Mary Magdalene (Sasha Cooke), right, anoints Yeshua (Nathan Gunn) with oil, in a scene from San Francisco Opera’s world premiere of Mark
Mary Magdalene (Sasha Cooke), right, anoints Yeshua (Nathan Gunn) with oil, in a scene from San Francisco Opera's world premiere of Mark Adamo's "The Gospel of Mary Magdalene," Sunday, June 16, 2013 at the War Memorial Opera House in San Francisco. (D. Ross Cameron/Bay Area News Group) ( D. ROSS CAMERON )