Some free Christmas play scripts can be found at Apples4theTeacher.com. These include "A Christmas Reunion," "A Game of Letters," "A Letter from Santa Claus," "Christmas Questions" and "Christmas Stockings." Other free play scripts include "Christmas Wishes," "Mr. Saint Nicholas" and "Winter's Children." Other free religious Christmas play scripts include "A Christmas Bell," "A Message," "Charity," "Christmas Morn" and "The Little Christmas Tree."
Additional resources for finding free Christmas play scripts include Dramatix.org and TeacherHelp.org. TeacherHelp.org also offers costume ideas and tutorials as well as free printable donkey and nativity masks. Dramatix.org offers a long list of free Christmas play scripts in addition to providing a short description of each play, the number of cast members needed, the appropriate audience ages and the approximate duration of each play. Some play scripts offered by Dramatix.org include "A Brand New Star," "A King for Me," "And the Animals Talked," "Everything I Need to Know About Christmas" and "The Mysterious Christmas Card."
Christmas plays may focus on Santa Claus, the Nativity story or other Christmas or winter elements. Some free scripts may include sheet music for musical plays. Certain plays may require more detailed costumes or set design. Other plays are intended to be performed with puppets. Plays may be dramatic or generally light-hearted.