Venue Details

284 Star Starred
Ford's Theatre
at E Street NW 511 Tenth Street NW Washington, DC 20004
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"The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"
107 ratings
4.7 average rating
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24 reviews
16 stars
attended May 09 2014

The show really was a lot of fun and also had a lot of heart. I went to it thinking it would be really lightweight but quickly got into it. The characters and their backgrounds are actually quite engaging and you actually end of caring about...continued

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18 reviews
11 stars
attended Apr 23 2014

Great seat, wonderful show, truly charming. GO!

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10 reviews
11 stars
attended May 09 2014

This is such a fun show -- but be advised this is an adult show (think Avenue Q) . The voices on stage were great (especially the comfort counselor!!) and the setting at Ford' s theater is always a treat

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Music and lyrics by William Finn; book by Rachel Sheinkin; conceived by Rebecca Feldman; additional material by Jay Reiss; music direction by Christopher Youstra; choreographed by Michael Bobbitt; directed by Peter Flynn

_Photo by Scott Suchman. Nickolas Vaughan, Carolyn Agan, Vishal Vaidya and Felicia Curry in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee_.

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