Main Stage | Chappelear Drama Center

8 p.m. April 17-18, 2 p.m. April 19, and 8 p.m. April 24-25, 2020– “The Secret Garden,” book and lyrics by Marsha Norman with music by Lucy Simon. The show, a collaboration between the OWU departments of Theatre & Dance and Music, brings Frances Hodgson Burnett’s enchanting classic to vivid life in a Tony- and Drama Desk-award-winning musical for all ages. Orphaned Mary returns to England to live on a foreboding estate that has mysteries to discover in this elegant tale about love, forgiveness, and renewal. Stage direction is by D. Glen Vanderbilt Jr., and music direction is by Jason Hiester and Jennifer Whitehead. The play will be performed on the Main Stage inside Chappelear Drama Center, 45 Rowland Ave., Delaware. Tickets are $10 for general admission and $5 for senior citizens, Ohio Wesleyan employees, and non-OWU students. Admission is free for Ohio Wesleyan students with a valid OWU ID. To reserve tickets, call the box office at (740) 368-3855. For more information, visit www.owu.edu/TheatreAndDance.