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'You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown'

Directed by Keith Neville

in performance 21st July - 28th July 2018

Based on The Comic Strip “Peanuts”
by Charles M. Schulz

Book, Music & Lyrics by Clark M Gesner

Additional Dialogue by Michael Mayer
Additional Music & Lyrics by Andrew Lippa

Welcome to the wonderful world of “Peanuts”. This delightful musical is based on an average day in the life of Charlie Brown and his friends. All the classic moments are here, The Crabbiness Report, The Baseball Game, The Glee Club Rehearsal, Snoopy Vs The Red Baron, The Book Report, The Doctor Is In to name but a few.

Devised in 1967 this off-Broadway Production has been delighting audiences all over the world. Revised in 1998 with new songs by Andrew Lippa we find the gang in full flow with Beethoven Day and Sally Browns “New Philosophy”.


Charlie Brown - Harry Wells

Lucy Van Pelt - Leanne Carton

Linus Van Pelt - Callum McFarland

Sally Brown - Courtney Noakes

Schroeder - David George

Snoopy - Kevin Onley

The Blanket - Megan Carton


The Peanuts Combo:

Keyboard - Hugo Maughan

Bass Guitar - Leigh McLean

Drums - Ian Welch

Violin - TBA

Reeds - TBA

Banjo - Kevin Onley


Director - Keith Neville

Musical Director - Hugo Maughan

Choreographer - Susie Clarke

Company Stage Manager - Liz Gillett

Set Designer - Kevin Onley

Sound Designer - Mick Taylor

Lighting Designer - Nick Hewitt

Lighting Operations - George Coward

Wardrobe - Janice Newport and Sue Sewell

Props - Lesley Bauckham

Continuity - Viv Stapleton

The Edward Alderton Theatre is a non-professional performance venue in Bexleyheath, Kent, founded in 1976. It has a raked auditorium seating 74, a proscenium stage, a fully licensed bar, a deaf loop, toilets and free onsite parking. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on the premises. Performances commence at 8pm. Social evenings are held every Wednesday from 9pm, except during show weeks. Non-members welcome.

This Season

You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown
by Charles M. Shulz

21 - 28 July 2018


Next Season

A Clockwork Orange
by Anthony Burgess

20 - 27 Oct 2018

The True Story

by David Tristram

8 - 15 Dec 2018

by Patrick Hamiliton

16 - 23 Feb 2019

by Tracy Letts

6 - 13 Apr 2019

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by Lucy Kirkwood

25 May - 1 Jun 2019

Charley's Aunt
by Brandon Thomas

27 Jul - 3 Aug 2019