This is a newly updated and annotated list of links to free Christmas scripts and Nativity play scripts from across the web.
It includes free Christmas play scripts for church, Christmas play scripts PDF, short Christmas play scripts PDF, Christmas play ideas, plus free Christmas plays for schools. All scripts are completely free to download and perform.
Early Years Nativity Scripts
A rhyming nativity play suitable for early years children.
A simple nativity play for early years children.
Children’s Free Christmas Play Scripts
Free nativity play with a large cast from Kidsinco.
A free Christmas play for children, Christmas Hope, from the Ministry for Children website.
A free nativity play with lots of characters for kids to play (Google Doc).
Free children’s play script The Unexpected Christmas Visitor.
About 35 children’s Christmas play scripts from across the web on the well-known Dramatix scripts website.
Free children’s Christmas nativity play from the Catholic Ireland website.
Free medium-length play script The Miracle of Christmas.
Free Christmas nativity play with ten scenes.
Short free nativity play with 5-12+ characters to perform.
A series of free Christmas play scripts located on other websites, suitable for younger children.
Free Christmas Scripts For Youth
Four full-length small and large cast Christmas play scripts, complete with production notes.
Great selection of 15 nativity play scripts for youth.
Nativity Plays for Adult Performers
Nativity play for adult performers, free for churches, clubs and schools.
Sunday School Christmas Scripts
Several free original Christmas play scripts for youth, children and preschoolers suitable for Sunday schools and church groups.
Selection of about 30 free children’s Christmas skits, plays and dramas from Sunday School Network.
7-scene nativity play for schools and Sunday schools with production notes.
How to Stage Nativity Plays
Stuck on how to present your Christmas play this year? Here’s half a dozen different ideas for presenting it in a variety of formats from ballets to fairytales and pantomimes.
Church Group Christmas Plays
Free Christmas drama based on Luke’s Gospel.
A dozen free short Christmas sketches with links to scripture.
Several free Christian Christmas skits suitable for younger children.
A dozen free Christmas play scripts for Church from Christian Drama.