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Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE

The actors in the NiCori Teen Performance Ensemble may not have spelled all the words correctly in the Corinna Sowers directed production of the Tony and Drama Desk Award winning musical The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, but they sure got everything else right last night in their performance in Montclair N.J. Check out photo coverage from the show below!

This show with it's effortless wit and humor has been charming audiences around the world since it was first spawned at Barrington Stage Company in The Berkshires. Having been there at the beginning and seen the original cast in rehearsal in Sheffield Ma. it was a delight to see how the magic of William Finn's score and Rachel Sheninkin's Book were so expertly performed by this talented group of actors.

The "Spellers" in NiCori's production last night were Damon Santiago (Chip Tolentino), Zoe Gelman (Logainne ShwarzandGureniere), Luke Surretsky (Leaf Coneybear), Alex DiFilippo (William Barfee), Caroline Leonard (Marcy Park) and Shannon Bretz (Olive Ostrovski)

Another collaboration by these Tony Award Winners will be premiering this summer at Barrington Stage Company. The Royal Family of Broadway by Finn and Sheinkin, a new musical comedy based on The Royal Family by George S. Kaufman & Edna Ferber.

Note to Zoe Gelman: You may not have won the Spelling Bee but you won Nana & Papa's hearts.

Credits:

Director: Corinna Sowers Adler
Musical Director: Mark Saylor
Stage Manager: Cindy Summers
Assisstant Stage Manager: Jenna Rafferty
Sound Designer: Nicholas Von Hagel
Lighting Director: Micholas Marmo
Costuming: Gerry Mastrolia
Producer: Nicholas Adler

Photo Credit: Stephen Sorokoff

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Alex DiFilippo, Caroline Leonard, Luke Surretsky, Olivia Gryzwinski, Zoe Gelman, Katherine Stelma

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Rachel Sheinkin & William Finn

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Katherine Stelma & Damon Santiago

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Luke Surretsky

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Lulu Pentecost & Katherine Stelma

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Grace Carlin

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Ari Gelman & Zoe Gelman

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Olivia Gryzwinski

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Miranda Midrazo

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Alex DiFilippo

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Caroline Leonard

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Caroline Leonard

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Mia Russman, Andie Earl, Lulu Pentacost, Elizabeth Nucci, Emily Ostrowski, Emma Dean, Mia Grossman, Erika Nathanson, Jessica Arriaga, Mia Campisi, Shannon Bretz, Yuleeza Rodriguez, Megan Monyhan

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Papa & Zoe Gelman

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Yael Gelman & Katherine Stelma

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE
Nicholas Adler, Producer, Corinna Sowers Adler, Director

Photo Coverage: NiCori Studios Presents THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE

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