Want JB To Entertain and Educate Your Group?

Programs Currently Available
JB  capivates audiences of all ages in many settings with his historic reenactments of important Minnesootans past and present for meetings, conferences, schools, nursing homes, corporate teams, historic societies,  and other groups. He creates custom talks and interactive sessions about figures of special interest to your group, including doing the research to find interesting facts and stories to hold their interest. Whether offering an hour's entertainment or directing an interactive workshop, he tailors the content to the material YOU think will be most engaging.  Contact him below to explain  what you're looking for, what your audience will enjoy, and how JB can help.

Engagements involve appearances impersonating a historic figure, original speeches based on research, extemporaneous discussions steeped in historical fact. Each session or workshop is uniquely crafted with your requirements in mind. Here are examples of Minnesota leaders JB has  reenacted in the past:

  • John Sargent Pillsbury (Part of the U's sesquicentennial /r 120 appearances in US) 

  • Edward Currie (The founder of Neighborhood House)

  • Malachi Herney (Assistant Director, Northwest Dry Enforcement District)

  • Crawford Livingston (Entrepreneur and Wealthy St. Paul resident)

  • Billy Phillips (first Ramsey County Attorney)

  • Cyrus Northrop (President of the University of Minnesota)

  • Santa Claus (for the Arboretum and Holidazzle Parade)

  • James J. Hill; Charles Haralson (apple developer); Major J. P. C. McMahon (surgeon)


Two Hour Presentation   $150 + Travel and Expenses - Unlimited Audience

Interactive Workshop     $300 + Travel and Expenses - Up To 50 People


Fill out the two-step form below with your contact information and message.  JB will call you within 48 hours to discuss his availability, proposed charge, and a recommended plan for your audience.  If it's a fit, he'll schedule a presentation with you right away.

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