TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’!
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee makes its way to the Lynn Theatre at John Tyler Community College's Midlothian Campus! 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.
Tickets available at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3372275
$10 for general admission or free with a valid JTCC student ID.
Performances are April 6th-8th and April 13th-15th
Friday and Saturday at 7pm and Sunday at 2pm.
Music and lyrics by William Finn
Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Conceived by Rebecca Feldman
Originally produced on Broadway by David Stone, James L Nederland, Barbara Whitman, Patrick Catullo, Barrington Stage Company, and Second Stage Theatre.
Directed by Kerrigan Sullivan
Musical Direction by Starlet Knight
Choreography by Olivia Berghuis
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