Easter Brings Memories of Passion Play in Lake Wales
Last updated 4/1/2021 at 10:47am
Editor's Note: We are republishing a past story, remembering the Passion Play during Easter Week.
Easter Week always brings fond memories of the three months each winter that the Lake Wales community came together to participate as "extras" to help dramatically depict the last seven days of Jesus Christ on Earth.
I don't remember exactly how many years I participated in the Black Hills Passion Play winter productions – so many Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays and a few Wednesday matinees. But even more than 45 years later the memories are vivid. My hometown was part of som...