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Flashback Friday: Celia Keenan-Bolger's First Time Playing a Kid on Broadway

Watch a performance by the original cast of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.

The mark of a great actor is being able to play a wide variety of roles of a wide variety of ages. Time and time again, Celia Keenan-Bolger has proved how good she is, especially when it comes to playing youngsters. Her latest example is To Kill a Mockingbird, where she plays both adult and child versions of Scout Finch — and blows everyone away in the process.

With that in mind, today we look back at Keenan-Bolger's first time playing a kid on Broadway, when she starred as Olive in The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. Check out a video below.


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