The Day That Baby Jesus Came To Town

Nativity Scripts Available

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The script lasts around 25 minutes, and tells the traditional bible based nativity story in a fun way using characters with lots of humour, attitude and sarcasm, and carried by narration plus lots of small speaking parts all in rhyme.   

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The Day that Baby Jesus Came to Town…

This script tells the nativity story, all in rhyme and rhythm, from the perspective of the gossiping innkeeper’s wife who was so intrigued by the activity and visitors to their stable that she wrote it all down in her diary.

A hilarious script throughout, older children and even teenagers particularly enjoy it as it…….

Tells the traditional, bible based nativity story in a fun way, using

Lots of humour, attitude and sarcasm

Short, rhyming speaking parts (averaging 2 to 4 lines) to make everyone feel special.

Whilst flexible and adaptable for ANY SIZE CAST(we used 9 and doubled up some parts), the script is written with 24 (many optional) speaking parts and…

  • Is all held together with a rhyming narration
  • With a diary and a letter providing the means for the narrator, innkeeper and his wife (the main character) to read the narration.
  • Does NOT require lines to be memorised as most can be read.

This makes last minute changes much easier to accommodate.

In case you do not have a pianist, mp3 backing tracks are included for the simple songs, in addition to the sheet music.

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  • The purpose written Day That Baby Jesus Came to Town, “Nativity Roll Call” performance poem: a fabulous and unique finale for any traditional nativity play.  Again, all in rhyme, this gives everyone involved the opportunity to take a bow as they say their own individual line.  This has been so well received that I now write one to work with each of my scripts.
  • “Jesus is Not Just for Christmas” : A purpose written Christmas rhyming poem which can, if you choose, be read out to round up the message at the end of your nativity play.

So, what are you waiting for?  It doesn’t get much better than this:

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You will then get the option to UPGRADE to the fully customizable 

Word Document package for just an extra £2.

Still not sure? How about these alternative Children’s Nativity Plays, all including songs 

with sheet music and simple mp3 backing tracks:

Prefer a nativity service with bible readings, a nativity play, a couple of songs for the children to perform, combined with carol singing for the whole congregation? ……

Happy to use your own choice of songs/carols, or maybe to combine your nativity play with a church service and congregational hymns? 

If so, our price for the following options is EVEN LOWER!….

This last script is very specific and written for a church service….

Get your FREE "Nativity Roll Call"  

The perfect ending to any nativity play!

Thank you so much for your interest in my Nativity Roll Call Poem.  Unfortunately I am temporarily unable to provide an automated service for the Free Roll Call, (script purchases remain unaffected) but if you would like to email me at I shall be happy to email it to you in person.

Please accept my apologies for any potential delay, and my assurance that I shall personally attend to your request as a matter of urgency.  If you require any other assistance regarding your nativity planning please do not hesitate to ask and I shall do my best to help.

God bless


A funny nativity play that every 

one can enjoy!

This script is perfect for primary school or church nativity plays, and is especially ideal for mixed age casts, small casts and older children ….in fact, for ALL GROUPS of ANY SIZE and ANY AGE.

“It was great fun! We all had such a laugh! It really helped that it was easy to remember so even the younger children could join in”  

Anna (aged 14 years when she played Mary)

“Absolutely EVERYBODY loved the play….lots of positive feedback about the clever way it was written and the catchy little songs.  Lots of people said it was the best nativity play they had ever seen”

Rochelle Samwell: Glandore Family Church Kids Club in Adelaide,  Australia. 

As with all of my nativity plays, The Day That Baby Jesus Came to Town is… 

  • Purpose written
  • Adaptable
  • Easy to learn

As I began writing nativity scripts for my own use as a children’s leader, I deliberately make them…

  • easy to recast in the event of absence or illness, and
  • simple to use regardless of the number of children
  • INSTANTLY DOWNLOADABLE in an easy to use format.  

The Day That Baby Jesus Came to Town nativity script lasts around 25 minutes and is written entirely in rhyme, including the narration and all of the speaking parts, a proven way to make the script easier to remember.

Angela says……”Our older children chose the The Day That Baby Jesus Came to Town script for its humour, and loved the opportunity to act their parts with attitude and sarcasm!”

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Spoilt for choice?

At this price, where’s the harm in buying a couple and being prepared for next year too?  You have my blessing to mix and match the songs (and even parts of the scripts if you like.)  Adapt them as you choose, and the upgrade to the word document will make it even easier!

Ps. If you are still not sure, remember that you don’t have to take my word for it. Read the fantastic testimonials that I have received, from teachers and nativity organisers who have used my scripts.

PPs Still not sure? Click here and let the script previews speak for themselves. In the meantime why not TRY OUT MY WORK FOR FREE? Download your FREE COPY of my “Nativity Roll Call” rhyming poem which makes a fantastic finish to any traditional nativity play!  Just enter your name and email address in the box below, click the “SEND IT NOW!” button and you will immediately be given the opportunity to download the Roll Call poem.  Once you’ve seen how simple and instant the download process is, why not come back to purchase your instantly downloadable nativity play – you’ll be glad you did!