'Cats' Musical Wiki

Cats Credits[]

London - 05/1981 - Jennyanydots

London - 07/1981 - Jennyanydots

London - 05/1982 - Jennyanydots

London - 11/1982 - Jennyanydots

London - 02/1987 - Jennyanydots

Biography (1981)[]

Myra Sands has worked mainly as a dancer and singer in musicals, variety shows and pantomime. She has appeared in the West End in a number of shows including Jesus Christ Superstar, Billy, Toad of Toad Hall (three times), Evita and Sweeney Todd in which she understudied Sheila Hancock in the leading role of Mrs Lovett. She has also appeared in Ken Russell's film The Devils. Before joining the Cats company she appeared in Godspell at the Connaught Theatre, Worthing.

Interview - June 2015



  • Myra was originally slated to play a character named "Electra"[1] who would sing in "The Old Gumbie Cat" and "Bustopher Jones".[2] However, after Judi Dench pulled out of the show due to injury, Myra took over the role of Jennyanydots and the original Electra role was cut.