Ajax’s Tale

Ajax’s Tale When Ajax in his shining armor, out to battle flew Friend and enemy alike would rush to read his cue His height a tower, his might a wonder They loved him soul and sinew   When fabled Achilles refused to fight Brave Ajax took his place Alone, Ajax of Salamis Rose to meet … Continue reading

Devotio Moderna

Devotio Moderna: Ted Neeley’s Passion Play

What is a Passion play? What effect is it meant to have on the viewer? What, if any, effect might it have on the actor who plays Christ? These are the questions that I would like to answer, turning attention towards how the answers to those questions have changed over time—in history and our own modern time.