Audition for passion play

Melvyn Abrahams and Johan la Cante in last years production of Hes Alive.

Auditions for the play He’s Alive take place on Saturday January 12 and Saturday January 19 at Goodwood Baptist Church, corner Fisher and Milton roads, at 2.30pm.

The play, which is about the events surrounding the death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ, has 34 roles including Jesus, the Disciples, Pilate, High priests Caiaphas and Annas, the Sanhedrin, temple guards and merchants, Roman soldiers, Mary the mother of Jesus, Mary Magdalene, Salome the mother of James and John, Elizabeth the mother of John the Baptist, Hannah an ardent believer in Jesus Christ, an Angel, lady accusers and questioners.

Men and women are needed to make up the crowd of 80 folk.

There are a number of songs in the Passion Play Ministries International production with solo items and duets.

Those auditioning for singing roles must take a backing track. Backstage crew are also needed for the production, which will be staged at the Bellville civic centre from Tuesday April 9 to Sunday April 14. Rehearsals will take place on Monday evenings and Saturday afternoons. There will be no remuneration.

Passion Play Ministries International is a non-profit organisation, dedicated to spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ.

For more information, contact Bronwyne Scott on 084 769 7350 or