Theatre Under the Stars presents The Secret Garden
Theatre Under The Stars presents The 5th Avenue Theatre and Shakespeare Theatre Company Production of The Secret Garden, a story of great love and great loss, great sadness and great joy, and a perfect story for the whole family.
Based on the 1911 novel of the same name by Frances Hodgson Burnett, The Secret Garden tells the story of Mary Lennox, a young English girl born and raised in the British Raj. She loses both of her parents when she is 10 years old during a cholera outbreak and she is sent off to England to live with an uncle and a cousin whom she’s never met.
The musical's script and lyrics are by Marsha Norman, with music by Lucy Simon. It premiered on Broadway in 1991 and ran for 709 performances. This dark and mysterious gothic thriller brings to exuberant life a saga of deception, grief, jealousy, love and ultimately, rebirth.