Of Beards and Bubonic Plague: German Village Prays for a (2nd) Miracle

Posted On: April 28, 2020

The historic decennial performance of the Oberammergau Passion Play has been postponed for at least two years. The entire village’s elaborate preparations and the history of the play’s origins in 1633 as the bubonic plague swept Europe are highlighted in this article. Read it at the New York Times.