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The Canadian Badlands Passion Play

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Very good show it was great very exciting very interested best show in valley very great... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Bonny B
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Jesus is glorified!

Many characters. Original music helps you remember. Awesome singers. Beautiful costumes and set... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
terry m
Waco, Texas
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Deep in the Canadian Badlands, a location famous for its prehistoric attractions, lies a hidden valley where the events of a not-so-distant past echo, a place where ancient Israel is reborn and you can experience, "the greatest story ever told." The...more
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605 17th Street SW, Drumheller, Alberta T0M 2A0, Canada
+1 403-823-2001
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Very good show it was great very exciting very interested best show in valley very great performance and performers would go see it again

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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Many characters. Original music helps you remember. Awesome singers. Beautiful costumes and set. all seats are good. I missed Passion Play in Germany & Glen Rose, Tx so I am happy and blessed to see this one.

Thank terry m
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This was our second visit to the Badlands Passion Play. We had to wait for our children to be old enough to go. The first time in 25 years that it was performed as a musical, and it was fabulous. The location is stunning in...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I was fortunate enough to win a pair of tickets from the local radio station and i took my wife. The show was funny and jaw dropping and heart breaking. Overall a moving show that is worth every cent!

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Passion Play Theatre is open air theatre build for the purpose of the Passion Play, that has been annually held. This was the first year that they have hosted an opera play and they were playing Carmen by George Bizet. I was visiting as my...More

1  Thank Xixco
Reviewed August 7, 2018

This was my 2nd production. I do have to say that I enjoyed the production in 2015 better than the one this year. I found the changes not as appealing to me personally but I guess everyone has their own interest level. I didnt enjoy...More

Thank ewriting
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Every Christian in North America and beyond should come to see this passion play, its amazing!! Live birds, sheep, horses, donkey, and a very large cast of young and old, in period costumes and the setting is all breath taking. Jesus and Peter were definitely...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

We hadn’t been to Drumheller for several years to see the Passion Play. This year, we decided it was time to go again. It was a great decision. The performance was excellent. This time, the performance was a musical with most of the vocal sung...More

Thank scottie552
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Wow, what a great location in the Badlands, to hold such a fantastic play of sharing the Gospel. The play was very emotional at times, with humour thrown in to help lighten emotions. The actress who played the Holy Spirit was so suited for the...More

Thank SaskatoonHappy
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Apparently first year of it being a musical. Not a fan of these types of play but quite enjoyed it. First half felt a little long and bring something soft to sit on! Benches were wet and hard for the old back. The actors, scene...More

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Vance_Neudorf, Manager at The Canadian Badlands Passion Play, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Thanks Kristian. Glad you enjoyed our change of format this season. We will be adjusting the length of the play for next year and shortening it a bit.

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July 20, 2018|
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Response from Vance_Neudorf | Property representative |
Sorry, but due to the live animals on our stage we cannot permit pets in the amphitheatre.
July 10, 2018|
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Response from LORA P | Reviewed this property |
approximately 3 hours and the 3 hours doesn't do it justice
April 12, 2018|
Response from Vance_Neudorf | Property representative |
At this point we don't have a bus running. We have tried that option in the past but our patrons have preferred to find their own accommodation. Unfortunately Greyhound no longer has service to Drumheller from Calgary.