A Charlie Brown Double Bill

December 1-21

A Manitoba Theatre for Young People Production

Connections: Friendship, Finding Happiness, Live Music

Charlie Brown has had a rough year and just cannot get into Christmas. When he is asked to direct the pageant, he is determined to turn things around. Plus everyone’s favourite accident-prone boy tries to muster up the courage to talk to the little red-haired girl.

Double your fun with this musical holiday classic for the entire family!

“A charming double bill…A story about finding happiness in the sometimes confusing and challenging world of being a kid.” – CBC Radio

To book a performance please contact Jessica McGlynn, School Sales Coordinator at: 204-954-1704, [email protected]

Looking for ways to further engage your students in the world of the play? Add a play-related workshop: students go from seeing, to doing and being!

Recommended for Grades 1-7
approximate running time: 90 minutes

A Charlie Brown Double Bill
A Manitoba Theatre for Young People Production

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown
Based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles M. Schulz
Book, music, and lyrics by Clark Gesner
Additional dialogue by Michael Mayer
Additional music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa
Originally produced in New York by Arthur Whitelaw and Gene Persson

A Charlie Brown Christmas
By Charles M. Schulz
Based on the television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson
Stage adaptation by Eric Schaeffer
By special arrangement with Arthur Whitelaw and Ruby Persson
A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS is presented by arrangement with Concord Theatricals on behalf of Tams-Witmark LLC. www.concordtheatricals.com


  • Thursday, December 1 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Thursday, December 1 @ 12:45 p.m.
  • Friday, December 2 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Tuesday, December 6 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Tuesday, December 6 @ 12:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 7 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Thursday, December 8 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Thursday, December 8 @ 12:45 p.m.
  • Friday, December 9 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Friday, December 9 @ 12:45 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 14 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Wednesday, December 14 @ 12:45 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 15 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Thursday, December 15 @ 12:45 p.m.
  • Friday, December 16 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Monday, December 19 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Monday, December 19 @ 12:45 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 20 @ 9:45 a.m.
  • Tuesday, December 20 @ 12:45 p.m.

Enhance your students’ comprehension and enjoyment of the production by adding a play-related workshop!

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