Above: Graphic image for '25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee'.
“Can you spell i-r-r-e-s-i-s-t-i-b-l-e? 'Spelling Bee' is riotously funny and remarkably ingenious. Gold stars all around," says the New York Times.
Prepare to feel the angst of fidgety adolescents who prove that the only thing worse than being 13 is being 13 while attempting to correctly spell "pyrrhonism". This two time Tony Award winning hit musical celebrates the mania of competition as the funniest most lovable and sardonically nerdy contestants compete for the Spelling Bee title.
Six wacky misfits with steely ambition strive to define themselves apart from their crazy families as they confront the pitfalls of puberty. Anyway you spell it, "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" is side-splittingly F-U-N-N-Y. Some mature content. Recommended for audiences 13 and up.