Posted on 13 October 2011.
Come and enjoy a fun-filled evening of musical theatre when the Cedar Springs Community Players present “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” this weekend at the Kent Theatre in downtown Cedar Springs. The show, based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles Schulz, runs approximately 90 minutes plus intermission, and shows an average day in the life of Charlie Brown.
On Friday, October 14 and Saturday October 15, the show starts at 7:30 p.m. and doors open at 7:00 p.m. On Sunday October 16, the matinee starts at 3:00 p.m. and doors open at 2:30 p.m.
Tickets for children 12 and under are $8. A stuffed toy of one of the Peanuts characters will be given away to a lucky child 12 and under who attends a performance.
Presale adult tickets are $12. All presale tickets are available at Cedar Springs Chase Bank and Cedar Springs Library. Adult tickets are $15 at the door on performance dates.
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Posted on 22 September 2011.
Cast of “You’re a good man Charlie Brown.” L to R top row: Audree Stephens, Brandyn Kirchhoff, Erica Czerski; Lauren Forman; Madison Scheuneman. L to R bottom row: BreAnna Schultz;Jacob Swinehart; Vincent Frank, Tom Johnson
The Cedar Springs Community Players’ next production, “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,” will be presented at the Kent Theatre on Friday and Saturday, October 14 and 15, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, October 16 at 3:00 p.m. This fun-filled family musical is based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles Schulz, with book, music and lyrics by Clark Gesner. It portrays “an average day in the life of Charlie Brown.” It will be directed by Sue Harrison with pianist Bonnie Hitchingham and Nancy Noreen on flute. Laura Johnson is Stage Manager and Melanie Kirchhoff and Katie Zank are helping with choreography. “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” will be the 65th production for the Community Players in its 40 year history.
The cast of “YAGM,CB” includes Brandyn Kirchhoff as Charlie Brown, Lauren Forman as Lucy, Jacob Swinehart as Linus, Vincent Frank as Snoopy, Erica Czerski as Patty, Tom Johnson as Schroeder, Audree Stephens as Sally, BreAnna Schultz as Marci, and Madison Scheuneman as Little Red-Headed Girl.
All tickets are general seating. Tickets are on sale at Chase Bank in Cedar Springs and the Cedar Springs Library or call (616) 696-0456. All tickets for children 12 and under are $8.00. Pre-sale adult tickets are $12 and $15 at the door on performance nights. Plan to bring the whole family to this fun G-rated family show. Check the Cedar Springs Community Players website for more information: www.cscommunityplayers.org
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Posted on 04 August 2011.
The Cedar Springs Community Players announce auditions for the fun-filled family musical You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown on Monday and Tuesday, August 15-16 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Cedar Springs United Methodist Church, 140 S. Main in Cedar Springs. All ages may audition for the seven roles. Applicants will read from the script and also perform 30 seconds of a song they’ve prepared for auditions.
Production dates for the musical are October 13, 14, 15, 2011 at the Kent Theatre at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call Sue at 616-696-0456.
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