On Palm Sunday, March 28, 2010, 5 PM, the Episcopal Church of the Holy Family, 18501 NW 7TH Avenue, Miami Gardens, will present a special staging of Easton Lees’ award winning play The Rope and the Cross.
Award winning dub poet and actor Malachi Smith joins the talented Holy Family Church cast as the Shepard for the one night performance. While living in Jamaica, Malachi appeared in many plays including Romeo and Juliet, Flat Mate, Unsung Heroes out West, What the Wine Sellers Buy, etc., in the USA, he appeared in Yankee Affair and Baby Father.
Andy Williams plays Jesus, Patrick Brown plays Judas, Marie Gill, Judas’ mother, Lavern Johnson, Mary, Carlo Callwood, John, Shontonna Wray, Sarah, Stacey Silvera, story teller, George Wilson, Pilate, Walter Wray, Herod, soldiers are: Desmond Smith, Nathan Mott, Jessie Ponder, Adrien Goffe and Robert Goffe.
Father Easton Lee, C.D, author of the play, is the director and set designer. Costumes are by Gwen McLean and Jean Lee, Music director, Ashworth Mathews and the production coordinators are Peta-Gaye Fancy and Marie Minto.
The performance is free to the public.