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PlayMakers presents: “Akeelah and the Bee”


Event Details


Onstage:

March 31-April 3, April 6-10, 14-17: 7:30pm
April 4, 10&11, 17: 2:00pm

Akeelah has a passion for words, the crazier the better! Under-challenged at school and overwhelmed by her daily life in a tough, Chicago neighborhoodAkeelah is finding it difficult to try. But with the Scripps National Spelling Bee just around the corner, her community is ready to show her she has the courage and tenacity to make her dream come true.