The show, which opened on Broadway in 2005, is a musical comedy about a fictional spelling bee set in the fictitious Putnam Valley Middle School. It’s a mix of quirky contestants, quirky judges and quirky spelling words, plus a Greek-style chorus in the form of the fictitious Putnam County Board of Education.
The production is directed by Fran Young with musical direction by Marsha Schreier. Melody Williams returns as choreographer along with Tom Williams as Technical Director and producer Dana Ahmuty.
The cast includes Michael Hardenberg, Gabi Latimer, Alex Karpinski, Ned Denton, Austin Williams, Maddie Meyer, Kelsey Mitchell, Jill Lanese, Gabe Riccitelli, Sophia Park, Noelle Park, Maura Cuddihy, Tabitha Chasse, Maddie Boyle, Katie Kast, Chelsi Napoli, Jessica Karpinski, Alex Fiedler, Carina Mitchell, Anthony Giuliano and Rayna Newkirk.
Tickets can be purchased at the door and they are $10 for adults and $8 for students and senior citizens. For more information, e-mail the director.