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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
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Date/Time
Date(s) - November 15, 2013 - November 17, 2013
7:30 pm

Location
Des Moines OnStage

$12 adults / $8 students

Rated PG-13 for adult content and language. Sunday Matinees will be kid friendly!  Six young people in the throes of puberty, overseen by grown-ups who barely managed to escape childhood themselves, learn that winning isn’t everything and that losing doesn’t necessarily make you a loser. THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE is a hilarious tale of overachievers’ angst chronicling the experience of six adolescent outsiders vying for the spelling championship of a lifetime. The show’s Tony Award winning creative team has created the unlikeliest of hit musicals about the unlikeliest of heroes: a quirky yet charming cast of outsiders for whom a spelling bee is the one place where they can stand out and fit in at the same time.

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