Dates & Times

7:30 pm: November 12, 13, 14,
2:00 pm: November 15,
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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Music & Lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin, Conceived by Rebecca Feldman

Additional Material by Jay Reiss, Originally directed on Broadway by James Lapine

A N-o-s-t-a-l-g-i-c Musical Comedy

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee has charmed audiences across the country with its wit and humor.  This Tony Award winner captures middle school anxiety and puts it to song and dance.  You will be tickled as adults play middle schoolers and audience members are invited to participate.  Do you have what it takes to win the spelling bee?

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee will be performed at Stephens Auditorium to allow for social distancing.  Watch for further details as they become available.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is sponsored in part by

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI).  All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.  www.MTIShows.com

                   
     Benjamin Nuckolls as                       Jessica Fenton as                       Michael Peterson as
            Chip Tolentino            Logainne Schwartzandgrubenniere           Leaf Coneybear

                    
     Brendan Donnelly as                  Katharine Bergman as                   Amanda Michelle as
           William Barfee                                 Marcy Park                                 Olive Ostrovsky

                    
       Libby Crawford as                       Patrick Determan as                     Clayton Johnson as
       Rona Lisa Perretti               Vice Principal Douglas Paunch                Mitch Mahoney

                    
           Lacoda Collier                               Kathryn Ripley                  Bartholomew Daniel Schmitt
              Ensemble                                       Ensemble                                        Ensemble