the 25th Annual putnam county spelling bee
Music and lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin, Conceived by Rebecca Feldman, Additional material by Jay Reiss.
June 12 - July 5, 2020
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. Winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, “Spelling Bee” charms audiences with effortless wit and humor. Featuring a fast-paced, wildly funny and touching book by Rachel Sheinkin and a truly fresh and vibrant score by William Finn, this bee is one unforgettable experience. A riotous ride, complete with audience participation, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a delightful den of comedic genius.