‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ presented at Chance Theater in Anaheim

Charlie Brown (Matt Takahashi) tries to get his friends to listen to his direction in “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”

Everyone’s favorite holiday classic comes to life in the all-new stage adaptation at the Chance Theater in Anaheim.

Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, and the whole Peanuts gang as they produce their own Christmas play and ultimately learn the true meaning of the season. A Charlie Brown Christmas is a present the whole family can enjoy.

Adapted from Charles M. Schulz’s timeless story, this holiday treat features the unforgettable music of Vince Guaraldi, as well as beloved holiday carols performed by the Peanuts characters. There’s no better way to discover the magic of the
season.

“It’s like watching the television special come to life!” – Around The Town Chicago

“A sweet and touching, live action version that is itself an instant holiday classic.” – Broadway World

Joining James McHale on the production team for A Charlie Brown Christmas is production designer Masako Tobaru (Big Fish), production designer Megan Hill (Fancy Nancy), costume designer Christina Marie Perez (In The Heights), and stage
manager Kelsey Somerville (Big Fish).

The cast for A Charlie Brown Christmas includes resident artist Laura M. Hathaway (Big Fish), returning artists Matt Takahashi (Big Fish), Dimithri Perera (Stinky Cheese Man), Angela Griswold (Anne of Green Gables), Hannah Schill (The Eight: Reindeer Monologues), and Seth Weiner (The Who’s Tommy). Juston Gonzalez, Austin Brooks Rae, Nathan Shube, Jennifer Noce, and Adriana Rodriguez Burciaga are making their Chance debut with this production.

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Sally (Angela Griswold) needs helps from her brother, Charlie Brown (Matt Takahashi) to tell Santa her demands… er, her wish list in a scene from “A Charlie Brown Christmas.”

‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’

WHEN: December 13 – 30, 2018

Thursdays at 7pm; Fridays at 7pm; Saturdays at 1pm, 4pm, and 7pm; Sundays at 1pm, 4pm, and 7pm. Special performances on Tuesday, December 18 at 7pm and Wednesday, December 19 at 7pm. Added performances: Tuesday, December 11 at 7pm; Wednesday, December 12 at 7pm; and Sunday, December 30 at 1pm, 4pm, and 7pm

WHERE: Chance Theater @ Bette Aitken theater arts Center on the Cripe Stage
5522 E. La Palma Ave., Anaheim, CA 92807

TICKETS: $21.00 – $35.00. Discounts available for children (ages 4-12), seniors, students and military.

MORE INFO: (888) 455-4212 or visit www.ChanceTheater.com.

 

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