Kids From Multiple Broadway Shows Gather To Record Charlie Brown Musical Live

News   Kids From Multiple Broadway Shows Gather To Record Charlie Brown Musical Live
 
Child performers from Broadway shows School of Rock, Finding Neverland, Matilda the Musical and others will gather Sept. 2 and 3 at 54 Below cabaret to perform and record the score to the 1967 musical You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown for Broadway Records.

Tickets are now on sale for the event, titled "Happiness is... 54 Below Sings You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown!" The kids will sing the 1999 Broadway revival version of the score, which combines the original Grammy-nominated music by Clark Gesner, with additional music from Andrew Lippa.

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The musical is based on Charles Schultz' comic strip "Peanuts," with songs for Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus, Snoopy, Schroeder and the other precocious kid characters of the strip.

Here is the cast so far:

Joshua Colley (Les Miserables) as Charlie Brown
Aidan Gemme (Finding Neverland) as Snoopy
Luca Padovan (School of Rock) as Linus
Milly Shapiro (Matilda) as Sally
Mavis Simpson-Ernst (Evita) as Lucy
Zachary Unger (Big Fish) as Schroeder

No release date for the recording was announced.

54 Below charges a $35 cover plus a $25 food and drink minimum. There will be a special kids' menu offered at these performances. To purchase tickets, visit 54Below.com.

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