Passion Play Theatre
Of humans and animals
In the Passion Play, it is not only humans who play a role. And they are not always the ones in charge.
It will go on
It is still a year until the premiere of the 42nd Passion Play. Play director Christian Stückl takes time to reflect on the past months.
Big world in miniature
An exhibition in the Oberammergau Museum shows stage models of past Passion Plays and the Rosner rehearsal
Oberammergau wins bid from German National Tourist Board for Germany Travel Mart (GTM)
The largest incoming workshop for Destination Germany will take place in Oberammergau in 2022.
Are we Jesus?
Frederik Mayet and Rochus Rückel – two main actors between melancholy and anticipation
Christian Stückl awarded the Buber-Rosenzweig Medal
Deutscher Koordinierungsrat honors Stückl's commitment against anti-Semitism and racism and his fight against anti-Judaism in the Passion Play
Press release for the Youth Days on May 7 and 8, 2022
On May 7 and 8, 2022, for the first time in the almost 400-year history of the Oberammergau Passion Play, Youth Days will take place.
Press Release: Hair and Beard Decree on Ash Wednesday
As of today, the people from Oberammergau will have to let their hair grow.
Times are getting hairy - The Hair and Beard Decree on Ash Wednesday
About growing out hair, beards in times of FFP2 masks, guys with ponytails, and all the awkward in-between stages.
We will perform the Play
The beards are shaved, the Oberammergau Passion Play 2020 has been postponed by two years. But the team is already in the midst of planning.
Christian Stückl wird Ehrenbürger Oberammergaus
Am gestrigen Dienstag wurde der Spielleiter vom Gemeinderat zum Ehrenbürger ernannt.
A Space for Eternity
The Oberammergau Passion Play Theatre has been a listed building since October
The Dramatic Moment
The Oberammergau Museum exhibits photographs of the Passion Play from 170 years
The Oberammergau Passion Play Theatre is now a listed building
The Bavarian State Office for Monument Preservation has included the theatre building in its list of monuments
Advance ticket sales start for the Oberammergau Passion Play 2022
Director Christian Stückl gave an overview of the current state of planning and presented the schedule until the premiere on 14th May 2022.
A village way beyond the ordinary
Growing up in Oberammergau means growing up living and breathing theatre. Some villagers even make art their profession.
Award of the Abraham Geiger Prize to Christian Stückl
On 26 July 2020 Christian Stückl was awarded the Abraham Geiger Prize for his commitment against anti-Semitism and racism.
What the Passion Play has to do with snowboarding
About an unusual collaboration in unusual times
Is this the house of God - or a marketplace?
How 130 clay jugs are made, destroyed and glued together again in Oberammergau
Halted in full swing
The Oberammergau Passion Play 2020 has to be postponed by two years
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