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Cats: original cast recording

Cats: original cast recording

Lloyd Webber, Andrew, 1948-; Sleep, Wayne; Paige, Elaine; Nicholas, Paul, 1945-; Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965; Nunn, Trevor; Stilgoe, Richard; Blessed, Brian

CD, CD. English.
Published New York, N.Y.: Decca Broadway; Really Useful Records, [2005], p1981
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EAN: 0602498744338
Note: Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber; based on Old Possum's book of practical cats by T.S. Eliot; additional material written by Trevor Nunn and Richard Stilgoe.
Note: "This recording ... contains most of the music of the London production ... which opened at the New London Theatre on 11 May 1981"--Insert.
Note: Compact discs.
Note: Libretto ([44] p.: ill.) inserted in container.
Performers: Wayne Sleep, Paul Nicholas, Brian Blessed, and Elaine Paige; with supporting performers.
Physical Description: 2 sound discs : digital : 4 3/4 in.
Other Number: 602498744338
Publisher Number: B0006633-02
Subject: Musicals.; Cats Drama.


  1. Disc 1. Overture ; Prologue : Jellicle songs for Jellicle cats ; The naming of cats ; The invitation to the Jellicle ball ; The old Gumbie cat ; The Rum Tum Tugger ; Grizabella, the glamour cat ; Bustopher Jones ; Mungojerrie and Rumpleteazer ; Old Deuteronomy ; The Jellicle ball ; Grizabella, the glamour cat ; Memory
  2. Disc 2. The moments of happiness ; Gus : the theatre cat ; Growltiger's last stand (including : "The ballad of Billy McCaw") ; Skimbleshanks ; Macavity ; Mr. Mistoffelees ; Memory ; Journey to the heaviside layer ; The ad-dressing of cats.