PILGRIM Poster

About the show

Pilgrim is the musical retelling of the classic book The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan. Follow Christian on his journey from the City of Destruction to the Celestial City, encountering life’s trials along the way with the King always by his side. The physical world and the spiritual world collide on the stage through music and dance as this captivating show draws audiences to think about the deeper questions of life. Admission is free with ticket reservations required. Donations will be accepted.

Location

Cornerstone University (Christ Chapel)
1001 E Beltline Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Map

DIRECTIONS
Entering campus from the east on E Beltline Ave (M-44): as you drive straight and enter the roundabout, the chapel will be on your right. Parking attendants will direct you where to park.

Entering campus from the south on Bradford St NE: Parking attendants will direct you where to park (the chapel will be straight ahead on the other side of the roundabout).

Tickets

Free general admission, with donations accepted. Tickets required – reserve in the “Tickets” section below. Donations can be made at online ticket checkout, in-person at performances, or online via Square using the button below. If you would like to donate by check, please contact us.

Performance Details

** TICKET UPDATES **

Due to the high volume of requests for tickets to remaining performances, here are some options for those who do not currently have ticket reservations.

  • An additional performance has been added Wednesday, December 13 at 7pm. This performance will be interpreted in ASL for deaf attendees.  Those who wish to be seated in the designated section near the ASL interpreters should select “ASL Tickets” when completing the reservation.
  • Ticket availability can fluctuate throughout the day, so even though a performance appears to be sold out, please continue to check the ticketing system in case there have been cancellations, especially on the day of the event.
  • Guests are welcome to show up on the day of the event before it begins and wait on “standby” in case there are open seats. Standby guests are not guaranteed a seat.

If you will not be using any tickets from your reservation, please continue to inform us via our contact form.  Thank you!

TICKETS

FAQ's

Yes! Arise Collective is a 501(c)(3) organization recognized as a public charity, and is registered as a Michigan nonprofit organization.  We accept donations for performances.

The simple answer is, “by faith.” That said, we will be placing a donation box in the lobby so that anyone desiring to donate towards Arise Collective Theatre will have the opportunity. Donations can also be made online through the “Donate” button at the top of the website.

Yes, it is family friendly and appropriate for all ages. It is a lively, life-giving, faith-based, production that young and old will undoubtedly enjoy and be impacted by.  There is one scene in the first act that might be a challenge for younger viewers to watch that depicts a battle between good and evil.  It is intense, but also brief, so please consider this when making your decision to bring the young ones.

This event is free of charge, but tickets must be reserved in advance.

The production is about 2.5 hours in length, divided into two acts, with an intermission.

Arise Collective Theatre is based in Michigan and will be offering performances in the future, locally and elsewhere.  Stay tuned to our website and social media for more info. We are also open to bringing this production wherever there is a strong desire for it, so please get in touch with us if you would like Pilgrim to be performed in your region.

Yes. If performances begin to fill up, we are prepared to add additional shows if necessary. Our desire is that everyone who wants to experience this exciting production will have the opportunity.

Phone Number
616-446-2450

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