Media coverage of 2023 Passion Plays
What did the newspapers say?
Edinburgh Passion Play
Edinburgh’s Scottish Field reported on members of the Antonine Guard who joined the Edinburgh Passion Play in their free performance of the Easter story in Princes Street Gardens on Easter Saturday
Nottingham Passion Play
The Church Times featured the Nottingham Passion Play on their front page and included an article titled ‘Visible and Invisible’. You can read the theatre review here following on from this first paragraph:
JAMES PACEY has been refining his Passion play since 2011. Its first incarnation, The Newark Passion, was followed by The Cambridge Passion, The Hucknall Passion, and other stagings, a pedigree that rapidly secured two sell-out performances last weekend
Stafford Passion Play
In Your Area featured the Stafford Passion Play before the free performances held over the Holy Week of Easter.
This Easter, the streets of Stafford will be filled with crowds, laughter and raw emotion as the Passion of Jesus visits the county town.At the invitation of Love Stafford, there will be four open-air performances of Saltmine Theatre Company’s highly acclaimed contemporary Passion Play.