The Secret Garden: Musical Info & Synopsis


The Secret Garden revolves around Mary Lennox, a young girl who, after losing her parents, is sent to live with her reclusive uncle. When Mary discovers a hidden door in the estate’s mysterious gardens, she embarks on a journey of healing and transformation. With the help of her cousin Colin and a boy named Dickon, Mary uncovers the magic and beauty that lies within the neglected garden.

Musical Information

Musical Type: Pre-Contemporary (1991)

Cast Size: 24

Genre: Drama

Setting: 1900s / England

Creative Team

Music: Lucy Simon

Lyrics/Book: Marsha Norman

Cast Albums

Original Broadway Cast (1991)➝

Original London Cast (2001)➝


Audition Songs: Theatre Trip

Licensing: Concord Theatricals➝

Sheet Music: Amazon➝


1990s, Based on a Book, Child Roles, DramaticFamily, Female Writing Team

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