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Average customer review: 2.5 star rating (2.6 Stars)

Number of reviews: 43

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1.0 star rating Lily from Toronto, Ontario

PAINFUL EXPERIENCE

dancers are good dancers. Memory is a good song which repeated for three times. Yes... These are the only two compliments i can find. Other than that... The stage general performance is way below average and the good dancer can not cover up tedious plot. I would strongly recommend not wasting your two and half hours on this show.

5.0 star rating Hutton from Toronto, Ontario

AMAZINGGGGGG!!!1

Probably one of the best plays/musicals that I have ever been to!!! The singing, acting, everything with incredible! A once in a lifetime experience!!

1.0 star rating from Toronto, Ontario

WORST PLAY EVER SEEN

I am from Toronto and have seen MANY plays that didn’t cost nearly as much as cats and it was by far the WORST play ever. As a trained dancer myself, the dancing was not in sync what so ever, lacked energy and quality. The same dancer sequences were preformed numerous times. I fought to stay awake the whole show and was so disappointed in the amount of money we spent for this horrible performance. Even though the the story line isn’t amazing, you could not hear a single word or sentence the cast was signing. Absolute worst show would not recommend seeing what so ever!!!!!

5.0 star rating Christopher L. E. from Toronto, Ontario

THE MUSICAL HAS STAYED TRUE TO THE ORIGINS

Saw CATS last night in Toronto .. after having seen the production at Elgin Theatre almost 40 years ago. The cast of course changed and some minor changes, but thankfully the production stayed with the original superb show. The music as always was superb - I could never get enough of Jellicle Cats nor Skimgleshanks nor Mister Mistofelees. The words in Gus the Theatre Cat rings a bell for many of us, as does Memories. These songs result in, Im sure, Im not the only one with tears welling. Totally enjoyed it , will attend again, and hope it returns in the not too distant future.

1.0 star rating Disappointed from Toronto, Ontario

BORING, REPETITIVE, NO PLOT OR STORY LINE, HIGHLY OVERRATED

I see a lot of theatre and I rarely think about abandoning ship at intermission, but that's what I kept thinking. It was painful to sit through this 2.5 hour play. It felt like a disconnect between the audience and what was happening on stage. First half of the play had unmemorable music, seemed disjointed, no plot and no character development. Second half things picked up, but it was repetitive. The song Memory was probably the saving grace, but it comes out of the blue and in the absence of a storyline, it's just a song where you can't really connect it with anything. The song or versions of it also repeat a few times, which makes the play repetitive. I'm surprised this play has been around this long. They had opportunities to make it a lot better than it is. Disappointing for me and my guests. Also for those who pay attention, there's a derogatory line in one of the songs that is off putting.

1.0 star rating Ben H from Toronto, Ontario

ABSOLUTELY TERRIBLE :(

Knowing my friend also had tickets days after, I honestly felt bad for them. It was painful to make it to the first intermission so we could leave. No plot, no live music.... just some actors dressed up as cats dancing around singing terrible songs. I was completed shocked and in wonder how this show has been playing for so long.

4.0 star rating BW from OTTAWA, Ontario

WHAT DID YOU EXPECT?!

I can’t believe the reviews by people, saying they are surprised that there is no plot! I agree, this show may not be for everyone, but it’s been around for 30 years - lots of time to find out that it is based on poems by TS Eliot, before dropping money on a ticket. The fact that ALW could string them together to create a show is actually quite a feat. We totally enjoyed it, as did the audience on the night we went.

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