Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Watch Cats Movie's Steven McRae in Royal Ballet's Mayerling by Ryan McPhee

McRae and fellow Principal Dancer Sarah Lamb are featured in the filmed presentation, presented through the Royal Opera House's Cinema Series.

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Monday, November 12, 2018

VIDEO: Ian McKellen Tells Graham Norton How He's Preparing for the CATS Film by Stage Tube

On Friday night's episode of 'The Graham Norton Show,' Ian McKellen was a guest. During the interview, Norton brought up McKellen's upcoming role alongside Dame Judi Dench in the musical fil…

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How Is Ian McKellen Preparing for His Role in the Cats Movie? by Ruthie Fierberg

The Tony winner appeared on The Graham Norton Show and sang a snippet from the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical.

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Thursday, November 8, 2018

Odds & Ends: Date Set for MCC's Annual Miscast Benefit & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed today. Date Set for MCC's Annual Miscast Benefit Off-Broadway's MCC Theater has announced the date for its 2019 Miscast …

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Steven McRae Will Play Skimbleshanks in the CATS Film by BroadwayWorld

The Cats film has found its Railway Cat

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Cats Film Finds its Skimbleshanks by Olivia Clement

Steven McRae, Principal Dancer of The Royal Ballet, has signed on for the movie musical adaptation.

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25 Andrew Lloyd Webber Lyrics That Will Inspire You To Live Your Best Life by Kailey Hansen

When it comes to living our best lives as thespians, it’s easy to take inspiration from the stage. Any theatre nerd who can’t resist a good show tune knows that Andrew Lloyd Webber is th…

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Friday, November 2, 2018

BE MORE CHILL, ALADDIN, and More are Coming to a Screen Near You in BWW's November Stage-to-Screen Report by TV News Desk

There have been many announcements in the last few weeks about upcoming stage to screen adaptations. The first official teaser for ALADDIN was released, a BE MORE CHILL movie was announced, …

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Royal Ballet Principal Dancer Francesca Hayward Boards Cats Film by Adam Hetrick

Her character, the white kitten Victoria, has been added for the film adaptation.

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Royal Ballet’s Francesca Hayward joins big-screen Cats adaptation by Georgia Snow

Royal Ballet principal Francesca Hayward has joined the cast of the forthcoming film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats. It is understood

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Thursday, November 1, 2018

Royal Ballet Principal Francesca Hayward Joins CATS Film as Victoria! by BroadwayWorld

Another kitten has joined the litter According to the Daily Mail's Baz Bamigboye, the Royal Ballet principal dancer Francesca Hayward will reportedly play Victoria in the upcoming film adapt…

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#TBT: Playbill: Into the Woods: October 1987 by JK

I don't think I could name all of the different productions of Into the Woods I've seen over the years, and I'm positive that I couldn't give you an exact number of times I've seen the …

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Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Today on Broadway: Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: “To Kill a Mockingbird” to Offer Discounted Tickets to Students, Cast Announced for National Tour of “Cats,” Sara Bareilles in Latest #Hamildrop Track “Today on …

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Monday, October 29, 2018

Casting Announced for North American Tour of Cats by Adam Hetrick

The multi-year tour of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical will launch at the Providence Performing Arts Center in January 2019.

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Keri Rene Fuller, Dan Hoy & More Will Lead CATS National Tour! by BroadwayWorld

Today, in celebration of National Cat Day, producers announced casting for the North American tour of the first ever Broadway revival of CATS. The multi-year tour will launch at Providence P…

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Moment of Happiness! Keri René Fuller, McGee Maddox & More Will Star in the New Tour of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats by Ryan Gilbert

The naming of cats is a difficult—but exciting—matter! Stage favorites Keri René Fuller (Broadway's Waitress) and McGee Maddox (An American in Paris national tour) will sta…

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Review: A Midnight Dreary, horror with a dash of humor, shaken and stirred by Emily Priborkin

Darkness,  corpses, catacombs, and cats: welcome to the world of Edgar Allan Poe. His stories embody the spirit of Halloween, which is why it’s fitting that We Happy Few is performing his…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Cultural Commentary: “The New Yorker” and The Fat Cats — Teaming Up by Bill Marx

Yes, The New Yorker cover pillories the superrich as they ignore the pixie proletariat at their feet. But so what?

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Hamilton’s Stephanie Klemons and her Cats Tank and Charlie by Told By Stephanie Klemons

Stephanie Klemons, Associate Choreographer of Hamilton and founder of Katie's Art Project doubles as cat mom to Tank and Charlie. Pets of Broadway had the opportunity to sit down with Stepha…

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Casting Complete for John Logan & Tom Kitt's World Premiere Musical Superhero at Second Stage by Andy Lefkowitz

Full casting has been announced for the world premiere musical Superhero, appearing at Second Stage's Tony Kiser Theater in 2019. The previously announced production will begin previews …

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Adam Kay’s ‘This is Going to Hurt’ at Garrick Theatre, London by Blouin Artinfo

Adam Kay’s play, “This is Going to Hurt” will be on performed from October 2, 2018 through October 6, 2018 at Garrick Theatre, London.Writer and comedian Adam Kay brings his hilarious …

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Friday, October 19, 2018

Judi Dench To Play Gender-Swapped Old Deuteronomy in Cats Movie by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Dame Judi Dench has joined the cast of Tom Hooper’s upcoming movie adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats along with Idris Elba according to sources today. This…

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Judi Dench is feline good as she prepares for role in screen adaptation of Cats by Matthew Hemley

Judi Dench is to join the cast for the screen adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s cats, playing the part of Old Deuternonomy.

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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Judi Dench Signs on for Cats Film by Adam Hetrick

It may have taken 40 years, but the Oscar-winning actor will finally take her bow in the new film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s long-running hit.

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Today on Broadway: Friday, October 19, 2018 by Matt Tamanini

Listen: Judi Dench Finally Gets to Star in “Cats,” Ruben and Clay are Coming to Broadway, and Info about Tonys and Broadway Demographics! “Today on Broadway” is a dai…

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Tony Winner Judi Dench Set to Play Old Deuteronomy in Cats Movie by Caitlin Moynihan

More casting has been announced for the highly anticipated movie-musical version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Broadway smash Cats. Joining the cast is Oscar and Tony winner Judi Dench, who i…

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Judi Dench Signs On To Play Old Deuteronomy in Upcoming CATS Film by BroadwayWorld

It has beenreported that Academy Award winner Judi Dench willjoin the already star-studded cast of an upcoming film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats.

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What I Did for Love: Robyn Hurder, Tony Yazbeck, Jay Armstrong Johnson to Lead City Center's A Chorus Line Gala by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is set for New York City Center's upcoming gala staging of the iconic 1975 musical A Chorus Line. The previously announced engagement will run from November 14-18. The cast will…

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#TBT: Playbill: RENT: May 1996 by JK

Sometimes when you see a brand new show you can tell it is going to be a success. Other times - rarely - you can just tell a brand new show will be a game-changing phenomenon. When I saw REN…

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Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Idris Elba Tapped to Play Macavity in the Cats Film by Andy Lefkowitz

Casting is rolling out for the eagerly anticipated movie-musical version of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Broadway smash Cats. The newest star added to the company is Emmy nominee Idris Elba, wh…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Idris Elba in Talks to Join Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, More in Cats Movie by Ryan McPhee

The film adaptation of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical is slated to premiere December 20, 2019.

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