The favored musical CATS is being carried out on the Peterborough Memorial Centre in December.
Composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber and based mostly on T.S. Eliot’s Outdated Possum’s Guide of Sensible Cats, the record-breaking musical spectacular has captivated audiences in over 30 international locations and 15 languages, is now on tour throughout 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,” reads a launch asserting the Peterborough Memorial Centre present.
The artistic staff for the brand new manufacturing of CATS consists of John Napier (Scenic & Costume Design), Natasha Katz (Lighting Design), Mick Potter (Sound Design), choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, based mostly on the unique choreography by Gillian Lynne, and route by Trevor Nunn. Kim Craven is the affiliate choreographer and Chrissie Cartwright is the affiliate director/choreographer.
Since its world premiere, CATS has been seen by greater than 75 million folks worldwide. Initially directed by Trevor Nunn with choreography and affiliate route by Gillian Lynne, scenic and costume design by John Napier, lighting design by David Hersey, and sound design by Abe Jacob, CATS opened in London’s West Finish in 1981.
The unique Broadway manufacturing opened in 1982 at Broadway’s Winter Backyard Theatre, the place it ran for 7,485 performances and 18 years. The Tony Award-winning Greatest Musical held the title of longest-running musical in Broadway historical past till it was surpassed in 2006 by Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera. The unique Broadway manufacturing closed on Sept. 10, 2000 and is at the moment the fourth longest-running present in Broadway historical past.
CATS returned to Broadway in July 2016 in a shocking revival on the Neil Simon Theatre, the place it ran by means of December 2017.
Date: Dec. 2, 2022
Location: Peterborough Memorial Centre (PMC)
Tickets: Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, Oct. 14th at 10 a.m. and might be bought on-line at www.memorialcentre.ca, over the telephone at 705-743-3561, or in individual on the Grant Thornton Field Workplace. Costs as of Friday, Oct. 14 vary from $61.80 to $101.80 (youngster pricing out there; plus relevant charges and taxes; topic to vary).
• PMC Scoop members on-line solely from Wednesday, Oct. 12 at 10 a.m. to Thursday, Oct. 13 at 10 p.m.; presale costs vary from $56.80 to $101.80 (youngster pricing not out there throughout presale; plus relevant charges and taxes; topic to vary).