The Bethlehem Star - An Infant Nativity - SCRIPT
Published by Musicline
Large Mixed Cast
Scene 1 : An office at The Bethlehem Star news papyrus
The Bethlehem Star is desperate for a scoop! The editor encourages his reporters to get out and find a story worth telling - not just a donkey or some figs or some slippery oil thieves
Scene 2 : A scoop missed
If only they knew! 'Babies are born all the time ... nothing special about yours'. What a bungle
Scene 3 : Keep your head down
The Roman soldiers are BIG, STRONG, ROUGH and SCARY ... But at least one has itchy, knitted underpants
Scene 4 : A real scoop
Although the reporter's quill is bent, there's quite a regal story here
Scene 5 : Scooperdooper
The shepherds don't have a story ... apart from ... what's this? Wow, wow and more wow ... Angels! Scooooop!
Scene 6 : Thee best inn in town
No, that's not a typo, it really is THEE best inn in town ... but it's full! Can guess what happens next ...
This easy to stage Nativity for young children offers ...
31 speaking roles
Suits large cast with unlimited extras
Breaks down easily into composite parts for rehearsal purposes
Terrific humour which Infants both understand and carry off
Boys in particular love this musical
Show-stopping "Choir of Angels" song
Extensive Production Notes included in script
Beautifully constructed songs with clever repetition
Age range Key Stage 1 Production (47 years)
Duration 30 minutes
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