NMHS students to stage 'The Secret Garden'

Students and faculty at New Milford High School are rehearsing for this year's all-school musical production of "The Secret Garden."

Based on the book by Frances Hodgson Burnett, the show features music by Lucy Simon, and book and lyrics by Marsha Norman.

The original production premiered in 1991 on Broadway.

Evening performances will be given March 20, 21, 27 and 28 at 7 p.m.

Matinee performances will be staged March 22 at 3 p.m. and March 28 at 2 p.m.

All seating is reserved.

Tickets at $10 each can be purchased by visiting the high school box office Mondays through Fridays from 2:15 to 4 p.m. or Mondays through Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Tickets may also be reserved by calling the box office at 860-350-6647 ext. 1552.

Senior citizen passes to provide free admission to the musical and other school events are available.