Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Harvey Fierstein Celebrates 15 Years of Broadway's HAIRSPRAY by BroadwayWorld

On August 15, 2002, 'Hairspray' opened on Broadway at the Neil Simon Theatre, winning eight 2003 Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Book of a Musical, Best Original Score, Best Actor Harvey …

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017

A Year of Memories! Cats Celebrates Its First Birthday Back on Broadway by Lindsey Sullivan

Cats is having a meow-velous Broadway run, and on July 31, the entire Cats company gathered together to celebrate their first year on Broadway. Glamorous Grizabella Mamie Parris, B…

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Monday, July 31, 2017

Cats Celebrates 1 Year on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking musical officially opened July 31, 2016 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Cats Revival Celebrates 1 Year on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking musical officially opened July 31, 2016 at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Exclusive! Broadway's Cats Will Welcome Zachary Downer, Mackenzie Warren, Sarah Marie Jenkins & Samantha Sturm by Andy Lefkowitz

Broadway.com has learned exclusively that Andrew Lloyd Webber’s iconic musical Cats will welcome four new “Jellicle Cats” to the junkyard this summer. Pouncing their way to…

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Wednesday, June 21, 2017

‘Cats’ Broadway Revival To Be Scratched At Year’s End by Patrick Hipes

Cats, whose original run was one of the longest in Broadway history, now will see its revival come to an end. Producers of the show confirmed today the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical will play …

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Theater News: Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats Will End Its Broadway Run

The revival is now running at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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The 'Memory' Fades: Cats Revival Sets Broadway Closing Date by Broadway.com

The Broadway revival of the musical Cats will play its final performance at the Neil Simon Theatre on December 30. At the time of its closing, Cats will have played 16 previews and 593 regul…

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Broadway Revival of CATS Headed to the Heaviside Layer This Winter; National Tour to Kick Off in Providence! by BroadwayWorld

Producers The Shubert Organization and The Nederlander Organization announced today that the first-ever Broadway revival of CATS will play its final performance at 8 PM on Saturday, December…

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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Exclusive Photos! Go Backstage at Broadway's Cats as the Cast Transforms Into Jellicle Cats

Photographer Jenny Anderson takes you backstage at the Neil Simon Theatre as the revival cast of Cats prepares for a performance.

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Thursday, May 11, 2017

VIDEO: CATS Star Georgina Pazcoguin Goes from Ballet to Broadway by Stage Tube

Before CATS' Georgina Pazcoguin was pouncing and pirouetting at the Neil Simon Theatre, she was dancing with the New York City Ballet. Below, watch her journey from ballet to Broadway

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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Exactly How Hard is the Cats Choreography? by Playbill Staff

We sent Tyler Mount to the Neil Simon Theatre to learn some of the iconic moves.

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Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Special Reports: Broadway Shockers 2016: Grumpy Cat Makes Broadway History…in Cats

The worlds of Grumpy and Jellicle cats collide at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Thursday, December 22, 2016

See Kristin Chenoweth and Richard Jay-Alexander Visit Cats by Hannah Vine

They stopped by the Neil Simon Theatre to visit with Mamie Paris, Tyler Hanes and the rest of the Broadway cats.

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Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Take a Look at What Makes a Broadway Show Tick WIth Inside Broadway’s Cats Presentation

Inside Broadway is a non-profit organization that brings “the magic, pageantry and profession of Broadway to students throughout New York.” To celebrate their 35th year, they tea…

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Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Photo Coverage: Kids Wait Outside To Go INSIDE BROADWAY at CATS by Stephen Sorokoff

For it's 35th season Inside Broadway and it's Creating the Magic program invited 2,500 NYC school children inside the Neil Simon Theatre to get a behind the scenes look at how the musical CA…

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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Photos: Darren Criss Comes Out to the Jellicle Ball by Hannah Vine

Criss stopped by the Neil Simon Theatre to visit with Mamie Paris, Tyler Hanes, and the rest of the Broadway cats.

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Thursday, November 17, 2016

Broadway’s Neil Simon Theatre Will Welcome 2,500 NYC Public School Students by Andrew Gans

The Creating the Magic program is presented by Inside Broadway.

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Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Watch Stripped-Down Onstage Performance of “Memory” by Michael Gioia

Grizabella understudy Jessica Hendy covers the Cats classic onstage at the Neil Simon Theatre.

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Monday, November 7, 2016

Watch First Clip of Cats' New Grizabella, Mamie Parris, Nailing 'Memory' by Broadway.com

Purr-fect casting! Jaws are dropping around Broadway.com HQ. Watch below as Cats' new Grizabella, Mamie Parris, sings the Tony-winning tuner's iconic 11 o'clock number, "Mem…

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Sunday, October 30, 2016

BWW TV: The KID CRITICS Get Jellicle at CATS! by BroadwayWorld TV

We are continuing the series with Tai 10, Isabella 12, and Charles 9, who just stopped by the Neil Simon Theatre to check out Cats. Curious of what they thought about the show Find out below

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Monday, October 3, 2016

Photo of the Week: Grumpy Cat Poses with ‘Cats’ Cast by Amy Sapp

Everyone knows Grizabella, the former glamour cat, and Rum Tum Tugger, the tom cat, but now the Jellicle Cats have taken in a new stray: Grumpy Cat, the grumpiest cat on the internet. The pe…

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Saturday, October 1, 2016

Photo Coverage: Grumpy Cat Pounces Onto Broadway! by BroadwayWorld

Andrew Lloyd Webber'srecord-breaking Broadway musical,CATSwill made history once again when internet sensation,Grumpy Catbecame the first genuine feline to join the cast.Grumpy Cat, the medi…

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Grumpy Cat Makes Broadway Debut Alongside ‘Cats’ Friends by Sandi Durell

  Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-breaking Broadway musical, CATS made history once again when internet sensation,Grumpy Cat became the first genuine feline to join the cast. Grumpy Cat…

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Grumpy Cat Makes Broadway Debut as a Jellicle in ‘Cats’ by Amy Sapp

Stand aside, Macavity. Today, Grumpy Cat crawls into the Neil Simon Theatre for her Broadway debut as a literal feline alongside the human cast of Cats.   Grumpy Cat is shattering exp…

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Odds & Ends: Grumpy Cat to Join Cats Cast, Idina Menzel on Frozen 2 & More by Broadway.com

Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Grumpy Cat to Join Cats Cast What's next, Miss Kitty being named the Gumbie Cat standby? Grumpy Cat, the media personal…

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Journey Back to the Heaviside Layer! Betty Buckley & Bryan Batt Visit Broadway's Cats by Lindsey Sullivan

Absolutely meow-velous! On September 26, Cats alums Betty Buckley and Bryan Batt caught the Broadway revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Tony-winning tuner. A Broadway vet, Batt took over t…

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Exclusive: School of Rock's Mamie Parris to Succeed Leona Lewis as Grizabella in Cats on Broadway by Ryan McPhee

Broadway.com can exclusively reveal that Mamie Parris is about to go from rocking to purring for Andrew Lloyd Webber. School of Rock’s current Patty will assume the role of Grizabella …

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Friday, September 16, 2016

Broadway’s Favorite Cats Get Their Flu Shots by Hannah Vine

Dr. Barry stopped by the Neil Simon Theatre to make sure everyone’s favorite Jellicle Cats keep healthy to perform the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical 8 times a week.

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Thursday, September 15, 2016

Photo Coverage: Healthy Kitties! Dr. Barry Kohn Makes Flu Shot 'House Calls' at CATS by Walter McBride

It's flu season Dr. Barry Kohn makes 'house calls,' visiting CATS cast members Sharrod Williams and Georgina Pazcoguin with flu shots backstage to make sure everyone's favorite Cats stay fit…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

A New Griz Will Begin? Leona Lewis Set to Leave Broadway's Cats this Fall by Broadway.com

Leona Lewis can currently be seen at the Neil Simon Theatre as Grizabella in Cats, but soon, she must think of a new life (and she mustn’t give in). The Grammy nominee and X Factor win…

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