The 25th annual spelling bee

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The 25th annual spelling bee

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Few play casts have to cancel their opening-night performance because of an oil refinery fire. It is certainly impossible for "the show to go on" when nearly the entire town is evacuated. The simple premise is a spelling bee taking place in the Putnam Middle School gymnasium with the play audience becoming the Bee audience.

The tone is established before the show even starts with the team name, the Putnam Peacocks, emblazoned on the set along with the motto, "The Home of the Fighting Cocks. They are joined onstage for the first part of the show by four audience volunteers who also gamely participate as finalist spellers.

To the delight of the audience, the plucky volunteers do their best with the ridiculously hard words, as the Bee starts to go off the rails and hilarity ensues. With a mix of cartoony full-company songs and some wistful tunes that often provide biographical background of the contestants, the musical score by William Finn enhances the storytelling.

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Reminiscent of shows such as "Avenue Q," taking adult audience members back to their childhoods, "Spelling Bee" is a heartwarming reminder that what seems so earth-shatteringly important to us as kids can dissolve into funny memories after we grow up.

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The tale of several socially awkward youngsters finding joy, heartache and a purpose in competing at the regional spelling bee features a score by William Finn and a book by Rachel Sheinkin. Word-Buff's Totally Unfair Spelling Bee Guide How to Win a Spelling Bee!

Whether you're preparing for a spelling bee, running one, or tutoring a competitor, you'll find a whole bunch of expert resources here to help get you attheheels.com hey, I know it all looks a bit intense and serious, but that doesn't mean it can't be fun.

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Word-Buff's Totally Unfair Spelling Bee Guide How to Win a Spelling Bee! Whether you're preparing for a spelling bee, running one, or tutoring a competitor, you'll find a whole bunch of expert resources here to help get you attheheels.com hey, I know it all looks a bit intense and serious, but that doesn't mean it .

The 25th annual spelling bee

Director Jeffrey Madison had his musical cast of the University of Wisconsin-Superior's "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" ready to hit the stage running on Saturday night with an. Welcome to our community theatre in Johnstown, NY!

Come and enjoy the terrific entertainment we have planned for you. We appreciate your support.

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