November 18 - December 18

22-23 Season: Honk!

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Music by George Stiles
Book and Lyrics by Anthony Drewe

Ugly is the odd duck out in the nest, and looks quite a bit different from his darling siblings. Despite his mother’s love and protective flapping, the other barnyard animals are quick to taunt and tease the little duckling. Ugly sets out on a musical adventure of self-discovery and along the way he meets a whole flock of unique characters and learns that being different is not a bad thing after all.

A talkback will be held after the performance on Thursday, December 8 at 7:30 pm. We invite you to stay after the show to learn more about the production from the actors and designers.


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This project is funded in part by Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program. This project is sponsored in part by the Department of State, division of Cultural Affairs, the Florida Council of Arts and Culture and the State of Florida. This project is funded in part by United Arts of Central Florida, home of and


ASL-Interpreted Performance

Thursday, December 1, 2022 | 7:30 pm

Garden Theatre will present an American Sign Language-interpreted performance.

When looking at the stage, the interpreters will be located in front of the stage on the far right.

For more information about the best seating to view the interpreters, please email


Sensory-Friendly Performance

Saturday, December 10, 2022 | 2:00 pm

This performance is for families that have members (both children and adults) with Sensory Processing Disorders (SPD), Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD), and special needs.

Special modifications will be made for this performance, including reduced volume levels and modifications to lighting, haze, and other special effects.

Families are welcome to bring items (blankets, pillows, noise reducing headphones, etc.) to make their visit more comfortable.

Click here to download a “Going to the Garden” Guide.