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Located at 79 Horton Plaza 324 Horton Plz San Diego, CA 92101
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"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"
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4.4 average rating
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6 stars
attended Apr 15 2011

This was a great production. The quality of the acting was top-notch, and I was blown away by the strength of the actors' voices. I will definitely come back to productins at this theatre. I also loved the raffle!

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attended Apr 16 2011

The performance was flawless. All the cast was excellent, especially the "vice-principal", the "boy scout", and the "toe speller". These actors really put their heart and soul into this show. I would highly recommend attending this show.
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attended Apr 17 2011

A must see! Enthusiastic and well-played. You will laugh out loud throughout the show. Talented cast, and good direction.

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Quotes & Highlights

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee ran for 1,136 performances on Broadway earning the 2005 Tony Award for Best Book of a Musical.
Learn more about the "history ": _Spelling Bee. _


This hilarious tale of overachievers’ angst chronicles 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.

Directed by Shaun T. Evans, this production features a mix of teens and adult professionals with live music by Danny King and his ensemble.

About the Ticket Supplier: CYC Theatre

California Youth Conservatory is a unique theatre company that provides professional training for young, up-and-coming performers by pairing them with seasoned professionals on stage. CYC's productions feature a mix of youth actors and professional (union and non-union) on stage. Many of the youth actors have gone on to professional work, and many of the adult actors are highly accomplished and respected in the field as experienced television, film and Broadway actors. All of CYC's productions feature an all-pro artistic and technical staff. CYC Theatre was voted San Diego's Best Theatre Group 2011 and 2012 on the San Diego A-List.