The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Music and Lyrics by William Finn, Book by Rachel Sheinkin
Conceived by Rebecca Feldman
Additional material by Jay Reiss
Originally Directed on Broadway by James Lapine
Directed by Cory Doran*
Nov. 10-25, 2017
This charming, Tony Award winning musical looks at a small-town spelling bee and uncovers the universal truth that winning is not, in fact, everything. With quirky contestants vying for the prize and some unconventional teachers running the show, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is sure to be the definition of hilarity and higher learning…used in a sentence!
Approximate running time with no intermission: 1 hour, 40 minutes
*The participation of this artist is arranged by permission of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance/Opera/Theatre Policy (DOT).
Week 1: Fri. and Sat. at 8 pm
Week 2: Wed. to Sat. at 8 pm
Week 3: Wed. to Sat. at 8 pm and Sat. at 2 pm
Postshow Talkbacks: Sat., Nov. 11 and Thurs., Nov. 16
Remain in your seat after the show for a curated chat with the actors and artists.
Preshow Artist Chat: Sat., Nov. 25 at 1 pm
Come to the matinee early to enjoy an in-depth discussion with one of the artists from the show. Admission included in ticket purchase.
Adults: $28 / Seniors: $17 / Students: $15
$12 Student tickets every Wednesday evening
tickets.harthouse.ca / 416.978.8849
Hart House Theatre offers student matinees at the low price of $15 per student, and complementary tickets for teachers and chaperones.
Scheduled performances: Tues., Nov. 14 at 12 pm
Please note: more performances may be added according to demand.
For more information and to book a performance please call the Box Office at 416.978.8849.