The high-stakes world of middle school spelling competitions takes center stage in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. This hit musical comedy follows six overachieving would-be wordsmiths and their neurotic parents, using hilarious original songs like "Woe Is Me" and "Chip's Lament" to portray teen troubles at their worst. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee was nominated for Best Musical and five other Tony Awards in its original run, winning two. Be ready to spell because there's audience participation and special local celebrity guests at this incredibly funny show.
This show is considered PG-13 — except for the Saturday matinees, which are PG.