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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Midtown W
86

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee NYC Reviews and Tickets

86%
(145 Reviews)
Positive
93%
Mixed
6%
Negative
1%
Members say
Clever, Funny, Entertaining, Hilarious, Quirky

About the Show

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.

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85
Intelligent, Great writing, Funny, Original

See it if you like smart lyrics, catchy melodies and small shows that are charming

Don't see it if you need big production value or don't like shows about children

80
Funny, Great writing, Original, Entertaining

See it if you want a purely fun musical, featuring adults playing "nerdy" high schoolers. The songs are full of great puns. Overall a good time.

Don't see it if you don't like nasal-y voices, a bunch of the cast has them. you don't want to hear people spelling.

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