Photographer's Note

A little bit enigmatic image today.
It is in fact about the photography of a part of the removable roof of the theater of the passion of Oberammergau ( the image in WS allows to understand better the mechanism . She is taken in the exit of hairy artists)
Oberammergau is famous today for his ",Play of the Passion ", represented every 10 years (in 2010 it is 41th time) .On 1633, in full Thirty Years War, the plague ravages, for months, the city of Oberammergau. The inhabitants make the oath make every ten years a " Play of the suffering, the death and the resurrection of Our Lord Jésus-Christ ".
More than 2000 inhabitants of the city, actors, singers, instrumentalists and technicians participate in the " Play of the Passion " for six hours in the theater which can contain more than 4000 spectators.

Budapestman, delpeoples, jhm, patdeph has marked this note useful

Photo Information
Viewed: 2423
Points: 46
Additional Photos by Jean Jacques Cordier (jjcordier) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6720 W: 240 N: 11709] (79299)
View More Pictures