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A Christmas musical for Key Stage 2 (ages 7-11)
40 speaking parts (flexible)
8 songs (Plus reprises)
Running time 45 minutes
Let’s Do A Nativity is a play within a play. A group of children – ‘The Producers’ – decide to stage their own Christmas nativity show. They are overwhelmed with volunteers and hold auditions (your chance to create a TV-style talent competition).
As they struggle with scripts, organise unruly shepherds and search for props (‘What is myrrh, anyway?’), a pair of bullies make things even more difficult for them.
After a series of crises their play is triumphantly performed, providing a traditional nativity ending to the show. Even the bullies join in…