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147 E. Pueblo St., Reno, NV 89502

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Book by: Rachel Sheinkin, Music & Lyrics by: William Finn
Directed by: Stacey Spain

  • Evening Shows: 7/9, 7/10, 7/11(PWYC), 7/16(tt), 7/17, 7/18, 7/23(tt), 7/24, 7/25, 7/30(tt), 7/31, 8/1 @ 7:30p
  • Matinee Shows: 7/12, 7/19*, 7/26, 8/2 @ 2:00p

(tt) denotes Thirsty Thursday- FREE  house drink with ticket purchase; premium drinks 50% off, * denotes post-show talk-back, (PWYC) denotes a Pay What You Can performance.


  • Adult: $25
  • Senior(60+)/Military: $20
  • Students: $15
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Synopsis: An eclectic group of awkward tweens – each eager to win the regional spelling bee for very different reasons – find joy, heartache, and purpose in this hilarious and quirky musical comedy about finding triumph in life’s little victories.


  • Tobie Barton as Logainne Schwartzandgrubenierre
  • Aiden Billharz as Chip Tolentino
  • Cori Cooper as Rona Lisa Peretti
  • Ryan Costello as Leaf Coneybear
  • John Frederick as Douglas Panch
  • Bernadette Garcia as Marcy Park
  • Edison Garcia as Mitch Mahoney
  • Ryan Kelly as William Barfee
  • Melissa Taylor as Olive Ostrovsky
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