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At Creative 360's new location

5501 Jefferson Avenue
Midland MI, 48640

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Produced by Chris & Megan Krause

Directed by Bill Anderson Jr.

Assistant Director Chris Krause
Music Direction by Christian Heintzelman
Choreography by Megan Krause 
Stage Management by Trinity N
ovak
Assistant Stage Management by Di Hanson
Light Design by Andrew Knoff

Sound & Light Crew: Jeremy Hanson, Di Hanson, Matthew Deneen & Trinity Novak
 
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, the tweens spell their way through a series of (potentially made-up) words, hoping never to 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.

Show dates: Feb 22, 23, 24, 29, Mar 1, 2,
 


 

**This show is rated PG-13**

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a fast-paced crowd pleaser and an instant theatre patron favorite. Please Note: This musical is rated PG-13 and is a satire of stereotypes. There is a song about puberty and other young adult theme jokes throughout.

Do you want to be a speller?

Every night we need 4 amazing audience members to participate in the Spelling Bee. If you would like to be considered to put your spelling to the test, please arrive between 30 - 45 minutes before the show. There will be a sign-up booth where you can put your name in the running to be a part of the show! It is so simple, all you have to do is find the booth that says "ENTER THE BEE" and fill out our simple questionnaire. Audience spellers will be chosen 15 minutes before our show begins, if you are chosen your name will be called 5 minutes before curtain to go over the rules and regulations of the Bee. 

**YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OR OLDER**

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Get your tickets now!

  • Fri, Feb 23
    Midland
    Feb 23, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Feb 23, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Featuring a thrilling score by William Finn, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a joyful night of comedy and quirk that celebrates the pursuit of victory and the gift of being true to oneself. Interested in competing in the Bee? Every performance needs audience volunteers.
  • Sat, Feb 24
    Midland
    Feb 24, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Feb 24, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Featuring a thrilling score by William Finn, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a joyful night of comedy and quirk that celebrates the pursuit of victory and the gift of being true to oneself. Interested in competing in the Bee? Every performance needs audience volunteers.
  • Thu, Feb 29
    Midland
    Feb 29, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM EST
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Feb 29, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM EST
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Featuring a thrilling score by William Finn, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a joyful night of comedy and quirk that celebrates the pursuit of victory and the gift of being true to oneself. Interested in competing in the Bee? Every performance needs audience volunteers.
  • Fri, Mar 01
    Midland
    Mar 01, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Mar 01, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Featuring a thrilling score by William Finn, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a joyful night of comedy and quirk that celebrates the pursuit of victory and the gift of being true to oneself. Interested in competing in the Bee? Every performance needs audience volunteers.
  • Sat, Mar 02
    Midland
    Mar 02, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Mar 02, 2024, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
    Midland, 5501 Jefferson Ave, Midland, MI 48640, USA
    Featuring a thrilling score by William Finn, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a joyful night of comedy and quirk that celebrates the pursuit of victory and the gift of being true to oneself. Interested in competing in the Bee? Every performance needs audience volunteers.
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Meet the Team

Meet the Production Team of the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Cast list to be announced in late November

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