Mr. T—has been cast in Portland Center Stage's
upcoming production of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
, the company announced today. He will sing. About spelling. In drag.
"Not only does T bring to the project the cachet of a true musical theater genius," PCS Artistic Director is quoted as saying in the press release, "but his spelling prowess is legendary."
The show opens May 25. On April 1
, PCS will sell any remaining seats in the season for $25 through the company's website to customers who enter the discount code "FOOL." See the release [and the punchline] for yourself at PCS's website
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