The Cast of Secret Garden Announced

Posted: Friday, June 21, 2024, 5:13am

Director Kathy Hyland and Music Director Thom Ogilive announce the cast of The Secret Garden, the Curtain Players’ Season 62 opening show.  With 53 talented and special auditionees, the casting committee had its work cut out for it.

Congratulations to Karen Cook Sahlin (Lily Craven), Edwyn Williams (Fakir), Evelyn McGill (Ayah), Nora West & Meredith Zeallear (Mary Lennox), David Hendricks (Albert Lennox), Kasey Meininger (Rose Lennox), Kate Oliver (Mrs. Medlock), Chris Rusen (Archie Craven), Kyle Roby (Dr. Neville Craven), Owen Suarez (Colin Craven), Lily Billups (Martha Sowerby), Randy Benge (Ben Weatherstaff), Leviathan Giles (Dickon Sowerby), and Dreamers Chorus – Jessica Alkire (Alice/Nurse), Michael Gallaugher (Lt. Shaw), Chelsea Martins (Claire), Sarah Merkey (Mrs. Winthrop), Meghan Noonan, and Julie Russell.

The Secret Garden tells the story of a spoiled orphan girl, who is sent to live with her uncle on the Yorkshire moors and discovers renewed life, for herself and her cousin, in bringing her late aunt’s garden back to life.

Tickets are now available for the September performances (September 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21 & 22, 2024) are sure to go quickly.  Get your tickets today at

Thank you to everyone who auditioned for this wonderful show.