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Kristi Lynes Kennelly is an American former actress, singer, and dancer. She is now a Dynamic Sales and Marketing Professional.

Cats History[]

US Tour 2 - 13/01/1985 - 10/1986 - Rumpleteazer

US Tour 4 - 07/1988 - Rumpleteazer

US Tour 4 - 02/1989 - Rumpleteazer

Broadway - 04/1989 - 06/1990 - Rumpleteazer

Broadway - 07/1990 - 05/1993 - Rumpleteazer


1985 Kristi Lynes is the 16-year-old kitten of the company making her L.A. debut. Favourite stage credits include principal roles in Gypsy with Jo Anne Worley, Peter Pan and Carousel. This energetic former gymnast is also experienced in commercials, television and film.

1989 Kristi is thrilled to be making her Broadway debut recreating the role she originated in the Los Angeles company at age 16. Other favorite credits include A Chorus Line, Gypsy, Carousel, Peter Pan and Jailbird on Broadway.



Interview - US tour 2 LA 1985

Kristi Lynes as Rumpleteazer in LA, 1985. Includes footage of 'Mungojerrie and Rumpleteazer' as well as an interview.


Mungojerri and Rumpleteazer by Ray Roderick and Kristi Lynes

Ray Roderick and Kristi Lynes perform "Mungojerrie and Rumpleteazer" in 1991


US Tour 2[]