Theatre Information

Martin Beck Theatre (New York, NY)
302 W. 45th St.

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Drat! The Cat! Production Information


September 30, 1965 (11 previews)


October 10, 1965

Closing:October 23, 1965
# Performances:8
Theatres: Martin Beck Theatre (New York, NY)
9/30/1965 - 10/23/1965

Production Type:Original Production
Production Status:
Run Type:Open Run


Other Productions of Drat! The Cat!

1965   Broadway Original Broadway Production
1974   Off-Broadway Off-Broadway Revival
2005   Off-Broadway Musicals Tonight! Concert


Audio Recordings

1965  Demo Recording
1965  Original Broadway Cast
1997  Studio Cast

Show Information

SHOW TYPE: Musical


  • Cat and Mouse (working title)

Score Overview

The following is a list of songs in the show or that have been included in the show in various versions:

Main Program

Drat! The Cat!
My Son, Uphold the Law
Holmes and Watson
She Touched Me
a.k.a. He Touched Me
Wild and Reckless
She's Roses
Ignoble Theft of the Idol's Eyes
Dancing with Alice
Purefoy's Lament
a.k.a. I'm in Love with the Cat
A Pox Upon the Traitor's Brow
Deep in Your Heart
Let's Go
It's Your Fault
The Upside-Down Thief
Today Is a Day for a Band to Play
I Like Him
Justice Triumphant

Cut prior to opening

I Will Capture the Cat
a.k.a. Money, Money
A Green and Private World

Drat! The Cat! - 1965 Broadway Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

Theatre World Awards - 1966 - Performance
Lesley Ann Warren
Tony Awards - 1966 - Best Scenic Design
David Hays