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Eve (Karin MacCarthy) on the set in Museum Gardens

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Christ (John Westbrook) with two of the Roman Soldiers

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A rehearsal for Noah's Flood, children wearing animal masks

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Photographs : 1966 Press photo of Eve in the theatre seats

Item type: Photographs
Archive reference: YMP/A/6/1
Date/year: 1966
Description: Yorkshire Evening Press photographs of the Mystery Plays production in 1966.

1. Jesus (John Westbrook) is tied up by two soldiers. Caption: 'John Westbrook with two of the Roman Soldiers on his way to the Crucifixion.'
2. Karin MacCarthy sits on the seating overlooking St Mary's Abbey. Caption: 'Karin MacCarthy, who plays the part of Eve in the York Mystery Plays, pictured during last night's rehearsals on the set in the Museum Gardens.'
3. A rehearsal for Noah's Flood, children wearing animal masks
4. Caption: 'Noah's stubborn wife is hauled aboard the ark by Noah and his sons.'

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