Terrence Mann (born Terrance Vaughan Mann on July 1, 1951 in Kentucky) is a prominent singer and actor who has dominated the Broadway stage for the past two decades. Terrence made his Broadway debut in 1982 in the Tony Award-winning show Barnum (music by renowned Broadway writer Cy Coleman) at the St. James Theatre. He played the supporting role of Chester Lyman. However, Terrence made his true break-through performance in the original cast of Andrew Lloyd Webber's Cats. Terrence created the memorable lead role of the "playful" cat Rum Tum Tugger.