A Charlie Brown Christmas Play
December 7 - December 16
Photo provided The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati
A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS Cincinnati returns to The Children’s Theatre!
Each year, The Children’s Theatre gets hundreds of requests to revive their 2015 production of A Charlie Brown Christmas Cincinnati. Coming December 7-16, 2019, they are excited to bring the beloved TV special back to life, as they celebrate the season with the whole Peanuts gang.
Single tickets go on sale August 30 and can be purchased online. All MainStage performances will take place at Taft Theatre, with the Showtime Series shows taking place at the Red Bank Theatre.
About A Charlie Brown Christmas Cincinnati
Back by popular demand, bring your family and celebrate the season with the live rendition of your favorite holiday TV special! Don’t let the hustle and bustle of the holidays get you down. Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts gang are here to remind everyone about what’s most important during the Yuletide season. 2019 marks the 54th anniversary of the animated TV special, A Charlie Brown Christmas. Produced by Lee Mendelson and directed by Bill Melendez, the CBS program debuted on December 9, 1965.
About The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati 2019-20 MainStage Season
The nation’s oldest professional theatre for young audiences celebrates “The Power of a Child” with MainStage musicals following four young central characters with strength, grit, and a drive to succeed. From the not-so-scary Casper the Friendly Ghost and everyone’s favorite blockhead, Charlie Brown, to the spunky orphan Annie and the magical Matilda, audiences both young and old will enjoy every moment of this sensational season!
2019-20 Season Subscriptions
New subscriptions to the 2019-2020 Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati MainStage season at the Taft Theatre will be available in early June after existing subscription renewals are completed. Subscriptions range from $43 to $123 for all four productions. Single tickets go on sale August 30. For information call 513-569-8080 ext. 10 or visit The Children’s Theatre Cincinnati.
MainStage Taft Theatre Schedule
CASPER The Friendly Musical: October 12-21, 2019
A Charlie Brown Christmas: December 7-16, 2019
Annie Jr.: February 29-March 9, 2020
MATILDA The Musical: April 25-May 4, 2020
Showtime Series at Red Bank Theatre Schedule
Suffragettes: With Liberty and Voting for All: September 21-22, 2019
Bah-humbug! A One-Man Christmas Carol: November 30-December 1, 2019
Mrs. Claus Saves the Day!: December 21-22, 2019
Coretta Scott King: January 18-19, 2020
Harriet Tubman: Straight Up Outta the Underground: March 14-15, 2020
Dorothy in OZ: May 16-17, 2020
Cinderella Wore Cowboy Boots: June 5-7, 2020