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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

  • The Snug Theatre 160 South Water Street Marine City, MI, 48039 United States (map)

An eclectic group of six mid-pubescent’s vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. While candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home life, the tweens spell their way through a series of [potentially made-up] words hoping to never 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. 

  • Music and Lyrics by William Finn
  • Book by Rachel Sheinkin



Caleb Kreidler - Chip Tolentino
Jordan Frontiero - Logainne Schwartzandgrubenniere
Anson Pavlov - Leaf Coneybear
Casey Hibbert - William Barfee
Anita Newby - Marcy Park
Jenna Russell - Olive Ostrovsky
Christy Kreidler - Rona Lisa Perreti
Brian Ross - Vice Principal Douglas Panch
Matthew Redmond - Mitch Mahoney*
Shane O'Connor - Stage Manager/Tech

Brittany Smith-  Director
Ron Pietrantoni - Music Director

* "Mitch Mahoney" will be played by Kyle Burch on March 12th.

Earlier Event: February 5
Promises, Promises
Later Event: April 2
Little Red - A Puppet Show