Back in time

May 26, 2017

Experience World War I when this year's Chautauqua comes to the stage

CCBC joins Maryland Humanities in commemorating the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I with Chautauqua 2017: Voices from the Great War, July 7-9.

Learn about “the war to end all war” as historical figures from the past come alive on stage and reflect on this moment in time.

All performances of Chautauqua begin at 7 p.m. in the Center for the Arts Theatre at CCBC Catonsville, 800 S. Rolling Road.

Friday, July 7 - General John J. Pershing, who led our troops, portrayed by Doug Mishler.
Saturday, July 8 - Civil Rights Advocate W.E.B. Du Bois, who served as a spokesman for African-Americans who were among the many soldiers who fought, portrayed by Bill Grimmette.
Sunday, July 9 - President Woodrow Wilson,who brought our nation into the war, will be portrayed by Judd Bankert.

Due to the generous support of sponsors, Chautauqua is free and open to the public. No tickets or reservations are needed. The venue is air-conditioned and fully accessible.

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