The Star Child


Author: Tim Spencer – Music: Tim Spencer



The Christmas Story


For 2,000 years the story of the birth of Jesus has captivated people across the world. The Star Child is a unique and modern retelling of the events leading up to the birth of Christ, created specially for children.

Complete 50 minute show supplied ready to perform by 15 to 100 children Script (including stage directions) with Historical Fact Sheets and Artpack, CD with Performance and Backing tracks, Libretto Music Score, Lyric ‘n’ Lines CD with script and song words to save copying the scripts or for use with a Whiteboard – 12 month Performance and Video License – Photocopying License – Free Delivery within the UK.

Click Here for The Star Child Main Show Script Sample


What you get?

You get

The Script

With stage suggestions

Music Score

Full libretto score

 MP3 tracks

performance backing

 MP3 tracks

backing so your children learn the tunes

Art pack

Make the props, scenery and costumes from recycled materials

Made up of: Main Show Script with Historical Fact Sheets and Artpack – MP3 file with Performance and Backing racks – Libretto Music Score – 12 month Performance and Video License – Photocopying License

Cast List

Total characters. 9 main parts, any number of shepherds, slaves, guards and angelettes. Chorus parts can be added. (Numbers are flexible).

 Narrator –                  The story teller.

Herod –                        The king.

Joseph –                       The young carpenter.

Mary –                           Joseph’s wife.

Innkeeper –                 The owner of the inn.

Gabriel –                       Angel of the Lord.

Belshezzar –                One of the Magi.

Melchior –                    One of the Magi.

Caspar –                        One of the Magi.

Shepherds Angelettes Slaves

Herod’s Guards Chorus

Music Samples

We Are The Maji

It’s Christmas Time



Thank you for writing this musical, our children have really enjoyed themselves, they will remember the story for years. 

Teacher, Moorlands Junior School