Since 1986, Rolling Hills Covenant Church has
delighted audiences with Pageant of Our Lord, a
unique presentation of the life of Christ through
living reproductions of famous works of art.
This theatrical masterpiece combines the
presentation of life-sized paintings and sculptures with
original narration and the Rolling Hills Covenant Church
sanctuary choir and orchestra. Within each work of art is at least one and up to thirteen live models.
The Pageant art director and his team start preparing months in advance for a new art piece. The process includes designing the reproductions to scale using the human body as a reference and building structures that can hold the weight of the models while allowing them to pose for up to 6 minutes.
Costumes are also key to the process, which must be created to look like the original artwork—and then fitted to each model…