Seesaw: Musical Info & Synopsis


Seesaw tells the story of Gittel, a free-spirited dancer, and Jerry, a reserved, recently divorced lawyer. Gittel and Jerry meet in Central Park and embark on a passionate love affair, despite their differing personalities and backgrounds. Their whirlwind romance takes them on a seesaw ride of emotions and experiences. Throughout the musical, Seesaw delves into themes of love, self-discovery, and the complexities of modern relationships.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1973)

Cast Size: 10+

Genre: Romantic Dramedy

Setting: 1970s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music: Cy Coleman

Lyrics: Dorothy Fields

Book: Michael Bennett

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1973)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


1970s, Jazz, NYC, One-Word, Pop, Romantic DramedyTap

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