CLIFTON FORGE — The Historic Masonic Theatre will host events leading into Easter Sunday.

The first event is a free presentation by the Mountain Opry of “The Passion of the Christ.”

The movie, rated R (scenes of graphic violence), will be shown Friday, April 19, at 7 p.m. in the John E. Hillert Auditorium.

The second event will be an Easter Eve concert featuring the Announcers, which will be held Saturday, April 20, at 7 p.m.

This is the 31st year of the Announcers’ Easter concert.