THE SECRET GARDEN
BOOK & LYRICS BY MARSHA NORMAN
MUSIC BY LUCY SIMON
DENVER CENTER THEATER
"SUPERB...HAUNTING....PROVOCATIVE! Under the artful direction of Jenn Thompson...this “Secret Garden” is a hefty, worthy, family-friendly but satisfyingly grown-up theatrical experience."
- The Denver Post
"ELEGANT....ABSOLUTELY STUNNING...The Secret Garden, now playing at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, is A GORGEOUS SHOW...FILLED WITH VISUAL AND AURAL RICHES...there’s a lot of PLEASURE, CHARM, and DELIGHT here."
"DARKLY ENCHANTING...VISUALLY STUNNING...evokes the kind of emotions that could make grown men sob. LEFT ME WRECKED."
- Broadway World
"A WONDERFUL SHOW...The setting, the sets, and the stage work are MARVELOUS...So too are the performances, characters, and voices that move the story along with both POWER and EMOTION.”
- CBS Denver
"DAZZLES...BEAUTIFUL AND DETAILED...THE DENVER CENTER'S CAST DELIVERS...As the show jumps from location to location, there is a SEAMLESS flow between them, with some LUSH scenes and MAGICAL moments sprinkled throughout."
- Boulder Weekly
"FLAT-OUT RAVISHING...PERFORMANCES ARE STELLAR! This pristine update makes the case for a new generation to embrace its unlikely heroine. The GORGEOUS STAGE COMPOSITIONS reflect an artistry that refuses to phone any minor moment in...there’s SO MUCH TO SAVOR here it makes seeing the production once feel insufficient."
- Hollywood in ToTo
"BEAUTIFUL...HEALING...This year there is more than one kind of garden blooming...At the Denver Center “The Secret Garden” is playing with full force. THIS IS DEFINITELY A PRODUCTION YOU WILL NOT WANT TO MISS!"
- Met Media
"INCREDIBLE...SENSATIONAL...HEARTWARMING...The ULTIMATE JOY of overcoming adversity rules the stage in this ENCHANTING 'Secret Garden' "
- Colorado Theatre Reviews