Remarkable Reader's Theatre for Christmas
It just wouldn't be Christmas without a little drama! If you'd like to present something simple but special for the holidays, Drama Ministry has a great selection of easy Christmas-themed scripts that can be performed by an individual, small team, or even larger casts.
In this feature, we'll explore a selection of Reader's Theatre Scripts for Christmas. These pieces call for smaller casts ranging from 1 to 6 readers, are shorter in length, and require less time to prepare and rehearse, so be sure to check them out!
A Christmas of Poetry
Cast: 1 or 2
Poignant yet powerful, sentimental yet scriptural, "A Christmas of Poetry" features 5 original free-verse poems and Scripture readings. This heartfelt piece can be read by one or two people. We've included some song suggestions as well if you'd like to add a musical element!
Born Is a King!
A pair of tour guides lead the audience through the sites of two contrasting royal birthplaces. Discover the differences between a King of God’s choosing and a king chosen by man. Which king would you choose to follow based on the pedigrees presented?
A reader's theatre perspective on the greatest gift of the holiday season: the presence of God.
A Christmas Proverbs 31 Woman
An ode to the godly woman during the Christmas season.
Prepare the Way
Readings from the book of Isaiah and the Gospel according to Mark combine to form a beautiful dramatic reading of the nativity story. A wonderful text for the Advent season.