Akeelah and the Bee
By Cheryl L. West
Original Screenplay by Doug Atchison
A compelling story of a young girl’s bravery and grit. Based on the 2006 multi-award-winning film, this play follows Akeelah Anderson’s journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Akeelah shows audiences the importance of tenacity in the face of adversity and will inspire conversations on stereotypes, stigmas, and their implications.
Recommended for ages 8 and up
Tickets are $10-16
- Thursday through Saturday-7:30 PM
- Saturday and Sunday Matinees-2 PM
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