The Mystery Plays Of Elche

Catherine Bott visits the town of Elche, in south eastern Spain, to take in the spectacle of its Mystery Play.

This long-standing piece of religious theatre written in a combination of Latin and the local Valencian dialect occurs every year on the feast of the Assumption of Mary.

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Catherine Bott visits the town of Elche, in south eastern Spain, to take in the spectacle of its Mystery Play.

This long-standing piece of religious theatre written in a combination of Latin and the local Valencian dialect occurs every year on the feast of the Assumption of Mary.