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The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

Book by Jim Crabtree. Music and lyrics by Sharon Burgett. Additional lyrics by Sue Beckwith-Smith and Diana Matterson. From the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett.

Product Code: S34000

  • Musical
  • Drama
  • Cast size: 3m., 3w. (1 boy, 1 girl, 3 puppet characters.)

Rights and availability
This title can be licensed and sold throughout the World.

* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.

$9.95 /script

Min. Royalty Rate: $80/perf

In stock

Synopsis

This Secret Garden, the original British musical stage adaptation of the famous story, focuses especially on the children's characters and Mary's friendship with the maid Martha and the gardener Ben. It includes several of Frances Hodgson Burnett's delightful animal characters conceived as puppets. The American premiere at Tennessee's Cumberland County Playhouse brought raves from the audiences and critics alike.

Notes

The world premiere cast recording of The Secret Garden (by Jim Crabtree) can be purchased from Footlight Records.

Details

  • Status

    In stock

  • Type of Show Musical
  • Product Code S34000
  • Cast Size 11
  • Min. Royalty Rate $80/perf
  • Cost $9.95
  • Approx. Run Time 150 min

Categories

  • Target Audience Young Audiences | Middle School | High School | Family (all ages)
  • Performing Group High School | College Theatre | Community Theatre | Professional Theatre | TYA
  • Genre Drama
  • ISBN(13) 9780871296528
* Please note the royalty rate listed is the minimum royalty rate per performance. The actual royalty rate will be determined upon completion of a royalty application.

Customer Reviews

"Absolutely stunning musical score which is difficult but satisfying for children to perform."
Review by Jo Anne Lamun, Peanut Butter Players, Boulder, CO
"This was a very challenging musical for our students. They learned a lot about music and characterization. We were pleased with the audience responseƑwhich was very positive. I would recommend this version of The Secret Garden."
Review by Darlene Lentz, Sands Theater Center/Storybook, DeLand, Fla.

Media Reviews

"Magic was created. It was elegant ... Entrancing ... Broadway caliber." -The Oak Ridger