feline fantasy also heading to the big screen? (more...)

Andrew Lloyd Webber Wants CATS to Return to the Palladium Next ChristmasAndrew Lloyd Webber Wants CATS to Return to the Palladium Next Christmas
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2015

According to the Daily Mail, Andrew Lloyd Webber wants Cats to return to the London Palladium over the holiday season next December before the musical pounces back to Broadway in 2016 -- hopefully starring Nicole Scherzinger. (more...)

CATS to Play MCCC's Kelsey Theatre in MarchCATS to Play MCCC's Kelsey Theatre in March
by BWW News Desk - Feb 20, 2015

"Cats," Andrew Lloyd Webber's magical musical homage to the feline world, comes to Mercer County Community College's (MCCC's) Kelsey Theatre in March. Playful Theatre Productions will present nine performances over three weekends, including four matinees. Dates and show times for evening performances are: Fridays, March 13 and 27 at 8 p.m., and Saturdays, March 14, 21 and 28 at 8 p.m. Matinees will be presented on Sunday, March 15, Saturday, March 21, Sunday, March 22 and Sunday, March 29 at 2 p.m. Kelsey Theatre is located on MCCC's West Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road. An opening night reception with the cast and crew follows the March 13 performance. (more...)

Photo Coverage: There's a New Glamour Cat in Town! First Look at Kerry Ellis As 'Grizabella' in West End's CATSPhoto Coverage: There's a New Glamour Cat in Town! First Look at Kerry Ellis As 'Grizabella' in West End's CATS
by BWW News Desk - Feb 12, 2015

Kerry Ellis has joined the cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical Cats playing the role of Grizabella - and here she is! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Paris Cast of CATS Performs 'Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats'STAGE TUBE: Paris Cast of CATS Performs 'Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats'
by Stage Tube - Dec 6, 2015

The cast of the Paris production of CATS for its Paris run opened at Theatre Mogador on 2nd October, and now, BroadwayWorld has footage of the cast performing at a recent telethon event. Watch them sing 'Jellicle Songs for Jellicle Cats' below! (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes With Delta Goodrem in Australia's CATSSTAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes With Delta Goodrem in Australia's CATS
by Stage Tube - Dec 29, 2015

opening at the Capitol Theatre on 30 October with an extra week of performances (25 to 29 November). The season has since been extended to Sunday 29 November. From Sydney CATS tours to Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide finishing in Perth in 2016. Check out a behind-the-scenes look with Delta Goodrem, below! (more...)

Photo Flash: The Jellicle Cats are Back! New Production Photos of West End Revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS!Photo Flash: The Jellicle Cats are Back! New Production Photos of West End Revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS!
by BWW News Desk - Dec 19, 2014

Nicole Scherzinger just made her West End stage debut as 'Grizabella' in Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical Cats, returning to the West End for a strictly limited run at the London Palladium. Below, BroadwayWorld brings you a new look at the cast in action! (more...)

Kerry Ellis to Take Over Role of 'Grizabella' in West End's CATS in February?Kerry Ellis to Take Over Role of 'Grizabella' in West End's CATS in February?
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

According to the Daily Mail, Kerry Ellis is next in line to portray 'Grizabella' in the West End revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's CATS at the London Palladium. (more...)

VIDEO: Tony Sheldon, Max Von Essen & More Star in RepubliCATS Mashup!VIDEO: Tony Sheldon, Max Von Essen & More Star in RepubliCATS Mashup!
by Stage Tube - Dec 14, 2015

In an effort to help the voters decide the primary, The Iowan Republican Committee hires Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber to stage a live entertainment starring the Republican candidates. (more...)

Photo Flash: CATS Starring Beverly Knight to Close in London, Jan. 2Photo Flash: CATS Starring Beverly Knight to Close in London, Jan. 2
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2015

Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical Cats, starring Beverley Knight as Grizabella, will complete its strictly limited 11 week season at the London Palladium on 2 January 2016 as previously announced.  Check out the photos below! (more...)

BWW's On This Day - August 26, 2015BWW's On This Day - August 26, 2015
by - Aug 26, 2015

Here are the Broadway, Off-Broadway and West End shows which opened on August 26 along with all of the upcoming show openings, closings and special events! (more...)

BWW Feature: Escape the Dog Days of Summer w/ Our Favorite Animal ShowtunesBWW Feature: Escape the Dog Days of Summer w/ Our Favorite Animal Showtunes
by Matt Tamanini - Aug 23, 2015

While August is quickly winding down, much of the country is still engulfed in an oppressive summer heat. Whether or not it's global warming (it's global warming), there is no escaping the Dog Days of Summer. So, for our monthly feature, Jeff Walker and I made the only tangentially related leap to take a look at our favorite showtunes about animals, dogs or otherwise. Take a look at what we came up with, and share yours in the comments below. (more...)

CATS Leaps onto the Norris Theatre Stage, 4/24-5/10CATS Leaps onto the Norris Theatre Stage, 4/24-5/10
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2015

Andrew Lloyd Webber's legendary Broadway musical, "Cats," will be presented at the Norris Theatre in Rolling Hills Estates for 11 performances, April 24 - May 10. With its dazzling choreography, whimsical feline costumes and magnificent score "Cats" won seven Tony awards including Best Musical. The show has endured for more than 30 years as one of the most breathtaking theatrical experiences of all time, becoming the second-longest running show in Broadway history, as well as a world-wide sensation. (more...)

CATS is Officially Aiming for Broadway Return in 2016; Fall or Spring?CATS is Officially Aiming for Broadway Return in 2016; Fall or Spring?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 3, 2015

The return to London of CATS has been considered a big hit, with the show extending multiple times, and already planning a limited run return for next year. Currently starring in the UK production is Kerry Ellis, through the end of April. Now it sounds like we'll be seeing the Jellicle Ball back on Broadway next year! (more...)

CATS Confirmed for Palladium Return This AutumnCATS Confirmed for Palladium Return This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Apr 23, 2015

Andrew Lloyd Webber has confirmed earlier rumors of Cats' return to the London Palladium. The Daily Mail reports that the musical will run from October 23, 2015 to January 2, 2016 at the venue. (more...)

CATS to Launch Australian TourCATS to Launch Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical CATS comes to Australia for a strictly limited season, opening in Sydney on 30 October 2015 then touring to Hobart, Melbourne and Brisbane. Tickets go on sale on Friday 24 April. CATS is touring to Adelaide and Perth in 2016 with dates and booking information to be released at a later date. (more...)

CATS Comes to Australia for Limited EngagementCATS Comes to Australia for Limited Engagement
by BWW News Desk - Apr 19, 2015

Following its triumphant season in London's West End, the acclaimed revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's record-breaking musical CATS comes to Australia for a strictly limited season, opening in Sydney on 30 October 2015 then touring to Hobart, Melbourne and Brisbane. Tickets go on sale on Friday 24 April. (more...)

VIDEO: CATS' Nicole Scherzinger Performs 'Memory' at 2015 Olivier AwardsVIDEO: CATS' Nicole Scherzinger Performs 'Memory' at 2015 Olivier Awards
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2015

Nicole Scherzinger, nominated for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for Grizabella in CATS, performed 'Memory' from Cats at the 2015 Olivier Awards last night. (more...)

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