Theater: Musicals

Production: 'The Passion Play' (See all 3 roles)

Jesus (Supporting)

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Production Details

Casting "The Passion Play."

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Male, ages 24-35, All Ethnicities

Role Description

Jesus: (Supporting) charismatic leader in a time of occupation, able to command attention without raising his voice, actor must be able to bring a contemporary zeitgeist to the life of Jesus while remaining true to the scriptural readings on which much of the character is based. The Jesus of the play is a real man facing real choices. The Actor will be required to appear in the show clad only in a wrapped, loin cloth-like garment on the cross. Physical stamina is important, as Jesus is in most scenes and must perform physical tasks such as carrying the cross and standing on the cross for protracted periods. Acting is the primary focus of casting, actor must sing. Baritone- mostly ballads. Music for the show is available in three keys, so a wide range of voices can be accommodated.


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