Bonus Episode: This episode features CATS superfan Flynn Lockett who runs a fan Instagram page called @TheJellicleJunkyard and is the number one contributor to Quora answers related to CATS. Flynn explains how he became a superfan and dives deep into the world of CATS Tumblr.
Bonus Episode: This episode features Lili Froehlich who played Electra during the 2016 Broadway revival. Lili discusses how all of the characters have elaborate backstories and we discuss a few of my made up theories.
This episode talks about the worst character in the entire musical Peter. Since there is not a single written word about Peter on the internet, hear me make everything up including my theory on Peter’s real role in the play and his true significance for Grizabella. Plus, I introduce you to Gilbert, my new favorite Cat.
Bonus Episode: This episode is part of a conversation I had with fellow Broadway Podcast Network host Adam Rothenberg. Adam is the host of Baring it All With Call Me Adam which is a different kind of interview as he asks the heartfelt and fun questions most other podcasts don’t. Adam also hates CATS. I hopped in the hot seat with Adam and then asked him his thoughts on Grizabella and the Heaviside Layer. Here is a snapshot of our conversation.
This episode talks about our dancer and movie protagonist Victoria. Hear my breakdown of Victoria’s musical and movie story arcs. Plus, I explain why the movie Dirty Dancing reminds me so much of Cats.
This episode talks about our narrator Munkustrap. Hear my breakdown of Munkustrap’s weird dog play within a play. Plus, I take a deep dive into the real reason Macavity and Munkustrap fight.