As a teacher at a small school, you might be struggling to find a Christmas play that doesn’t require a host of angels, shepherds, stable animals and the rest. However, they do exist, and many scripts are flexible enough that they can be chopped and changed to suit smaller classes. Here are some suggestions to help you adapt the cast list to suit the size of your production along with some recommended nativity plays for small groups.
The traditional Nativity Play has evolved over the years and Primary School Children are learning about the origin of Christmas through innovative Nativity Play Scripts which retell the original Christmas story from different perspectives.
Putting on a Sunday school nativity play can be challenging at best. Limited budgeting, rehearsal time and space mean that meticulous organisation is required in order to make it a success. These top tips will help you organise a Sunday school nativity that’ll go down a treat with children and parents alike.
What to Do if You’ve Left Your Christmas Play Until the Last Minute No matter how much anticipation there might be for the annual Christmas play, the last minute panic is inevitable. But if you think you might have left it too late, think again. These quick and easy Christmas play ideas will help you put on a nativity at your school or church – even if you’ve only left yourself a few weeks.
For many children, the annual nativity play is the most exciting event on the school calendar. For most teachers, it’s one of the most daunting. Organising a large troupe of children is no mean feat, and if you want to minimise that last minute panic, all rehearsals must be planned and executed meticulously. These nativity play tips cover everything from scheduling rehearsals to making sure that everything goes to plan on the day, for as stress free a process as possible.
Are you sick and tired of the same old yawn-inducing nativity play scripts for children? If your school’s nativity plays have involved a restless cast and snoring parents in recent years, it may be time to change your tune. These super funny nativity play scripts are as fun to rehearse as they are to perform, and will get parents and children roaring with actual, genuine laughter. Plus, they successfully convey the reason why we celebrate this special time of year, in a manner that is suitable for both Christian and…read more
Top Tips for Staging the Perfect Christmas Play The Christmas play is a big event in a school’s calendar, as it brings everyone together for a chance to participate in an event and show off their talents – not only in front of the school, but also in front of parents and friends. In order for Christmas plays to go smoothly, it is important to be prepared as they are a great chance to give children the chance to do new things and show everyone what they can do, as…read more
Choosing a Nativity Play The nativity play is a traditional staple of the school year, and is a great chance for your pupils to show off what they can do in front of an audience. Different schools will have different ideas when it comes to choosing nativity play scripts. Some schools will prefer to go with the tried and tested traditional format, whereas others will choose something a little more different and out of the ordinary.