Theater Schedule

March 2017 • Regular Theater Schedule


Daily screenings listed below – please note that Theater showings before 11:00 am are on weekends only. Assistive Listening Devices (ALDs) are available for all movies. Please ask at the Museum cashier’s desk.

This film schedule is subject to change to accommodate special events. Please call the Museum at (707) 579-4452 to confirm a specific showing on a specific date if viewing one of these films is essential to your Schulz Museum visit.

The regular schedule below is NOT in effect for Tuesday, April 4.
View special schedule for April 4.

10:15 am • It’s a Mystery, Charlie Brown

Woodstock’s fancy new nest disappears and Snoopy, donning a Sherlock Holmes outfit, sets out to find it. The suspects are Charlie Brown, then Lucy and Linus, and finally Peppermint Patty, but there’s not enough evidence to point the finger at any of them. Back at Woodstock’s tree, Snoopy spots footprints leading from the tree to the elementary school. Through an open window, Snoopy and Woodstock climb into the school and find Woodstock’s nest under a glass display case. Woodstock is overjoyed and grateful to find his home but the mystery is not solved. Who took Woodstock’s nest?
(originally aired February 1, 1974 ● 30 minutes)

10:45 am • Charlie Brown’s All-Stars

Charlie Brown is faced with a difficult moral dilemma; should he accept brand new uniforms and give the rest of the Gang a chance to be part of an official Little League baseball team even if it means that Snoopy, Lucy, Patty, Violet, and Frieda must be kicked off due to the league’s policy? This delightful special was nominated for two Prime-Time Emmys.
(originally aired June 8, 1966 ● 30 minutes)

11:15 am • Snoopy, The Musical

Animated adaptation of the 1974 stage musical featuring Snoopy and the Gang. This is one of the two Peanuts musicals in which Snoopy actually has a voice (although the other kids can still not hear him)!
(originally aired January 29, 1988 ● 50 minutes)

Charles Schulz and Charlie Rose

12:15 pm • The Charlie Rose Show followed by Charlie Brown Clears the Air

In this interview with Charlie Rose, Charles Schulz discusses his personal history, the history of Peanuts, and the strip’s upcoming 50th anniversary (in 2000). Schulz also reveals that his own personality is the inspiration for Charlie Brown.
(originally aired May 9, 1997 • 40 minutes)
Charlie Brown Clears the Airs
is a short animated cartoon about the dangers of air pollution. (originally aired in 1979 • 10 minutes)

CharlesSchulzAndCharlieBrown

1:00 pm • Charles Schulz: A Charlie Brown Life

Overview of Schulz’s life and career—part of the A&E’s Biography series. With interviews with Schulz’s son and daughter, cartoonists Lynn Johnston (For Better or For Worse) and Cathy Guisewite (Cathy), coworkers, and even the woman who inspired the Little Red-Haired Girl.
(originally aired December 25, 1995 ● 45 minutes)

1:45 pm • It’s Spring Training, Charlie Brown

Spring training in the snow?! To improve his team’s moral, Charlie Brown has found a sponsor who will buy them new uniforms, but they must win their first game of the season. With their newest teammate, Leland, Charlie Brown has hope for his hapless group, but can they actually win?
(originally released on video in January 1996 ● 30 minutes)

Why Charlie Brown, Why?

2:15 pm • Why, Charlie Brown, Why?

Charlie Brown and Linus become concerned when their friend, Janice, develops leukemia and has to go to the hospital. This very poignant special discusses the treatment of leukemia and how other children might feel when a friend becomes seriously ill.
(originally aired March 16, 1990 ● 30 minutes)

2:45 pm • This is America, Charlie Brown: The Music and Heroes of America

Schroeder and Franklin try to give a school report about great American musicians, but they are interrupted by Snoopy’s antics and Lucy’s report on historical American heroes (part of the This is America, Charlie Brown series).
(originally aired May 23, 1989 ● 30 minutes)

3:15 pm • Life is a Circus, Charlie Brown

When the circus comes to town, Snoopy becomes enamored with an acrobatic poodle named Fifi. He is accidentally whisked away with the circus when it leaves town and soon becomes a circus performer, “Hugo the Great.” When the carnival owner wants to dye him pink, Snoopy must decide if he wants to stay with the circus or return home.
(originally aired October 24, 1980 ● 30 minutes)

3:45 pm • The Charlie Rose Show followed by Charlie Brown Clears the Air

In this interview with Charlie Rose, Charles Schulz discusses his personal history, the history of Peanuts, and the strip’s upcoming 50th anniversary (in 2000). Schulz also reveals that his own personality is the inspiration for Charlie Brown.
(originally aired May 9, 1997 • 40 minutes)
Charlie Brown Clears the Air
is a short animated cartoon about the dangers of air pollution. (originally aired in 1979 • 10 minutes)