DCT Presents “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown”

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The 30th season of the Duncanville Community Theatre will kickoff with You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, with the curtain rising on opening night at 8 p.m., Thursday, July 20.

The play will run July 20-22 and July 27-29, all shows at 8 p.m., at 106 S. Main Street.

Based on the comic strip “Peanuts” by Charles M. Schulz, with the book, music, and lyrics by Clark Gesner. This production is directed by the Duncanville Community Theatre’s Education Director, Elisa Guse.

Charlie Brown is being played by Tyler Guse, with Jinger Jones playing Lucy, Dawn McCallum as Snoopy, Josh Tolliver as Schroeder, Luis Quezada as Linus, and Vanessa Taylor as Patty.

With charm, wit, and heart, this musical favorite explores life through the eyes of the entire Peanuts gang. Offering laughs that feed the soul, there is plenty of entertainment for the young and the young at heart.

Reservations for the production are recommended as productions typically sell out. Tickets are available by calling the box office at 972-780-5707.

Regular tickets are $13 for Thursday productions and Friday/Saturday tickets are $16 each. Once your reservation is confirmed, your tickets will be held at the box office under your name the night of the show and they accept cash or check only. The box office opens at 7:30 p.m., with the show beginning at 8 p.m. All tickets are reserved and should be picked up by 7:50 p.m. You can e-mail your ticket request to boxoffice@dctheatre.org, but you must do so at least 24 hours in advance. You can also call the theatre box office at 972-780-5707.

The Duncanville Community Theatre was founded in 1988 and produces six shows annually, with auditions for various acting roles and volunteer crew opportunities open to the public.

Other productions this season include: The Trip to Bountiful, A Christmas Carol, Love, Sex, and the I.R.S., Murder by Natural Causes, and The Savannah Sipping Society.

The Duncanville Community Theatre is located at 106 S. Main Street, Duncanville, near the intersection of Main and Center Streets.

For more information on the Duncanville Community Theatre and their 30th anniversary season, visit the theatre website at dctheatre.org.