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Retrieved 19 April 2019. “캣츠 – 진주 Musical CATS (2012/03/09 ~ 2012/03/eleven)” (in Korean). 플레이 DB. Retrieved 19 April 2019. “캣츠 – 인천 Musical CATS (2012/02/24 ~ 2012/02/26)” (in Korean).

Cats heralded the beginning of the “British invasion” of lavish, excessive-finances musicals exported from London that characterised Broadway within the ’80s and early ’90s. The unique production of the show opened in 1981 in London’s West End, and was bought out for a 12 months there before it moved to Broadway, where hype for it grew rapidly. “캣츠 – 전주 CATS (2011/09/02 ~ 2011/09/04)” (in Korean). 플레이 DB. Retrieved 19 April 2019.

플레이 DB. Retrieved 19 April 2019.

As of 2019, it stays the sixth-longest-working West End show and the fourth-longest-operating Broadway present. Cats has since been revived in the West End twice and on Broadway as soon as. It has also been translated into a number of languages and performed around the world many times. Long-working international productions embrace a 15-12 months run at the Operettenhaus in Hamburg that performed over 6,one hundred performances, as well as an ongoing run in a purpose-built theatre in Japan that has performed over 10,000 performances because it opened in 1983. Lloyd Webber started setting Eliot’s poems to music in 1977 and the compositions have been first offered as a track cycle in 1980.

“캣츠 CATS (2009/02/06 ~ 2009/02/15)” (in Korean). 플레이 DB.

Producer Cameron Mackintosh then recruited director Trevor Nunn and choreographer Gillian Lynne to turn the songs into a complete musical. Cats opened to positive critiques on the New London Theatre within the West End in 1981 and then to blended evaluations at the Winter Garden Theatre on Broadway in 1982. It won numerous awards including Best Musical at both the Laurence Olivier and Tony Awards. Despite its unusual premise which deterred buyers initially, the musical turned out to be an unprecedented commercial success, with a worldwide gross of $3.5 billion by 2012.

“Cats Run Away to the Circus, Australia, Australia, eleven December 1999, 24 February 2001”. AusStage. Retrieved 14 April 2019. The cat’s-eyes emblem and the “now and forever” slogan had been used to promote the musical on the New London Theatre (1999).