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Afternoon Theatre


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Caiaphas the Priest by JOSEF BOR translated and adapted by CAREY HARRISON with and An interpretation of Christ's trial seen through the eyes of Caiaphas the High Priest. Forced to fill a crucifixion quota, he finds himself obliged to choose between a Jewish nationalist freedom fighter and the latest self-proclaimed Messiah.
Members of the Great Council of the Temple:
A serious play, treating
Christianity with reverence.


Unknown: Josef Bor
Adapted By: Carey Harrison
Directed By: John Theocharis
Caiaphas: Lee Montague
Pontius Pilate: Anthony Bate
Judas Iscariot: Sean Barrett
Woman: Maureen O'Brien
Corporal: Peter Baldwin
Barabas: Stanley Lebor
Enom: William Eedle
Ariel: Philip Voss
Aeneas: Godfrey Kenton
Boaz: Anthony Newlands
Gerson: Peter Welch
Achiman: Martin Friend
Jabin: John Church
Servant: Michael McStay
Legionary: Gordon Dulieu

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