The Mountlake Terrace drama department is preforming “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” beginning this Friday, March 5th.
“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is Tony Award-winning musical by Rachel Sheinkin and William Finn. From Wikipedia, “The show centers around a fictional spelling bee set in a geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School. Six quirky adolescents compete in the Bee, run by three equally-quirky grown-ups.”
Tickets go on sale at 6:45 each night at the doors open at 7 pm. Tickets price is only $8. Audience members will be selectged to participate as spelling bee contestants. Applications to participate as a speller must be completed by 7:15. All ages are welcome but the show is rated PG-13 for moderate language.
Show dates are March 5, 6, 11, 12 & 13 at 7:30 pm.
See the MTHS drama department web site for more information.