This musical comedy is based on C-R-E-P-U-S-C-U-L-E, an original improvisational play created by Rebecca Feldman about a middle school spelling bee. More…
Six spellers - Olive Ostrovsky, William Barfée, Logainne Schwartzandgrubenierre, Marcy Park, Leaf Coneybear and Chip Tolentino - compete at the annual spelling bee at Putnam Valley Middle School in Putnam County, NY. Flashbacks and insight reveal personal details about each of the spellers in this musical that explores the idea that winning isn’t everything.
See it if You want a show almost guaranteed to make you laugh or a show that's main focus is not on a romantic relationship between various characters
Don't see it if You aren't looking for a comedy or would get offended by some of the jokes made in the show.
See it if You really want a clever, and hilarious performance. If you need a laugh, this is the show.
Don't see it if Your uncomfortable with broad, "sexual" comments and if you find homosexual relationships unsettling.
See it if You enjoy spelling bees , great music and an absolutely SUPER fun time at the theater.
Don't see it if You don't have a sense of humor or are looking for a VERY traditional Broadway musical.
See it if you want to be entertained in a fresh, original way or want to see a musical with a lot of opportunities for educational psychology analysis
Don't see it if you're bothered by adults playing children singing about erections.