Watch Andrew Lloyd Webber’s iconic production of CATS starring Elaine Paige.
Filmed in 1998, the production stars Elaine Paige, Ken Page and Sir John Mills, in one of his last film roles.
This special YouTube screening will also feature a live commentary from Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber.
CATS, one of the longest-running shows in West End and Broadway history, received its world premiere at the New London Theatre (now Gillian Lynne) in 1981 where it played for 21 record-breaking years and almost 9,000 performances.
CATS is available to watch for free from 7pm BST 15 May 2020 for 24hrs in the UK and 48hrs internationally.
Based on T. S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, On just one special night of the year, all Jellicle cats meet at the Jellicle Ball where Old Deuteronomy, their wise and benevolent leader, makes the Jellicle choice and announces which of them will go up to The Heaviside Layer and be reborn into a whole new Jellicle life.