Five Church pageants to be presented in 2009

Here are dates and locations for Church pageants in 2009.

Mesa, Arizona, Easter pageant, “Jesus the Christ”; April 1-2, 7-11 (presented in English) and April 3-4 (presented in Spanish); 8 p.m., Mesa Arizona Temple grounds, 525 East Main Street, Mesa.

Manti, Utah, pageant, “Mormon Miracle”; June 18-20, 23-27; 9:30 p.m. (gates open at 6 p.m.), Manti Utah Temple grounds, South Temple Hill, Manti.

Hill Cumorah pageant, Palmyra, N.Y., “America’s Witness for Christ”; July 10-11, 14-18; 9:15 p.m.; Hill Cumorah, 603 State Route 21, Palmyra.

“Nauvoo Pageant,” Nauvoo, Ill.; July 7-Aug. 1; 8:45 p.m., pre-show activities begin at 7 p.m.; southwest of Nauvoo Illinois Temple.

Clarkston, Utah, pageant, “Martin Harris: the Man Who Knew”; Aug. 7-8, 11-15, 18-21; 8:15 p.m.; Martin Harris Memorial Amphitheater adjacent to Clarkston City Cemetery; tickets available for order after Feb. 1; write to P.O. Box 151, Clarkston, Utah 84305; call (435)563-0059 for ticket availability.

The Castle Valley Pageant in Castle Dale, Utah, is performed in even-numbered years and thus will not be presented in 2009.

For more information on individual pageants, visit www.lds.org and click on the link “Places to Visit,” then click on “Pageants.”