Wildcat: Musical Info & Synopsis


Wildcat follows the story of Wildcat Jackson, who arrives in a small oil town with dreams of striking it rich. As Wildcat navigates the male-dominated world of oil drilling, she faces unexpected romances and challenges along the way. Wildcat is a western adventure touching on themes of love, friendship, and the meaning of success.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Post-Golden Age (1960)

Cast Size: 20+

Genre: Dramedy / Western

Setting: 1910s / USA (Wild West)

Creative Team

Music: Cy Coleman

Lyrics: Carolyn Leigh

Book: N. Richard Nash

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1961)➝


Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝


1960s, Feel-Good, Female Lead, One-Word, Original, Western

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