Passion Play, Oberammergau

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In Oberammergau, Germany, the Passion Play has been reenacted every 10 years since 1633. The 41st play will be held May 15-Oct. 3, 2010, and involve over 2,000 actors, singers and musicians.

Tickets cost €49.50 ($69) to €165 ($229) and are charged a 10% booking fee unless bought in person the day of the play. Packages, which include a ticket to the play, are available: one night, €199-€575 (near $276-$798), and two nights, €275-€839 ($381-$1,164), depending on accommodation.

Contact Oberammergau und DER Reisebüro oHG, Geschäftsstelle der Passionsspiele 2010 (Eugen-Papst-Str. 9a, 82487 Oberammergau, Germany; phone ++49 8822 923 10, fax 923 152, http://pilatushaus.de).

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In Oberammergau, Germany, the Passion Play has been reenacted every 10 years since 1633. The 41st play will be held May 15-Oct. 3, 2010, and involve over 2,000 actors, singers and musicians.

Tickets cost €49.50 ($69) to €165 ($229) and are charged a 10% booking fee unless bought in person the day of the play. Packages, which include a ticket to the play, are available: one night, €199-€575 (near $276-$798), and two nights, €275-€839 ($381-$1,164), depending on accommodation.

Contact Oberammergau und DER Reisebüro oHG, Geschäftsstelle der Passionsspiele 2010 (Eugen-Papst-Str. 9a, 82487 Oberammergau, Germany; phone ++49 8822 923 10, fax 923 152, http://pilatushaus.de).