You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by CHARLES M. SCHULZ
Book, Music and Lyrics by CLARK GESNER

Not Currently Playing
Marx Theatre

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Directed by BILL FENNELLY

The Peanuts gang comes to life onstage in this whimsical and witty musical! You’ll fall in love all over again with Charlie Brown, Linus, Lucy, Schroeder, Patty and Snoopy as they deal with the joys and frustrations of kites, school, baseball and first love. Featuring a new musical arrangement with actors playing their own instruments, delightful numbers like “My Blanket and Me,” “The Book Report” and “Happiness” abound with joy. Whether you come to embrace your nostalgia or share your fond memories with a new generation, you’ll leave with a smile on your face.


"Critic's Pick! A musical fantasia for all ages … a tour-de-force." —
CityBeat

"Sweet and straightforward enough to please young theatergoers. And it’s sharp enough for the grown-ups." — The Cincinnati Enquirer

"Incredibly family-friendly, filled with heart, and makes for a memorable night out in Cincinnati. … expect to be engaged from beginning to end." — Cincinnati Parent
 

ADVISORY: With delightful themes of friendship and childhood, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown is suitable for general audiences ages 5 and older. This joyous musical will tug at your heart strings with its gleeful music, nostalgic setting and reimagined musical arrangement. Due to the full-length nature of the show, children younger than 5 cannot be admitted.

RUNNING TIME: The show runs approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes, including a 20-minute intermission.

Promotional photo of the cast of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown by Tony Arrasmith/Arrasmith & Associates.


 

 
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Artists

Nick Cearley

Linus / Co-Conceiver / Dance Captain

Armando Gutierrez

Snoopy

Stephanie Anne Johnson

Patty

Lauren Molina

Lucy / Co-Conceiver

Rob Morrison

Charlie Brown

Brett Ryback

Schroeder / Music Captain

Bill Fennelly

Director

Michael Holland

Music Director / New Instrumental & Vocal Arranger

Jenn Rose

Choreographer

Michael Schweikardt

Set Designer

Kathleen Geldard

Costume Designer

Kenton Yeager

Lighting Designer

Nick Kourtides

Sound Designer

Stephanie Klapper, CSA.

Casting Director

Andrea L. Shell

Stage Manager

Brooke Redler

Second Stage Manager

Jenifer Morrow

Second Stage Manager

Elizabeth Freyman

Assistant Stage Manager

Engage

The Peanuts Gang Returns

Apr 4, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Director Bill Fennelly tells us more about bringing the two-dimensional world of the You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown to life for the Marx stage.

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Little Known Facts about Charles M. Schulz

Apr 30, 2019
Gigi Relic

Learn more about the creator of Peanuts with these five “little known facts.”

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The Peanuts Offer Something for Everyone

Apr 25, 2019
Natalie Hulla

The artists who produced and created the Playhouse’s production of You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown share their perspectives of the Peanuts’ multigenerational impact on American pop culture.

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Good Grief!

Mar 25, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Fall in love all over again with the Peanuts gang in the whimsical musical You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, featuring delightful songs and a new musical arrangement.

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5 Questions With Rob Morrison

May 9, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Meet Rob Morrison, who plays Charlie Brown in the actor-musician production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

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5 Questions With Lauren Molina

May 9, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Meet Lauren Molina, who plays Lucy in and is the co-conceiver of the actor-musician production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

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5 Questions With Stephanie Anne Johnson

May 9, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Meet Stephanie Anne Johnson, who plays Patty in the actor-musician production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

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5 Questions With Nick Cearley

May 9, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Meet Nick Cearley, who plays Linus in and is the co-conceiver and dance captain of the actor-musician production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

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5 Questions With Armando Gutierrez

May 9, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Meet Armando Gutierrez, who plays Snoopy in the actor-musician production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

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5 Questions With Brett Ryback

May 9, 2019
Natalie Hulla

Meet Brett Ryback, who plays Schroeder in the actor-musician production of You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.

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