Callow to take on the role of Jesus
ONE of Britain’s best loved actors has been cast in arguably the biggest part of them all.
The Man Jesus, written by Matthew Hurt and directed by Joseph Alford, looks back at key moments in the life of Christ, through the eyes of people who knew him.
Simon Callow will play the lead in the piece which features a number of biblical stories including the raising of Lazarus, the wedding at Cana and the journey to Jerusalem. The Man Jesus will be at the Grand Opera House in York on October 7 and for tickets call 0844 871 3024.