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Press Cuttings : Article by John Scott, God is a black American

Item type: Press Cuttings
Archive reference: YMP/F/11/28
Date/year: 1984
Description: Reporter John Scott writes in the Yorkshire Post about the forthcoming Mystery Plays.  God is played by Keith Jefferson a black American, a teacher in York.  He was photographed with Jane Snowden (Virgin Mary) and Iain Snodgrass (Boy Jesus).'   Includes biographies of cast members including Keith Jefferson, Jane Snowden, Rev Hugh Curristan, Iain Snodgrass, Tony Morris. Reaction from Richard Gregson Williams.
John Scott, who saw many productions of the Plays, was interviewed for this archive, as here.

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