Civic Theatre: CATS

3 Carter Green
Carmel, IN 46032
(317) 843-3800
Dates: 7/25/2024, 7/26/2024, 7/27/2024, 7/28/2024
Time: 2PM & 7PM
Price: $25-$35
  • Overview

    CATS is set amongst a larger-than-life junkyard playground and is alive with purr-fect felines including Rum Tum Tugger, Mr. Mistoffelees, Macavity, Jennyanydots, Old Deuteronomy, Skimbleshanks and Grizabella.

    The Jellicle Cats come out to play on one special night of the year—the night of the Jellicle Ball. One by one they tell their stories for the amusement of Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, who must choose one of the Cats to ascend to The Heaviside Layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life.

    Originally directed by Trevor Nunn and featuring musical staging by Gillian Lynne, the all-singing, all-dancing Tony-winning musical spectacular has been translated into 16 languages. With universal appeal and an expandable cast of different age groups, the show has not only been presented in theatres, but also in tents in Japan and Korea, an engine shed in Switzerland, and school gymnasiums across the U.S.A.

    Winner! 1981 Olivier Award, Musical of the Year
    Winner! 1981 London Evening Standard Theatre Award, Best Musical
    Winner! Seven 1983 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Best Book and Best Score
    Winner! Three 1983 Drama Desk Awards, including Outstanding Music
    Nominee: Five 1983 Drama Desk Awards, including Outstanding Lyrics
    Winner! 1983 Outer Critics Circle Award, Best Broadway Musical
    Winner! 1983 Grammy Award, Best Cast Show Album

    *All information is accurate at the time of posting – content is subject to change.

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