Director Biography

Jennie Gray-Connard

As an enthusiastic alumnus of Junior Theatre, Jennie is thrilled to be back at JT as an educator. Jennie grew up in San Diego theatre attending the San Diego School of Creative and Performing Arts and performing in many of San Diego’s professional theatres.

After many years as a performer, Jennie began teaching drama and dance to grades K-12 five years ago and feels very strongly about the importance of the performing arts for children.

Jennie is also a certified Jazzercise Instructor.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Directed by Jennie Gray-Connard
Music and Lyrics by William Finn.
Book by Rachel Sheinkin.
Conceived by Rebecca Feldman.
Additional Material by Jay Reiss.
Based on C-R-E-P-U-S-C-U-L-E, an original play by The Farm.

Six awkward spelling champions learn that winning (and losing) isn't everything.