Day 3 Oberammergau Passion Play
by Steve Ray on June 18, 2022
Today was the highlight of the pilgrimage. Everyone was delighted and overwhelmed with the fantastic production of the Passion Play. Five hours with eyes glued to the stage. It was all in German, but we had the whole script in our hand. We also had excellent seats in row 15 and 16.
Live animals, probably 1000 people at times on the stage, amazing costumes and real life situations in the life trial and crucifixion of Jesus. The crucifixion scene was amazing! So is Judas hanging himself. He
They asked us not to take pictures and videos but I did get a few very discreetly without interrupting anyone. I wish they were better for your sake, but I did get a few just to give a sense of what we experienced. However, there’s no way this video will do justice to what we experienced yesterday today.