For a man who's just been told that his longest-running show — indeed, the longest running musical in British theatre history — is to close, lighting designer David Hersey appears remarkably sanguine. “Cameron called this morning and said, ‘Make sure you're free on May 11, it's Cats' 21st anniversary, there's going to be a big party,’” Hersey says. “Then he said, ‘and after that, we're not going to do the show again!’ But I don't think we can complain: 21 years is a pretty good run!” If ...

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