Crime Writer Lynda La Plante will appear as one of the guests spellers in the The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at the Under Ground Theatre from September 9-12.
Lynda, born in Liverpool, trained at RADA before becoming a television actress, but then turned to writing, making her breakthrough with TV series Widows. Her 25 novels have all been international bestsellers. The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee is a hilarious tale of overachievers’ angst chronicling the experience of six adolescent outsiders. Other guest spellers include Chris Manning (Fame Academy), Dec Cluskey (The Bachelors), Michael Fish (weatherman) and Carol Cleveland (Monty Python actress). Please see www.thegreenroomproductions.co.uk for details. Buy tickets (£15/£14) at www.undergroundtheatre.co.uk or call 0845 680 1926.