Twenty-two children's Christmas dramas to be performed by children of all ages! You're sure to find a Christmas production to fit your needs - from simple recitations with claps and snaps for young children to short dramatic presentations with costumes and music for older children. Includes production notes, characters, dialogue, and music as used in different productions. 59 pages, 6" x 9", softcover.
This reproducible resource consists of very simple Christmas dramas that can be performed by kids of all agesthe younger children can participate in rhymes and recitations that require very little or no speaking, while older children will enjoy the speaking and narration parts. Short poems are also included for use in programs. Most drama selections take no more than ten minutes to perform, and the number of children can vary as needed by the size of the church. Props and scenery are minimal, and selections can be performed with little rehearsal.
Linda Ray Miller, a freelance writer, resides in Nashville, TN. She has served as a Development Editor for Children's Resources at The United Methodist Publishing House. An accomplished workshop leader, Linda Ray earned a Masters in Religious Education degree from Perkins School of Theology at Southern Methodist University. She enjoys singing, gardening, working on her computer, theater, and keeping up with her two grown children.