Kentridge cast to perform ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’

Kentridge cast to perform ‘The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’

Musical comedy opens Nov. 28 at the school’s PAC

  • Monday, November 19, 2018 3:45pm
  • Life

The Kentridge Drama Department performs the musical comedy, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” from Nov. 28 to Dec. 1 and Dec. 5 to Dec. 8, at the high school’s Performing Arts Center, 12430 SE 208th St., Kent.

The show centers on a fictional spelling bee set in a geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School. Six quirky adolescents compete in the Bee, run by three equally quirky grown-ups. The show is suitable for a PG13 audience.

Shows begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, with additional Saturday matinees at 2 o’clock.

Tickets will be available at the door and online at showtix4u.com.

For more information, please contact director, Jennifer Grajewski at 253-653-2626 or Jennifer.grajewski@kent.k12.wa.us




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