Taft High drama students to present musical comedy based on classic comic strip

Taft Union High School, under the direction of drama teacher Kelly Morris, will present the play, “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” May 10-13.

The musical comedy will be performed for the celebration of its 50th anniversary. Drama club president Sawyer Maier is the lead. Alohra Cloud will be Sally Brown. Ayrieann Buchanan is Lucy Van Pelt. Matthew Loucks is Linus Van Pelt. Zachary Krieger is Snoopy.

The play, with music and lyrics by Clark Gesner, is based on the characters created by cartoonist Charles M. Schulz in his comic strip, “Peanuts.”

The play will be performed in the auditorium at 7 p.m., Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 10-12, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 13, (Mother’s Day).

Admission costs $7 for adults; $5 for children and seniors. Children under 3 will be admitted free. For the Sunday Mother’s Day matinee, moms will be admitted for $5.