2018-19 Season Auditions


A Charlie Brown Christmas

by Charles M. Schulz
Based on the television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson
Stage Adaptation by Eric Schaeffer
By Special Arrangement with Arthur Whitelaw and Ruby Persson

Newnan Theatre Company is pleased to announce auditions for A Charlie Brown Christmas, by Charles M. Schultz, based on the animated television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson and adapted for the stage by Eric Schaeffer, by special arrangement with Arthur Whitelaw and Ruby Persson.

Performances will be December 13 – December 22, 2018

Auditions will be on October 22 and 23, 2018, at Newnan Theatre Company at 6.30 pm

Auditions will consist of readings from the script and some basic singing exercises. No readings or songs need to be prepared. All roles will be cast for actors ages 11 – 13.


Charlie Brown – the legendary “loser” kid

Linus – philosophical, intelligent, Lucy’s little brother who carries a security blanket

Lucy – Charlie Brown’s age, a “fussbudget,” bully, and all-around bossy girl

Sally – Charlie Brown’s little sister, hopelessly in love with Linus

Snoopy – Charlie Brown’s pet beagle, who has a personality all his own

Pig Pen – Charlie Brown’s friend, who always seems to be messy

Freida – Lucy’s friend, who loves the fact she has naturally curly hair

Schroeder – Charlie Brown’s friend, fascinated with Beethoven and playing the piano

Violet – Lucy’s friend and cohort in fuss budgeting

Patty – Lucy’s friend

Shermy – Charlie Brown’s friend.


Newnan Theatre Company does not charge production fees of any kind to any performer to take part in our productions. 

All roles are non-equity/non-paying.

If you have questions about these auditions or any production please email NTC’s Artistic Director, Tony Daniel, at artistic-director@newnantheatre.org.