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You're A Good Man Charlie Brown... Really!

I directed my second show at Pentacle Theater this year... well... I guess it's my 5th show, but second show with me at the top of the list.  ;)  I directed You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown.  This was my second time directing this show (I directed many years ago during my college years).  I had a 7 member cast.  We rehearsed Monday through Thursday evenings throughout July and August.  This was tough because I needed to do tech nights at CET on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  It worked out because dancing could be done on these evening and they could rehearse at the South Salem High school where I was minding the tech needs.  Still.  It was a little stressful to work on all the many projects at once this time around.
As a kid, I used to think that Charles Schulz wrote the “Peanuts” comic strip for me. The characters were just like the kids I knew. Everything that they said and all the emotions they experienced were things we went through each day. It was funny, most definitely, but wh…