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Cats - 1982 - Broadway

Based on Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T.S. Eliot

The longest running, most popular, North American Touring Production in history!

There's no better way to introduce your family to the wonders of live theatre than with the magic, the mystery, the memory of CATS. What began as a musical about cats after Andrew Lloyd Webber picked up a book of poems in an airport bookshop has become one of the longest running shows in Broadway's history. Winner of seven Tony Awards including Best Musical, CATS features 20 of Andrew Lloyd Webber's timeless melodies, including the hit song "Memory."


Winter Garden Theatre (Broadway)

(New York, NY)
1634 Broadway (At W. 50th St.)
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020
Divorced. Beheaded. Live at the drive-in! Eleven past and current Six The Musical cast members will be headlining the West End Musical Drive-In on Saturday 12th September.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020
BroadwayHD, the premiere streaming service for theater fans, today announced its hot new August lineup with popular comedy and musical titles to watch all month long! Leading the way this month is Summer Stock, the 1950's movie directed by Charles Walters, which stars Judy Garland, Gene Kelly and Eddie Bracken, on August 1st.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020
Michael Riedel's new book Singular Sensation: The Triumph of Broadway, is set to be published on November 10, 2020.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2020
Los Altos Stage Company (LASC) is saying goodbye to founding Education Director, Jillian Toby Cummings, and hello to new Education Director/Associate Artistic Director, Gary Ferguson, effective August 1, 2020.   Cummings has been LASC's Education Director since joining the Company in February 2016, when she founded LASC's now highly successful education programs. Jillian's responsibilities also include management of Los Altos Youth Theatre's (LAYT) three annual on-stage productions.  
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020
On Sunday, 2 August at 7pm, West End actor, Helen Anker will be giving a Mamma Mia Masterclass with a live Question and Answer session after the workshop.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020
The Costume Industry Coalition--a group of 50 small, unique, independent businesses and artisans that create and supply costumes for the entertainment industry--is introducing CIC Members with a new CIC Features video series.
by Student Blogger: Emily Hoffert - Jul 30, 2020
For anyone in the theatre industry, an added stressor of this summera??s health and political chaos has been the complete loss of our industrya??s traditional in-person activity.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 30, 2020
World Renowned Artist & Creator of Pete the Cat to Exhibit His Original Works at Ann Jackson Gallery, Friday, August 28 - Sunday, August 30
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020
'Tonight at the London Coliseum' is a week-long series of concerts to be performed on stage at the London Coliseum by some of the UK's most prolific musical theatre stars.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2020
Dramatists Guild Foundation (DGF) honors the life and legacy of Emmy-nominated, Obie-Award-winning actress and comedian Georgia Engel with a new namesake Award for a playwright in comedy. The inaugural recipient is Bess Wohl (a?oeGrand Horizons,a?? a?oeSmall Mouth Sounds,a?? Make Believea??). 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2020
Producer Mark Cortale announced today that award-winning stars of the stage and screen Liz Callaway, Stephanie J. Block, and Rachel Bay Jones will join the line-up of talent slated to participate in The Seth Concert Series, the weekly virtual series based on Seth Rudetsky's international Broadway series that began at The Art House in Provincetown.
by TV Scoop - Jul 28, 2020
Get all the scoop on AFV, airing on ABC on Thursday, July 16, 2020!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 28, 2020
Founded by three Texas natives, Bridge Arts Project is a training and mentorship program that cultivates the potential of emerging artists nationwide. BAP inspires creativity across all artistic media by providing exceptional individuals access to top industry professionals.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020
ALL ARTS has announced the US premiere of In This Life a?" An Exploration of Grief in Five Acts, starring Robbie Fairchild ('An American in Paris' and 'Cats').
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020
Stars in the House continues today (8pm) with guest host Brenda Braxton and friends!
by BWW Prompts - Jul 27, 2020
Find out which tours left a lasting mark on our readers!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020
Just in time for summer, a new kids Kindle combined audio book is out to cure the summertime blues for kids ages 4 to 9. Kim Cameron and John DePatie released their 5th audio book from the book series Seaper Powers. The Red Cap Audio Book is an unabridged version, read by Kim Cameron, produced by John DePatie and, like their other audio books includes original score and sound effects throughout the adventure.
by Backstage With Richard Ridge - Jul 26, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! Tune in right here today, July 26 (12pm ET), as he brings together Donna McKechnie, Baayork Lee, Wayne Cilento and Bob Avian for a A Chorus Line reunion!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 26, 2020
Broadway in Syracuse has announced its upcoming lineup for 2021. The lineup includes Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Waitress, Hamilton, and Cats. Also included are rescheduled engagements for Riverdance and Blue Man Group!
by Stephi Wild - Jul 26, 2020
Nothing can stop BroadwayWorld's Richard Ridge from bringing you interviews with your favorite Broadway stars! On July 26, he brought together Donna McKechnie, Baayork Lee, Wayne Cilento and Bob Avian for a A Chorus Line reunion!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2020
Stars in the House continues today (8pm) with a very special anniversary of A Chorus Line! A Chorus Line is a musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban, and a book by James Kirkwood Jr. and Nicholas Dante. Set on the bare stage of a Broadway theater, the musical is centered around seventeen Broadway dancers auditioning for spots on a chorus line. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 24, 2020
Ever dreamed of working with a real Broadway star? Courtney Reed (Broadway's 'Princess Jasmine') is heading to Broadway Playground to offer a one-day online audition class.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020
Gulfshore Playhouse's STAR Academy production of 'The Addams Family,' written by Marshall Brickman and Rick Ellice with music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa, debuts next week. Performances are scheduled for July 30, 31 and Aug. 1 at 7:30 p.m. as well as a cabaret at 5 p.m. prior to the Aug. 1 showing.
by TV News Desk - Jul 23, 2020
Vancouver-based genre-bending alternative band Rare Americans are urging and encouraging their fans to take risks and live out their wildest dreams on their newest track. The motivating 9 Times Out of 10 arrives today along side a colorful lyric video streaming on the band's YouTube channel. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2020
As BroadwayWorld previously reported, Beverley Knight performed today at The London Palladium as part of Andrew Lloyd Webber's pilot shows scheme to test the safety of the theatre.
by BWW Staff - Jul 23, 2020
BroadwayWorld and The Institute for American Musical Theatre have joined forces to bring online triple threat classes to students around the world. Now, for a limited time only, you can save 10% with our summer sale! Freshening up those triple threat skills is a great way to get ready to go back to school or get a leg up in the audition room.
by Stage Tube - Jul 23, 2020
Andrew Lloyd Webber is calling on the UK government to establish a clear schedule and target date on when theatres can re-open at a financially viable capacity. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2020
Author Aurora Russel has announced the promotion of her contemporary romance novel, Falling for the Tycoon. Hot vacation romance never turns into true love...or does it?
by TV News Desk - Jul 22, 2020
Multi-platinum global superstar Jason Derulo has announced today's release of his eagerly awaited new single, 'Take You Dancing', available now via Atlantic Records at all DSPs and streaming services.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2020
As the Des Moines Performing Arts Center continues to keep its doors shut during the current global health crisis, they have made the decision to reschedule their upcoming Willis Broadway series, according to the Des Moines Register.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020
The UK's biggest musical theatre concert continues as West End Musical Drive-In announce four new socially distant celebrations across August and September. Following huge demand for their launch event in July with West End stars Kerry Ellis, Alice Fearn and Jon Robyns, the team have assembled even more theatrical talent to take over The Drive In. 
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020
Rubicon Theatre of Ventura continues the company's Safe-Distance Drive-In Theatre Concert Benefit Series when Broadway veterans and beloved Southern California musical icons come together for a 30th Anniversary Concert celebrating the music of the hit show FOREVER PLAID.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 21, 2020
With the lack of live theater in America, audiences are turning to the internet for their Broadway fix, and one of the artists taking up the mantle is WHITNEY AVALON. Best known for her original comedy music, including the wildly popular Princess Rap Battle series, her work has been viewed billions of times across platforms.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
Inspired by the beloved films, the romantic and adventure-filled new musical, Anastasia, is on a journey to Worcester at last! The national tour visits The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts Thursday, May 6 - Sunday, May 9.
by BWW News Desk - Jul 20, 2020
The world premiere of The Muny 2020 Summer Variety Hour Live! will air tonight, July 20, at 9:15 p.m. EST. The show will include never-before aired clips from past Muny summer productions, cast reunion sing-alongs, songs and dances created via video by Muny artists from across the U.S., Munywood Squares and so much more. Tune in right here to watch live!
by Stage Tube - Jul 20, 2020
As BroadwayWorld reported last week, Culture secretary Oliver Dowden recently announced on Twitter that UK theatres and music halls will be allowed to reopen on August 1, with socially distanced audiences. Andrew Lloyd Webber however, is questioning how the socially-distanced theatre model can be financially sound.
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 7, 2020
With our new series, Theater Stories, we're bringing you tidbits you may have never heard, tales you never thought to ask about and more, giving you a better look into the history of Broadway theatres, as well as a leg-up on your next theater-trivia night. Today's Theater Stories features the Winter Garden Theatre!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2020
Stars in the House continues today (8pm) with Brenda Braxton's Birthday Bash!  Guest Host Brenda Braxton is joined by Donna Marie Asbury and Amra-Faye Wright and surprise special guests.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2020
BroadwayHD has announced a new lineup of shows that will be available to stream in the UK and Australia.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 7, 2020
Broadway's Adam Roberts (Myrtle Beach native & Spiderman, Pippin), Emily Bautista (Miss Saigon), Angela Birchett (Color Purple), Jan Neuberger (Wicked), Anne Morrison (Merrily We Roll Along), Arianna Rosario (On Your Feet, Cats), and more are featured in the video, supporting the Long Bay Theatre.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2020
We're looking back at these past performances by Liz Callaway before her Seth Concert this weekend!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2020
Kara Lindsay (Newsies, Wicked), Larry Owens (A Strange Loop), and Jenny DiNoia (Wicked) are the latest stars to chat with Connor & Dylan MacDowell on their podcast DRAMA.
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2020
Today's top stories: Disney World has replaced Beauty and the Beast with a non-Equity show, Amazon Studios is working on a Lady Macbeth YA musical, and more!
by Stephi Wild - Aug 4, 2020
While Broadway remains shut down, BroadwayWorld is keeping up with your favorite stars and giving you a peek at what they have been up to! Check out yesterday's highlights from some of your favorites, including Megan Hilty, Mandy Patinkin, Laurie Metcalf, and more!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2020
BroadwayWorld Book Club is officially off and running! Or should we say, reading! The first BroadwayWorld Book Club selection is Jennifer Ashley Tepper's The Untold Stories of Broadway Volume 1. Tepper has just released the first volume of the book for free on Kindle!
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2020
Since April, MusicalFare Theatre has presented Livestreaming Cabarets every Third Thursday of the month. Collectively, those cabarets have had thousands of people watching from home - not just from from WNY, but from all over the country and the world!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 3, 2020
Calling all theater nerds, book lovers, history buffs and everyone in between! BroadwayWorld is presenting its next selection for BroadwayWorld Book Club, and if you've ever wanted to take a deep dive into the rich history of that subject we like most (we're talking Broadway, of course), you've come to the right place!
by Josh Stent - Aug 3, 2020
Daniel Assetta is one talented guy! Looking at his resume will bring out the green-eyed monster in any Australian theatre performer.
by BWW News Desk - Aug 1, 2020
Las Vegas Little Theatre has added two Encore Performances of its unique online production, The Quarantine Monologues!