This Rollicking, Reverent, Religious Rendition Adapted from the Medieval Wakefield Cycle Plays by Rodger D. Sorensen.
(For production by Professional Groups, College/University Groups, Community Groups, High Schools, Church Groups, Youth Theatres)
Seven scenes take us from the Conspiracy through the Betrayal and to the Resurrection of Jesus Christ in poignant verse adapted for contemporary ears and minds from the original manuscripts of the Wakefield Cycle Plays. This play is free to Amateurs and to Educational Groups. However, application must be made and license granted before a production may be mounted. Professional Groups are asked to pay a small royalty.
- 15M 1W
- The set is a Pageant Wagon with props
- About 90 minutes
- ORDER # 3049
Available to ALL groups.
The Perusal Pages File (in PDF format) can be read by clicking PassionOfChristPERUSAL It contains the first half of the script.
PURCHASE REHEARSAL MATERIALS:
(Any PDF purchased will be emailed to your email address — if you need to provide that to us (not the one on your PayPal account?), email us. CDs will be mailed to a snail mail address. Do not purchase rehearsal materials or pay for royalties until you have performance clearance.)
- Script in PDF format — Order #3049a : $35.00 (from which you will be authorized to copy for your production)
- First Performance Amateur/Educational Royalty — FREE after payment of the script fee
- Second Performance Amateur/Educational Royalty — FREE after payment of the script fee
- Professional Royalties will be quoted upon application.
- EMAIL us for rights and information.
- Premiered at BYU — 1975 (PassionPHOTOSbyu)
The following is how the credits should read in all programs, posters, fliers, handbills and other promotional advertising for the show:
The Rollicking Reverent Religious Rendition of
The Passion of Christ:
Betrayal & Crucifixion
Adapted from the Medieval Wakefield Cycle by
RODGER D. SORENSEN
NOTE: The names of the Playwright(s), Composer, Lyricist, and Bookwriter shall be equal in size, type, coloring, boldness, and prominence. No billing shall appear in type larger or more prominent than the billing to the Authors except for the title of the play. (In a press release all type, will of course, be the same size.)
THIS NOTICE MUST APPEAR IN ALL PROGRAMS, ON ALL POSTERS AND PUBLICITY MATERIALS AND INTERNET ADVERTISING/WEBPAGES FOR THE PLAY:
“The Passion of Christ: Betrayal and Crucifixion is presented through special arrangement with Leicester Bay Theatricals. All authorized materials are also supplied by LBT, www.leicesterbaytheatricals.com”
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