Dotdismus is the UK's No.1 place for the very best selection of School Nativity Plays, Christmas Musical Plays and Christmas Songs for nursery schools, primary schools, churches and young children. You'll also find all the brand new nativity plays and Christmas musicals for
from the most respected publishers and authors of children's school musical plays, all here in one place.
Find the perfect School Nativity script or Christmas musical play by selecting from the options in the box below, or scroll down for more Christmas play ideas and information:
Our primary school Nativity Plays (with nativity scene & characters) and Christmas Musical Plays (non-nativity) are simple to stage and have tuneful catchy songs which the children and adults will love. Many also have flexible casts and adaptable parts plus a CD of vocal and backing tracks available for use in your rehearsals and performances too, enabling production and direction to take place without specialist musical expertise.
The newest Nativity Plays and Christmas Musicals now available
Nativity Plays with new AudioScript* option
* AudioScript is an "Audio Book" style read-through of the entire show performed by professional voice actors. The AudioScript is supplied on a CD and teaches each child their lines, when to perform them and most importantly, HOW to perform them. The copy and repeat method is simply the best and quickest way to learn. You can listen to samples of each AudioScript in the Contents/Songlist section of each show.
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Niki Davies Nativities for EYFS, Nursery and Primary Schools
Niki Davies is one of the UK's best-loved writers of musicals and plays for younger children. Her nativity plays are hugely accessible, great fun and demonstrate extensive writing expertise based on her own classroom teaching experience.
We're proud to present Niki Davies' nativity musicals, with stories that will both engage and teach children all around the country. Every pre-school and primary school nativity can be performed by small and large groups.
Starshine Music: High-Quality Primary School Nativities and Christmas Plays
Edgy Productions: Easy-to-use Nativity Play and Christmas Musical Production Packs
The School Musicals Company: Brilliant, Contemporary Nativity Plays for Schools and Drama Clubs
Musicline School Musicals: Professional Quality Kids Nativity and Christmas Plays
Redhead Music: Irresistible Nativity and Christmas Plays by Sheila Wilson
Kevin Mayhew: Charming Nativities and Christmas Plays
Sara and Gavin's Popular Nativity Plays and Christmas Musicals for Young Children
Nursery School and EYFS (ages 3-5): Newest Nativity Plays and Christmas Musicals
Primary and Infant Schools (ages 5-7, Key Stage 1): Newest Nativities and Christmas Plays
Juniors (ages 7-11, Key Stage 2): Newest Nativity Plays and Christmas Musicals
School Pantomime Scripts and Plays
Popular Christmas Songbooks and Music Books
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How to find a suitable School Nativity Play
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Sample Scripts, Cast Lists and Sound Clips
We have a superb choice of all the best and most popular entertaining children's school Nativity Plays and Christmas Musicals to be found anywhere in the UK on our website, many with simple and often humorous scripts with flexible casts and adaptable parts to suit small or larger casts.
You can browse them all by selecting from the categories above or, if you know the name or order code of the nativity play you're looking for, you may also use the search box at the top of this page.
Our nativities are conveniently arranged in Age Range/Key Stage groups in order for you to view just the plays which are suitable for your children or group.
Do you accept School Purchase Orders for payment upon receipt?
Many of our nativity plays now have sample scripts, cast lists and sound clips for you to view and listen to online, helping you to decide which play would be suitable before you purchase. Just look out for the PDF logos and sound clip icons on the detail pages of each item, where available.
Why buy from us?
Yes we do. If you are ordering from a UK School and would like to pay on receipt of your order, select the "UK School Purchase Order" box in the cart checkout payment options screen and we'll send you an invoice with your order.
(Please Note: We are only able to process orders for the "UK School Purchase Order" payment option where the invoice is addressed to your school.)
Alternatively, you may post or fax an Order Form (PDF) to us.
Who is buying from us?
We represent several different music publishers of nativities and Christmas plays throughout the UK and our website enables you to browse and purchase all your music in one place.
You don't have to set up an account with us first, just add the items to your basket and proceed straight through the checkout.
How can I contact you?
We regularly receive orders from the general public, schools, pre-schools, music teachers and music co-ordinators, education authorities and non-specialist music teachers finding themselves responsible for music in school.
If you have any further questions regarding ordering from us or would like to discuss your specific music requirements with us in more detail, then please contact us and we'll do our best to help (we have several years experience in music teaching, music theatre and musical productions).
For more information on placing an order with us, please see our How To Order page.