Arts & Culture

March 7, 2013 9:04 AM

Kelrik's "Spelling Bee" has humor and heart

“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” is about kids, but it’s not for youngsters. A musical comedy about some quirky early adolescent contestants who are in the throes of growing up, it introduces them as comic characters and, as the bee continues, shows each one struggling with issues of identity and ego.

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