The Capital University Conservatory of Music and University Theatre will present the Tony Award-Winning musical, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, September 21-23 in Mees Hall.
In addition to a talented cast of Emily Slider, Alissa Ruth, Lorenzo McKeever, Trent Smith, Drew Wander, Colby Tarrh, Annie Huckaba, Zack Pytel and Emily Turner, the musical will feature on-stage participation of Capital faculty, staff and administration.
It is a spelling bee, after all. Special guest spellers for the weekend include:
- Dean Cedric Adderley
- Provost Rich Ashbrook
- Professor Sharon Bennett
- Dr. Lynda Hasseler
- Dr. Mark Lochstamphor
- Miss Heather Massey
- Assistant Dean Lynn Roseberry
- Dr. Tom Ryan
- Professor Sharon Stohrer
Performances are set for at 8 pm Friday and Saturday, September 21 and 22, and 2 pm Sunday, September 23, in the Mees Hall. Capital students, faculty and staff will receive one free ticket with a valid Capital ID. General admission tickets are $15 and may be reserved or purchased through the Conservatory office, or one hour before each performance at the Mees Hall Box Office. For tickets or information, call 236-6411.