presented by Straight Back Productions in association with CSN
written by Steve Peros
directed by Jon Whitty
A witty drama based on the true story of a mysterious Hollywood death, The Cat’s Meow offers a fascinating cross section of characters who intersect for one notorious weekend on William Randolph Hearst’s yacht in 1924.
A birthday celebration tainted with lies and an affair, leaves characters caught up in a huge conspiracy surrounding a mysterious murder. A weekend that changed Hollywood forever! Featuring iconic and beloved characters including Charlie Chaplin, Thomas Ince, Marion Davies and William Randolph Hearst.
Following on from their highly successful debut production of Holka Polka the cast features the talented and up and coming students of CSN’s Acting for Stage & Screen course. Not only do they perform but they produced the show in its entirety.