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Easter Play

West Princes Street Gardens

FREE - No Tickets Needed

2.30pm  -  Easter Saturday  -  April 15,  2006

The Play

Easter Play  -  Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh  -  Approaching Cavalry  -  April 2006

The Princes Street Easter Play Trust are to perform their Easter Play in in the style of the medieval 'mystery plays', in West Princes Street Gardens, on Easter Saturday, 15 April 2006.  The play will begin at 2.30 pm and will last about two hours.

The play will progress through five locations, all in West Princes Street Gardens, with the audience following the cast through the gardens between scenes.  The play will end with Crucifixion and Resurrection scenes on the slopes beneath Edinburgh Castle

The Crucifix

   Easter Play  -  Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh  -  The Crucifixiion  -  April 2006

The Crucifix will It will remain in position for five days, and will be decorated with flowers on Easter Sunday morning.

 

Further Details

For further details of the play, please see the Easter Play  web site.

The photographs above were taken during the 2005 Easter Play.

Here are a few more photos taken during the Easter Play, 2006.

 

 

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