Whitworth Communications

For Immediate Release

Sept. 29, 2008

"Teddy Roosevelt: One-Man Show" to Be Performed Oct. 8 at Whitworth

 

WHAT: A performance, "Teddy Roosevelt: One-Man Show," by actor and historian John "Chuck" Chalberg

WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 7 p.m.

WHERE: Robinson Teaching Theatre in Weyerhaeuser Hall at Whitworth University

COST: Admission is free. For more information, please call (509) 777-3275.

John "Chuck" Chalberg is a professor of American history at Normandale Community College, in Bloomington, Minn., who travels across the U.S. performing impersonations of historical American and British characters such as President Theodore Roosevelt, Bobby Jones, George Orwell and G.K. Chesterton. During his Whitworth performance, Chalberg will reveal the colorful careers of the 26th president of the United States by portraying Teddy as a Rough Rider, president, outdoorsman, historian and progressive reformer.

Located in Spokane, Wash., Whitworth is a private, liberal arts university affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA). The university, which has an enrollment of 2,600 students, offers 53 undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Contacts:

Michelle Pace, program coordinator, Weyerhaeuser Center for Christian Faith & Learning, Whitworth University, (509) 777-3275 or mpace@whitworth.edu.

Emily Proffitt, public information officer, Whitworth University, (509) 777-4703 or eproffitt@whitworth.edu.

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