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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Monday, September 12, 2016

Photo Exclusive! Kourtney, Mason and Penelope Kardashian, North West and Kissy Simmons Visit Cats by Hannah Vine

Some of the Kardashians stopped by the Neil Simon Theatre and visited with the Jellicle cats September 11.

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Friday, September 2, 2016

Finally, proof that cats love dogs by Barbara Hoffman

Some cats love dogs — at least, many actors in Broadway’s “Cats” do. After shows they leave their feline personas in the Neil Simon Theatre dressing room and cuddle at home with thei…

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Monday, August 29, 2016

Photo of the Week: ‘Cats’ Cast Members Strike a Paw-erful Pose at Stage Door by Mfoss

How do you ad-dress a cat? You call him by his name, of course. These ferocious cast members from Cats, the newest revival on Broadway, depict what it mean to be a Jellicle cat outside of t…

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Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Cats Cancels Wednesday Night Show Due to Water Supply Break by Adam Hetrick

A water main break near the Neil Simon Theatre forced the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical to cancel its Wednesday night Broadway performance.

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Cats Cancels Broadway Performance Due to Water Main Break by Broadway.com

The Great White Way revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats has cancelled the August 24 evening performance owing to a water main break in the area. Performances are expected to resume at …

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WATCH: Giuseppe Bausilio of ‘Cats’ Reveals His Favorite Feline Songs by Amy Sapp

Giuseppe Bausilio joined NewYork.com backstage at the Neil Simon Theatre during previews of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Cats to uncover his favorite songs from this long-awaited revival. G…

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Thursday, August 18, 2016

Katie Holmes, Suri Cruise and Zac Posen Came Out For the Jellicle Ball by Hannah Vine

They all stopped by the Neil Simon Theatre to visit with Leona Lewis, Andy Huntington Jones and the rest of the Broadway cats.

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Monday, August 15, 2016

The Fans Have Spoken! Your Top 10 Fave Hairspray Songs, Ranked by Lindsey Sullivan

It's Monday, Broadway fans, and we're gonna shake it, shimmy it with all of our might! The Tony-winning musical Hairspray welcomed fans to the '60s at the Neil Simon Theatre 14 y…

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You Can’t Stop the Beat! Look Back at the Original Production of Hairspray and Their Surprise Reunion by Hannah Vine

Hairspray premiered at the Neil Simon Theatre on August 15, 2002.

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The Top 10 Wildly Fun Feline Shows on Broadway by Shelby Behrman

Cats, the feline phenomenon celebrating all things furry, is back in its first Broadway revival at the Neil Simon Theatre. The original American production premiered at the Winter Garden The…

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STAGE TUBE: On This Day for 8/15/16- HAIRSPRAY by Stage Tube

Today in 2002, Hairspray opened at the Neil Simon Theatre, where it ran for 2642 performances. Hairspray is a musical with music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman and Shaiman and a bo…

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