When it premiered on Broadway, The Secret Garden took New
York by storm. Rave reviews, Tony Awards and international productions all followed.
Now, for the first time in twenty-five years, this sensational musical returns
to Australia. Based on the much-loved novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, this
heart-warming story comes to life on-stage with the same magical qualities, in this
sophisticated take on the literary classic.
Young, orphaned Mary Lennox arrives at her uncle’s home to find distant grieving
relatives — and the mysterious tale of a secret garden. Together with
new-found friends, Mary breathes life into the secret garden. She blossoms
too, and through her adventures, tends to all the hearts around her.
Australia’s leading man, Anthony Warlow, will once again create theatrical
magic in the role of Archibald Craven.
The sumptuous score contains a raft of wonderful songs, including ‘A Bit
of Earth’, ‘Show Me the Key’, and the unforgettable ‘Lily’s