The 25th Annual Putnam
County Spelling Bee

June 9-12, 2010
Directed by Paul J. Hustoles
Scene Design by Paul J. Hustoles
Costume Design by Jessica Guthrie
Lighting Design by Steven Smith
Sound Design by George Grubb

The Putnam Spellers "welcome" some guest spellers. They are (left to right): Front row:
Leaf Coneybear (Adam Moen), Scott Petersen, Christine Schulz,
Chip Tolentino (Maxwell Thao), and Marcy Park (Natalie Schleusner);
back row: Logan Burns,
William Barfee (Stephen Mark Crisp), Olive Ostrovsky (Mollie Fischer) and Paul Moxness.

Rona Peretti (Christina Dyrland Smith) and speller Logainne Schwartzandgrubennier (Laura Otremba).

The spellers are momentarily turned into automatons.

Leaf Coneybear (Adam Moen) and Chip Tolentino (Maxwell Thao)

Logainne Schwartzandgrubennier (Laura Otremba) and her dads,
Rudolph Searles III (left) and Micah J. L. Kronlokken.

Marcy Park (Natalie Schleusner) splits, Douglas Panch (Micah J. L. Kronlokken) erupts. Mitch Mahoney
(Rudolph Searles III) and Rona Peritti (Christina Dyrland Smith) witness it.

Olive Ostrovsky (Mollie Fischer) spells.

The spellers celebrate the end of the Bee.

VIDEO: Stephen Mark Crisp performs "Magic Foot"

VIDEO: Director Paul J. Hustoles talks about the show


All photos by Mike Lagerquist