The Life of Christ Production
An engaging outdoor biblical drama for all ages, presents the life and ministry of Jesus from his birth until his resurrection. See his miracles, hear his teaching and watch the significant events including the crucifixion and resurrection, accompanied by rousing music and live animals.
We are delighted to welcome thousands of school children and hundreds of families to our annual performances of the Life of Christ. Schools use this spectacular performance as a resource for cross-curricular learning for History, RE and Values enquiries, and as a unique opportunity to gain theological understanding of Christianity, a inspiring deeper questioning.
An engaging taster for ‘The Life of Christ’ production. Costumed actors will perform short scenes from ‘The Life of Christ’ as 10 to 15 minute assemblies and share their experiences of being Wintershall cast members and acting out the Gospels, highlighting links with Christian virtues. Book now online
Virtues Enquiry through The Arts - Character Education
Engaging pupils in a creative approach to exploring core Christian values (fruits of the Spirit) within the Gospels and their impact. The resource uses text and material from ‘The Life of Christ’ production as a stimulus for reflection through drama. Enrich your existing RE units and Character education, or use the material as part of an RE theme or Pause day.
RE Enquiry Unit
Why do Christians communicate the Gospel through the Arts?
Investigate examples of a range of contemporary Christian art forms that seek to communicate the Gospel: Use of Wintershall’s outdoor Biblical productions such as ‘The Life of Christ’ and The Stations of The Cross
Stunning collection of accompanying video clips and images
From The Life of Christ production, these clips and images are for use in RE, Character Education and Collective Worship. Actor viewpoint clips and interviews with cast members offer stimulus for exploring the impact of dramatisation of scripture on people’s lives. Stunning still images capturing scenes from ‘The Life of Christ’ performance as well as a section on people in the Bible, are available for download for use in the classroom and assemblies. Teachers say “we have been using many of your videos and images as resources for our RE teaching and planning.“