Cats the Musical comes to Rugby College
7.12.2016 Performing arts students at Rugby College
are staging the spectacular Andrew Lloyd-Webber musical Cats this
Since Cats first opened on the West End stage in 1981,
it has become one of the world’s best known and best loved
musicals. Featuring music and lyrics by Andrew Lloyd Webber, the
musical is based on Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats by
T.S. Elliot, telling the story of an annual gathering of cats.
The show runs from Monday 12-Thursday 15 December at
7pm at the college’s purpose-built theatre and tickets are just
£7.50 (£5.00 concessions) and can be bought online
here or on the door on the night of the show.
Lecturer Ruth Ditch said, “The performing arts
students have been rehearsing since September and we’ve also been
supported by our hair and beauty and theatrical make-up students
for the costumes and make-up.
“It’s a wonderful musical full of amazing songs such
as ‘Memory’, so we hope local people will take the opportunity to
come and support the stars of the future. It’s going to be a night
of fantastic entertainment - a highlight of the festive
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