Joyous Holiday Musical: Beloved Television Special Comes to Life
A Charlie Brown Christmas, the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning story by Charles M. Schulz, has warmed the hearts of millions of fans since it first aired on television over 50 years ago. Now the classic, animated television special comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation featuring all of your favorite characters and classic Vince Guaraldi score. Join Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy, Linus, and the rest of the Peanuts gang as they mount a play, save a tree, and uncover the true meaning of Christmas.
MBT Field Guide Insights:
Delight in this rare sighting of life as simple, marvelous, and charming. It is an extraordinary opportunity to take a journey where one discovers one’s own childhood, face to face, and the world is still as large and wonderful as it was back then. It’s even more special to do so with your kids and grandkids.
“All the right notes” – The Chicago Tribune
“It’s like watching the television special come to life!” – Around the Town Chicago
Special free event: Join us in front of the building as we light up MBT for the first annual Holiday Lighting Celebration at Mount Baker Theatre. Approximate lighting time is 5:30pm, Dec. 1. Expect festive community fun!