Who Should Star as Grizabella in a Broadway Revival of Cats? | Playbill

Polls Who Should Star as Grizabella in a Broadway Revival of Cats? With Pussycat Dolls star Nicole Scherzinger making her West End stage debut as Grizabella in the London revival of Cats this winter, we wanted to know who our readers thought should play that role in a Broadway revival of the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical.

Playbill.com polled our readers via Facebook and Twitter. Their responses follow:




‪Dante Lucio: STEPHANIE J BLOCK!!!!!!!!

Stephanie J. Block has been seen on Broadway in The Boy from Oz, 9 to 5, Wicked, The Pirate Queen and The Mystery of Edwin Drood, earning a Tony nomination for her work in the latter. She played the role of Grizabella, the part originated on Broadway by Betty Buckley, in the St. Louis Muny production of Cats.



Lesli Margherita is currently staring as Mrs. Wormwood in the Tony Award-winning production of Matilda. She is a Laurence Olivier Award winner for her performance in the 2009 West End production of Zorro.



‪John D. Beck: Heather Headley.

Here's Tony Award winner Heather Headley's rendition of "Memory" at the "Andrew Lloyd Webber - 40 Musical Years"  television special.

‪Amy Cylindrical: Barbra Streisand.

Take a listen to Streisand's rendition of "Memory" from her 1981 album, "Memories," which won Best Album at the 1983 Brit Awards.

‪Joseph Sturgill: Celine...Dion.

Check out this gem: Grammy Award winner Celine Dion performing this classic Broadway standard... in costume!


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