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'Roosevelt: Charge The Bear' Streaming On-Demand

  • WHEN Ongoing from now until December 13, 2020[days & times]
  • WHERE Virtual
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $25 - $100

The Roustabouts Theatre Co. presents Phil Johnson in the premiere of this one-man new media release about President Theodore Roosevelt, one of the most fascinating people of the 20th century, "Roosevelt: Charge the Bear." Johnson brings this multi-faceted character to life in a truly riveting, energetic, and passionate performance.

In the gripping 90-minute presentation, the ambitious new president grapples with the issues that would define his term: taking on the trusts, trying to get his message across to the people, and his colossal challenge - the dangerous coal strike of 1902. Miners and others were killed, tensions were high, and the biggest threat of all - innocent people were at risk of freezing to death that winter.

This American dynamo dealt with these in his own relentless energetic way. He was a great man, a great American, and a man of character.

Written by Marni Freedman & Phil Johnson
Directed by Rosina Reynolds

Streaming on-demand 24/7 through December 13 (extended). Purchase tickets here.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending. Check local COVID-19 restrictions and updates.

Promotional photo for "Roosevelt: Charge The Bear" Stream...

Above: Promotional photo for "Roosevelt: Charge The Bear" Streaming On-Demand. Courtesy of The Roustabouts Theatre Co.

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