July 25 - July 28, 2024


Thursday & Friday at 7:00pm
Saturday at 2:00pm and 7:00pm
Sunday at 2:00pm

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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

Civic's YAP program is made possible by The National Bank of Indianapolis.



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Alonzo - Eli Sloan

Asparagus (Gus) - Nolan Daugherty

Bill Bailey - Cole Weesner

Bustopher Jones/Plato - Zion Robinson

Bombalurina - Jilayne Kistner

Carbucketty - Jackson Coleman

Cassandra - Anne Nooning

Coricopat - Izzy Ellis

Demeter - Nya Beck

Electra - Carly Benner

Etcetera - Camille Twitchell

Exotica - Myah Yost

Grizabella - Emma Hornbecker

Jellylorum - Amelia Schoeff

Jennyanydots - Bridget Bingham

Macavity/Admetus - Tanner McCormick-Messer

Mistoffelees - Maddux Morrison**

Mongojerrie - Noah Greer

Munkustrap - Austin Lizama

Old Deuteronomy - Taylor Smith

Pouncival - Cohen Geesaman

Quaxo - Micah Hundley

Rumpleteaser - Kate Boice

Rum Tum Tugger - Andrew Horras

Sillabub - Addie Clark

Skimbleshanks - Josiah Smith

Tantomile - Juliet Potts

Tumblebrutus - Keira Himes

Victor - Cole Sullivan

Victoria - Lyra Montalvo

The CATS Pit Singers Chorus:

Jackson Duncan, Callie Eisinger, Thomas Murray, Sam Schott, Mary Kate Tanselle**, Emily Chrzanowski**

**YAP Alumni Interns

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