25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Book by Rachel Sheinkin

Music & Lyrics by William Finn

Directed by Wendy Sielaff | Music Direction by Debra Nichols

September 8-11, 2016

Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre

Thursday at 7:30 PM

Friday & Saturday at 8:00 PM

Sunday at 2:00 PM

Six contestants in a high school gym vie for the title of Spelling Bee Champion in this Tony Award-winning musical. Join these unforgettable kids, with their special quirks and eclectic backstories, on a wildly funny yet touching ride that spells F-U-N.


OLIVE - Emily Fishman

MARCY - Hallie Fox

LOGAINNE - Keshia Oliver

CHIP - Bob Cox

CONEYBEAR - Nathan King

BARFEE - Connor Rhoades

RONA - Allison Ackerman

PANCH - Brandon Cave

MITCH - Nick Rapson

OLIVE'S MOM - Allison Ackerman

OLIVE'S DAD - Nick Rapson

LOGAINNE'S DADS - Nick Rapson and Connor Rhoades


Director - Wendy Sielaff

Assistant Director - Alen Fyfe

Music Director - Debra Nichols

Choreographer - Reilly Conlon

Stage Manager - Aidan Mase Kemnitz

Producer - Shelly Smith

Costume Design - Nan Wirth

Set design - Mike and Wendy Sielaff

Properties - Aaron Wade

Lighting Design - Brian Meyers

SoundDesign - Bob Skon

Marketing Liaison - Aaron Wade