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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee by William Finn, Rachel Sheinkin and Rebecca Feldman

photo by Peterson Creative Photography & Design


Music & lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Conceived by Rebecca Feldman
Additional material by Jay Reiss

May 4 – Sept 24

In this charming musical, quirky middle-schoolers battle for the ultimate title: spelling champ of Putnam County! With each new word, the earnest combatants reveal their passions, fears and dreams through hilarious and touching tunes. (And it’s not just about the spelling: the adult cast is ultra geek-chic in their middle school costumes!)

Alan Bailey, director of such audience favorites as Souvenir and Sylvia, returns for this Tony Award-winning musical about friendship, sacrifice and valuable lessons in fair play.

To reserve tickets, call the Box Office at (800) 657-7025, or CLICK HERE.

Learn more about The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Read the Post-Bulletin review by Tom Weber: CLICK HERE.

Read the Post-Bulletin interview with director Alan Bailey: CLICK HERE.


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

Peterson Creative Photography and Design





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