How do we persevere to find value and meaning?

Performs: November 15 – December 31, 2022
Targeted to Grades: PreK – 3rd
Length: Approx. 55 min.

The animated classic will come to life on The Coterie stage – and a *live jazz trio* will play the original Vince Guaraldi arrangements!

Join Charlie Brown on a memorable journey as he tries to direct the school Christmas pageant. In their letters to Santa, everyone seems to be acting materialistic – so Charlie Brown tries to restore holiday spirit with a ragged little fir tree. Experience the power of this wonderful story live onstage as Charlie Brown turns to his best friend Linus to learn the season’s real meaning.  Special encore song: Snoopy’s Christmas Eve encounter with the Red Baron!


  • Develop and apply skills and strategies to comprehend, analyze, and evaluate fiction, poetry, and drama from a variety of cultures and times. (MO K-5.R.2.A)
  • Analyze the structure of texts, including how and why individuals, events, and ideas develop and interact over the course of a text. (KS RL.K-5.3)
For questions about lesson plans and educational materials contact:
Amanda Kibler, Education Director

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