Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages

CATS opened in Los Angeles last night, and humans and felines alike came out to celebrate! Check out photos from the opening night red carpet below!

The Jellicle Cats include Phillip Deceus as "Alonzo," McGee Maddox as "Bill Bailey/Rum Tum Tugger," Lexie Plath as "Bombalurina," Mariah Reives as "Cassandra," PJ DiGaetanoas "Coricopat," Liz Schmitz as "Demeter," Keri René Fuller as "Grizabella," Kaitlyn Davidson as "Jellylorum," Emily Jeanne Phillips as "Jennyanydots," Tion Gaston as "Mistoffelees," Tony D'Alelio as "Mungojerrie," Dan Hoy as "Munkustrap," Timothy Gulanas "Peter/Bustopher Jones/Asparagus," Tyler John Logan as "Plato/Macavity," Anthony Michael Zas as "Pouncival," Rose Iannaccone as "Rumpelteazer," Ahren Victory as "Sillabub," Ethan Saviet as "Skimbleshanks," Halli Toland as "Tantomile," Devin Neilson as "Tumblebrutus," Brandon Michael Nase as "Victor/Old Deuteronomy," Caitlin Bond as "Victoria," along with Zachary S. Berger, Nicholas Burrage, Erin Chupinsky, Maria Failla, Justin W. Geiss, Laura Katherine Kaufman, Charlotte O'Dowd, Adam Richardson, Tricia Tanguy, and Andy Zimmermann.

Composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber and based on T.S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, the record-breaking musical spectacular has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages and is soon to be on tour across North America! Featuring new sound design, direction and choreography for a new generation - experience Cats for the first time as it begins a new life, or let it thrill you all over again!

The original Broadway production opened in 1982 at Broadway's Winter Garden Theatre, where it ran for 7,485 performances and 18 years. Cats was originally produced on Broadway by Cameron Mackintosh, The Really Useful Company Limited, David Geffen, and The Shubert Organization.

CATS returned to Broadway in 2016 in a stunning revival at the Neil Simon Theatre. Preview performances began Thursday, July 14, 2016, and officially opened on Sunday, July 31, 2016. Cats played its final performance on Saturday, December 30, 2017 after 16 previews and 593 regular performances.

The creative team for the new production of Cats includes John Napier (Scenic & Costume Design), Natasha Katz (Lighting Design), Mick Potter (Sound Design), choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, based on the original choreography by Gillian Lynne, and direction by Trevor Nunn.

The first-ever, live-action film adaptation of Cats, produced by Universal Pictures and Working Title, will open on Dec. 20, 2019.

The first national tour of the revival of Cats is licensed by The Really Useful Group and produced by The Shubert Organization, James L. Nederlander, The Really Useful Group and Cameron Mackintosh

The full list of tour dates can be found here!

For more information, please visit CatsTheMusical.com

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Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
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Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Sofia Milos

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Ruta Lee

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Courtney Reed and Guest

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Jamie Lunar

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Carly Hughes

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Mindy Sterling

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Josh Brener and Guest

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Lisa Vanderpump, Ken Todd

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Drea de Matteo and Guests

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Eric Petersen

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Natalee Linez

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Victoria Konefal

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Rosa Blasi

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Rosa Blasi and Guest

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Skye P. Marshall

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Issie Swickle

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Kalen Allen

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Connor Finnerty

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Siena Agudong

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
AMANDA FULLER

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Mollee Gray

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Laura Slade Wiggins

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Ghalib Shiraz Dhalla, Pooja Batra

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Pooja Batra

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Ghalib Shiraz Dhalla

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Charlene Amoia

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Christian Isaiah

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Sunglass Cat

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Coy Stewart

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Beth Hall and Guest

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Tia Carrere

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Karen Strassman

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Lofton Shaw

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Mango Brown the Cat

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Gloria Garayua

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Vince Rossi

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Jordan Dowodzenka, Vince Rossi

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Jordan Dowodzenka

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Sean Ryan Petersen

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Kaylin Slevin

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Jaheem Toombs

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Ava Cantrell

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Jesse Kove

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Ainsley Ross

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Devin Campbell

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Emily Nelson

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Aubrey Miller

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Camryn Grimes

Photo Flash: On The Opening Night Red Carpet of CATS at the Pantages
Dewey the Persian and Guests

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Dewey the Persian

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