Skyscraper: Musical Info & Synopsis


Skyscraper revolves around Georgina, the proud owner of an antique brownstone in New York City, nestled among the towering skyscrapers encroaching on her property. While builders press her to sell, Georgina sees her building as a historic landmark and becomes a passionate advocate for preserving it. As Georgina navigates this situation, Skyscraper weaves a tale of romance, determination, and clash between tradition and progress.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1965)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Comedy

Setting: 1960s / USA (NYC)

Creative Team

Music: James Van Heusen

Lyrics: Sammy Cahn

Book: Peter Stone

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1965)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Musicnotes➝


1960s, Comedic, One-Word

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