HAMDEN >> Hamden High School’s production company, Mainstage Ensemble will be presenting the Tony-award winning, contemporary musical comedy, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” The production is directed by Hamden High School’s new theater teacher, Mrs. Hollie Michaels. The musical runs Thursday, March 26, to Saturday, March 28, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are currently on sale.
“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” winner of the Tony and the Drama Desk Awards for Best Book, has charmed audiences across the country with its effortless wit and humor. The production features improvisation and audience participation. Four audience members are selected to join the cast on stage as additional contestants in the spelling bee at each performance.