THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE Ages 12-20
Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor.
An eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. While candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home lives, the tweens spell their way through a series of (potentially made-up) words, hoping never to hear the soul-crushing, pout-inducing, life un-affirming "ding" of the bell that signals a spelling mistake. Six spellers enter; one speller leaves! At least the losers get a juice box.
A riotous ride, complete with audience participation, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a delightful den of comedic genius.
Directed by Steven Hess Musical Direction by Jef Labes Performances: 7/26-7/28, Fri. & Sat. @ 7:30pm, Sat. & Sun. @ 2:00pm
All rehearsals and performances at:
Redwood High School Little Theater 395 Doherty Drive Larkspur, CA 94939