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What's In The Cat

By Linda Brogan
Setting: 
Christmas 1974, Moss Side, Manchester.
Cast total: 
5
Male cast: 
3
Female cast: 
2

Synopsis

Set in Manchester's Moss Side, What's in The Cat tells the story of a family Christmas in 1974. Lauren's come back for Christmas dinner, but she's not staying. They've found her a place with a creche so she can do her exams. Dad thinks she should stay at home and Mum thinks she should have kept her legs shut.

Original production

Opening night: 
18/11/2005
Theatre: 
Original Cast:
Curtis Cole Peter
Rachel Brogan Lauren
Mary Jo Randle Margaret
David Webber Bogey
Geoff Aymer Lee
Production Team:
Paulette Randall Director
Andy Quine Fight Director
Dan Steele Sound Designer
Libby Watson Designer
James Farncombe Lighting Designer

Publications

Title Year Publisher NT Library
What's in the cat 2005 Methuen Drama No

Assets

Type Code
NT audio recording of Act 1 BBPA/3/1/13

Union Catalogue

Link Series Reference Archive Info
Production management file THM/273/4/2/324 English Stage Company at V&A Theatre Collection