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Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats to stream on YouTube

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YouTube channel the Show Must Go On will stream hit musical Cats this weekend.

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MUSICAL Theatre lovers will feel like cats who got the cream this weekend, with YouTube set to stream a smash hit musical.

YouTube channel The Show Must Go On will stream Andrew Lloyd Webber'sCats from May 16-17.

The free streaming will round out a six week season of the renowned composer's most popular stage shows.

The streaming will showcase the 1999 West End production of the hit musical, which features the international hit Memory.

The production features an all-star cast headed by Elaine Paige and Sir John Mills, stunning visuals and music by an 80 piece orchestra.

Cats tells the story of a tribe of Cats called The Jellicles and the night they must decide which cat will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new life.

As of 2019, Cats was the fourth-longest-running Broadway show and the sixth-longest-running West End show of all time.

Cats will be available for streaming for 48 hours from 4am on Saturday May 16.

Fans who wish to make a charitable donation will be able to support a number of organisations including Acting for Others, Broadway Cares and Actors Benevolent Fund.

To visit the channel and stream the performance, click here.

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