in "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee" At MCCC's
Kelsey Theatre Nov. 5-14
N.J.- Brush off your dictionary and let the spelling begin!
Join Playful Theatre Productions at Mercer County Community
College's Kelsey Theatre for the irreverently endearing musical,
"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,"
Fridays, Nov. 5 and 12 at 7:30 p.m.; Saturdays, Nov. 6 and
13 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.; and Sundays, Nov. 7 and 14 at
2 p.m. Kelsey Theatre is conveniently located on the college's
Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road. A reception with
the cast and crew follows the opening performance on Nov 5.
(Due to some mature content, the show is not recommended for
children under the age of 13.)
by William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin, this Tony Award-winning
musical features a quirky band of misfit adolescents in a
tiny fictional town. Their everyday angst grows exponentially
with the approach of one of the most anticipated events of
the year - the Annual Spelling Bee. Hilarity rules as the
adults in charge of the proceedings prove just as eccentric
as their students.
members are drawn in from the start, with three to four invited
to participate along with the six contestants. The charming
cast and all in attendance will learn from this unlikely group
of heroes that winning isn't everything and losing doesn't
necessarily make you a "loser."
quirky, endearing cast of "Spelling Bee," front row,
from left, Dominick Sannelli, Carrie Denito and Kyrus Westcott;
back row, from left, Brian Meltzer, Tim Walton, Danielle Shinder,
William Mercado, Jill Bradshaw and Jaimie McMillin.
members include Jill Bradshaw, of Audubon, as Olive Ostrovky; Carrie
Denito, of Doylestown, PA, as Marcy Park; William Mercado, of Hightstown,
as William Barfee; Jaimie McMillin, of Bordentown, as Rona Lisa
Peretti; Brian Meltzer, of Pennington, as Vice Principal Douglas
Panch; Dominick Sannelli, of Levittown, PA, as Leaf Coneybear; Danielle
Shinder, of Holland, PA, as Logainne Schwartzandgrubenierre; Tim
Walton, of Easton, PA, as Mitch Mahoney; and Kyrus Westcott, of
Hamilton, as Chip Tolentino.
are $16 for adults, $14 for seniors, and $12 for students and children.
Free parking is available next to the theater. Tickets may be purchased
or by calling the Kelsey Box Office at 609-570-3333. Kelsey Theatre
is wheelchair accessible. For
complete listing of the
events schedule and more at Kelsey Theatre visit:
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