Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical ‘Cats’ – based on writer T.S Elliot’s ‘Old Possum’s Book Of Practical Cats’ – originally debuted in 1981. This tour will feature the new staging from the acclaimed West End revival and will open in Auckland, New Zealand before its Australian run commencing in Sydney, followed by stops in Hobart, Melbourne, Brisbane, and Adelaide, finishing in Perth in April 2016.
Daniel is staring as the 'RUM TUM TUGGER'. He is the first performer in Australia to bring the new reworked contemporary 'Street Tugger' featuring rap verses and hip hop choreography to audiences around the country.
The female cast features Delta Goodrem (Grizabella), Amy Berrisford (Demeter), Madeline Cain (swing), Emma Delmenico (Resident Choreographer/swing), Dominique Hamilton (Rumpleteazer), Ashleigh Hauschild (Tantomile), Jade Hui-Wen Coutts (Victoria/The White Cat), Erin James (swing), Emily Keane (Cassandra), Sarah Landy (Bombalurina), Bree Langridge (swing), Holly Meegan (Jennyanydots), Samantha Morley (Jellylorum/Griddlebone), and Stephanie Silcock (Jemima).
The male cast features Daniel Assetta (Rum Tum Tugger), James Cooper (Admetus/Macavity/Dance Captain), Andrew Dunne (swing), Matt Edwards (swing), Christopher Favaloro (Mr Mistoffelees), Keanu Gonzalez (Alonzo/Rumpus Cat), Ross Hannaford (Skimbleshanks), Sam Hooper (swing), Thomas Johansson (Pouncival), Tobias Madden (Carbucketty), Matt McFarlane (Munkustrap), Stephen Morgante (Resident Director/swing), Brent Osborne (Mungojerrie), Josh Piterman (Bustopher Jones/Gus/Growltiger), Taylor Scanlan (Bill Bailey), Jason Wasley (Old Deuteronomy), and Patrick Whitbread (Coricopat).