The Glasgow Passion 2011
is a new and modern interpretation of what is arguably the greatest story ever told – the story of Jesus.
The play, which tells the story of the last week in Jesus’ life, will be performed in the heart of Glasgow – George Square on 6th October, 2011
Link to the website www.glasgowpassion.co.uk
This story has been told in many different ways over the centuries and this fresh adaptation is written by award winning Scottish playwright Rob Drummond. Produced by Cutting Edge Theatre Productions who have staged traditional versions in Edinburgh and Glasgow. The play will be directed by Fraser MacLeod who currently is the Associate Director for Scottish Youth Theatre based in Glasgow.
Aims of The Production
■To create a high quality modern production of the story of the last days in the life of Jesus Christ.
■To create a new community cast and crew who will work together towards the finished product but, in the process, will learn new dramatic skills.
■To enable the company to be involved in the creative process which can be exciting and significant as well as enjoyable.
■To give the audience an experience of Theatre rather than just being a spectator.
■To challenge and inspire the audience and participants alike.
The play, which tells the story of the last week in Jesus’ life, will be performed in the heart of Glasgow – George Square on 6th October, 2011. There will be a schools performance during the day with the public performance at night. Passion plays have been performed over the years all around the world. Theatre is a wonderful way of communicating and this production will use professional and community actors, singers and musicians. See “Get Involved” page if you are interested in being part of the team.