CATS Leaps Into Frankfurt On August 23
CATS will perform at the Alte Oper in Frankfurt, Germany August 23 through the 27. This is one of five stops in Germany, which includes Berlin (August 9-19), Baden-Baden (August 29-September 3), Bremen (September 5-10), and Duisburg (September 12-17). CATS is based on T.S. Eliot's "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats" and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, and Best Original Score.
CATS features a number of well known musical numbers, including "Memory," "The Jellicle Ball," and "Macavity." The show follows a tribe of cats as they prepare for the Jellicle Ball, and decide which among them will be reborn.
The cast stars Robin Lake as Alonzo, Aaron Hunt as Bill Bailey, Charlie Johnson as Bombalurina, Enric Marimon as Carbucketty, Natalie Bennyworth as Cassandra, Fletcher Dobinson as Coricopat, Agnes Pure as Demeter, Joanna Ampil as Grizabella, Tony McGill as Gus, Charlotte Scott as Jellylorum, Grace Swaby as Jemima, Joanna Lee Martin as Jennyanydots, Jak Allen-Anderson as Macavity/Admetus, Joe Henry as Mungojerrie, Matt Krzan as Munkustrap, John Ellis as Old Deuteronomy, Robbie McMillan as Quaxo/Mistoffelees, John Brannoch as Rum Tum Tugger, Meg Astin as Rumpleteazer, Lee Greenaway as Skimbleshanks, Eilish Harmon-Beglan as Tantomile, Sophia Mcavoy as Victoria/White Cat.
More information about the show and its tour dates can be found here!
Photo: Matthew Murphy