CATS Dances Into Stockholm This Fall!
The international tour of CATS is set to perform in Stockholm, Sweden this fall on October 6 and 7 at the Ericsson Globe. Also scheduled are two more stops in Sweden, one at The Scandinavium in Gothenburg on September 29 and 30, and another in Malmo at the Malmo Arena on October 13 and 14.
CATS originally opened on Broadway in 1982 and ran for eighteen years. The first ever Broadway revival of the show opened on July 31, 2016 and is set to close on December 30. The revival was nominated for a Drama League Award for Outstanding Revival of a Broadway Musical.
The full cast is listed here: 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. Ensemble: Alice Cornwell (Swing), Alexandra Girard (Swing), Nathan Johnson (swing), Nell Martin (swing), Dane Quixall (swing), and Jordan Castle (walking understudy).
The book and orchestration are by the legendary Andrew Lloyd Webber, who also produced and composed the show. Director Trevor Nunn and associate director and choreographer Gillian Lynne lead a fantastically talented creative team.
Information on the show and the Sweden tour stops can be found here!
Photo Credit: Matthew Murphy