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The Easter Play

Posted: 18 April 2017

The Easter Play actor Duncan Rennie in Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh, on a scooter

 

The Easter Play has become a much-loved tradition in Edinburgh. In the past, crowds of up to 4,500 have packed the Gardens to watch the Easter story performed by a community cast. In 2017, for the first time, the narrator of the story was a woman: Mary, the Mother of Jesus.

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The Easter Play actor Duncan Rennie in Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh, on a scooter

 

 

Left: Heaven and hell for leather: keen not to be late for the show, actor Duncan Rennie (playing Jesus Christ) hurtles through a host of golden daffodils in Princes Street Gardens on a borrowed scooter.

 

Photography for The Easter Play and publications in: the Daily Telegraph (front page), The Times, the Daily Record (in print and online), The Herald, The Scotsman, Edinburgh Evening News and BBC online.

 

The Easter Play actor Duncan Rennie on The Mound, Edinburgh

The Easter Play actor Duncan Rennie on Princes Street, Edinburgh

 

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