You can perform many religious activities and one of them is to put your effort into a Christmas play! There is a great scope and you can even write Christmas play scripts to show the traditional Biblical stories in a unique and presentable way. Christmas plays usually include the stable where Christ was born. There are many other things that are included in a Christmas play and many Christmas plays are based on the later life. All the Easter play scripts show the time of Christ and things related to that pious time. These plays are particularly famous with children because these are directed in such a way to attract children to teach them about their religion. Children are amused and learn great lessons at the same time. Play scripts that are well written and afterwards well directed to show the best to children.
Producers of Christmas plays usually try to keep the story simple and meaningful. The main audience targeted is Christian children; therefore it is important to keep the story in line with the age group to demonstrate the things in a simple way. Christmas plays are usually done with the help of a narrator. The narrator tells the story and other cast members simply perform on the stage in front of the audience. They perform silently and the narrator has the task of telling the story in a loud and clear voice. The narrator has the duty to tell the story in a descriptive manner, so that nothing is missed and the whole message is conveyed to the children and other people.
Easter plays are usually accompanied with music and in this way the audience takes more interest in the performance and story. It is a very popular way to make the audience participate in the play with their singing. People love to participate in the singing and in this way the play successfully serves its purpose. The combination of narrator and music has to be at its best if you want your play to be successful. The narrator should speak well and the music should be calm and soft. It gives the perfect combination and entertains the audience. Christmas play scripts have become a popular way to deliver a religious message to the general population, especially at Christmas time.
There is another thing that requires consideration and that is the costumes to be used in the play. Costumes should be in accordance with the religious requirements of apparel of that time period so that children can learn what type of clothing was worn then. Christian plays are a good way to make young boys and girls learn the true essence of the religion and those who perform Christmas plays at the time of Christmas are giving their best to the nation. This is a highly humble act and it should be encouraged because our youth need to know the history of our religion. Play scripts are a powerful tool that can be used to teach youngsters!
Cleveland O. McLeish