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Tag: Paramount Theatre Seattle


“Cats” comes to Seattle’s Paramount beginning April 17, with cast Meet-and-Greet at Woodland Park Zoo

The cast of "Cats." Photo: Joan Marcus.

Mungojerrie, Rumpleteazer, Macavity, Old Deuteronomy and all the rest of show-biz’ favorite felines are back in town next week with a run of “Cats” at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre from April 17-22. The 1981 musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber inspired by T.S. Eliot’s “Book of Practical Cats” poetry became one of the longest running-shows in Broadway history – and this incarnation goes back to the original, with the inclusion of the psychic twin cats Coricopat and Tantomile. You can also meet the cast along with the real big cats next Thursday at the Woodland Park Zoo.

Just in case you’ve been missing the “Cats” boat for the last 30 years, read this: “Cats” doesn’t actually have a plot. It’s a loose collection of cameo roles of individual street cats in London, each with their own song, dance and character. Read more »