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Julia Morgan Theater
2640 College Avenue Berkeley, CA 94704
510-845-8542
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attended Jun 04 2011

My 4-year-old daughter and I attended on a whim, having received the Goldstar offer, and we both loved it. She was engaged throughout, though the show is long. She was still talking about it today. The acting was amazing, the characters well...continued

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attended Jun 02 2011

I took my 5 year old grand-daughter and she once again sat still and looked straight ahead. It is the best way to introduce children to theater arts. For her to see kids a little older than her and no adults was right up her alley. This was our...continued

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Quotes & Highlights

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown was first staged on Broadway in 1971 and revived in 1999. The musical features such songs as “Happiness,” “My Blanket and Me” and “Little Known Facts.”

Description

Based on the beloved _Peanuts _comic strip by Charles M Schulz and brought to you by the same director/designer team that presented The AristoCats in January, the musical _You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown _presents an average day in the life of Charlie Brown. The day is made up of little moments picked from Valentine’s Day to the classroom to the baseball season, from wild optimism to utter despair, all mixed in with the lives of his friends (both human and non-human) and strung together on the string of a single day, from bright uncertain morning to hopeful starlit evening.

Charlie Brown is considered a “good man” by his friends, yet he can’t seem to win the heart of the Little Red-Haired Girl. His bossy friend Lucy has no better luck getting the attention of her crush, the piano-playing Schroeder. Meanwhile, Snoopy and Linus daydream while the rest of the friends battle with kites, school, baseball and misunderstandings before finally coming to realize what makes them truly happy.

The production is presented by students, grades 3-5, in Berkeley Playhouse Conservatory’s KidStage program.

About the Ticket Supplier: Berkeley Playhouse

Berkeley Playhouse is a multiple award-winning theatre company (Broadway.com awards, TBA Award recommendations, Bay Area Critics Circle Award) and school for musical theatre education (Bay Area Parent Award, Parents Press Award).

From its humble beginnings as a theatre education program in Founder Elizabeth McKoy’s living room, Berkeley Playhouse has quickly become one of the largest arts organizations in the Bay Area, with nearly 25,000 individuals coming to see its professional musical productions, and over 1000 students studying in the School of Musical Theatre each year.

Housed in the historic Julia Morgan Theater, Berkeley Playhouse produces quality theater for all ages and it is common to see two, three, and even four generations of families sitting together enjoying shows like Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, or Fiddler on the Roof.