“The Great Passion Play”

935 Passion Play Rd.
Eureka Springs, AR 72632- Map It
(479) 253-9200

AAA Editor Notes

“The Great Passion Play” is 1 mi. e. off US 62, following signs. This production depicts the days leading to Christ's death, followed by the resurrection and the ascension. A cast of 170 actors accompanied by live animals and birds performs in a 4,000-seat amphitheater. The 550-foot stage represents the streets of Jerusalem at the time of Christ. Prior to the play, guests may enjoy a dinner buffet and presentations, such as David the Shepherd and Parables from the Potter. A backstage tour is available. Visitors may also experience the Bible Museum, Holy Land Tour, Sacred Arts Museum and The Christ of the Ozarks. Food is available.
Play $27; $17 (ages 12-16); $13 (ages 4-11). Dinner buffet $14.45; $13.45 (ages 12-16); $7.50 (ages 4-11). Combination ticket (includes “The Great Passion Play,” Bible Museum, Holy Land Tour and Sacred Arts Museum) $40; $28 (ages 12-16); $21 (ages 4-11). Backstage tour $7. Phone ahead to confirm rates. Reservations are recommended for dinner buffet and backstage tour.
Hours: Curtain time generally Tues. and Thurs.-Sat. at 8:30 p.m., June-July; Fri.-Sat. at 8:30 p.m. in May and Aug.; Tues. and Fri.-Sat. at 7:30 p.m., Sept.-Oct. Special performances at 8:30 p.m. Sun. before Memorial Day and Sun. before Labor Day. Dinner buffet 4:30-7:30 on performance days, May 1-Labor Day; 4-7 on performance days, day after Labor Day-Oct. 31. Backstage tour departs at 3 on performance days. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.