DELTA Goodrem is joining the cast of Cats the musical, in the scene stealing role of Grizabella.
Theatre sources confirmed to Confidential that Goodrem will be the big name in the revival of the classic Andrew Lloyd Webber musical.
The role includes the big song Memory, the song made famous by Barbra Streisand, and in Australia by Debra Byrne (pictured inset).
Cats will rehearse in Melbourne before opening in Sydney on October 30.
Goodrem will be in the country thanks to her role as a coach on The Voice.
The singer, 30, is celebrating 15 years in the entertainment business.
She recently told Confidential that she has always thought very carefully about what career decisions she makes and she is an industry survivor.
“I always said to myself to make long-term decisions and I’m still here 15 years later, and I intend to here to be for the next 15 years,” she said.
“I really ride with what comes at me, I learn from whatever is thrown, and try to continue to do my best and to get better.” Read more…
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