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Christmas Programs for Sacrament Meetings

ChristmasProgramsFRONTCOVERCompiled by C. Michael Perry

Written by Myrth Burr, Carolyn Gifford, Charlee Cardon Wilson

Internet Special: $6.99 (+shipping and Maine sales tax)




(For production by LDS Church Groups)

Christmas Programs for Sacrament Meetings Volume 1 Compiled by C. Michael Perry. Featuring the work of Charlee Cardon Wilson, Myrth Burr and Carolyn Gifford, this Resource Manual of outlines and narrative structures will lend creativity and spiritual cohesiveness to your Christmas Sacrament Meeting presentations. All 7 of the selections included use popular Christmas songs and hymns to carry the wonderful message of the birth of the Christ Child to your congregations. A minimum number of individual copies of each program (emailed in a PDF document to you) must be purchased from the publisher to obtain performance or reading rights. The most you could spend on any reading is $8.00. There is no other royalty. Some of the original songs indicated in several scripts can be purchased for use from the Publisher, or other songs substituted. This book is provided as a resource, a perusal service only! Order # 4040 $6.99 Paper (5 x 8) 58 pages (A co-publication of Zion BookWorks and Zion Theatricals). The Resource manual with all the scripts is available from both companies, but the Production Package Scripts (PDFs) are only available through Zion Theatricals.

Order#4040.

Now available to all groups!


DETAILS:

  • List Price: $7.99
  • 5″ x 8″ (12.7 x 20.32 cm)
  • Black & White on White paper
  • 58 pages
  • ISBN-13: 978-0615918457 (Zion BookWorks)
    ISBN-10: 061591845X
  • BISAC: Drama / Religious & Liturgical
  • No KINDLE version available.

Programs contained in the Resource Manual + Package Purchase):

It is suggested that you NOT order a package unless you have read the script from the Resource Manual. We will not refund Production Packages once ordered from us.

THE INNKEEPER’S STORY by Charlee Wilson

    • CHARACTERS: NARRATOR, INNKEEPER + CHOIR (SATB)
    • NOTE: This was meant to provide a framework for a Christmas Sacrament meeting or Fireside, and the music should be selected to fit the available talents and tastes of those performing it.
    • Duplication of TWO copies included in Production Package: $3.00. Order #4041.



THE INNKEEPER’S CHILDREN by Charlee Wilson

    • CHARACTERS: NARRATOR, SARAH (younger child), AARON (older child), SHEPHERD BOY (with Lamb), INNKEEPER (non-speaking pantomime), JOSEPH (non-speaking pantomime), MARY (non-speaking pantomime), SHEPHERDS (non-speaking pantomime, optional) + CHOIR (SATB)
    • NOTE: This is a variation on the INNKEEPER program, planned for a children’s production, using music of your choice by a children’s choir or adult choir. This is more suitable for a stage set than a chapel setting.
    • Duplication of NINE copies included in Production Package: $8.00 Order #4042.



SEEK HIM WITH HASTE by Carolyn Gifford

    • CHARACTERS: Reader 1 (Female), Reader 2 (Male), Reader 3 (Female or Male), + Choir (SATB) and soloists (optional)
    • NOTE: This is a format or structure for the addition of appropriate Christmas songs, carols or hymns. You may use the songs suggested in the script or substitute some of your own choosing. Has original songs. ($3.00 each copy, each song)
    • Duplication of FOUR copies included in Production Package: $4.00 Order #4043.



THAT IT MIGHT BE FULFILLED… by Myrth Burr

    • CHARACTERS: Reader, Narrator, Children in Primary (maybe only selected classes), + CHOIR (SATB)
    • NOTE: This is a format or structure for the addition of appropriate Christmas songs, carols or hymns. You may use the songs suggested in the script or substitute some of your own choosing.
    • Duplication of THREE copies included in Production Package: $3.00 Order #4044.



THERE WILL BE PEACE by Myrth Burr

    • CHARACTERS: READER 1, READER 2, CHOIR (SATB)
    • NOTE: This is a format or structure for the addition of appropriate Christmas songs, carols or hymns. You may use the songs suggested in the script or substitute some of your own choosing.
    • Duplication of THREE copies included in Production Package: $3.00 Order #4045.



AMERICA’S FIRST CHRISTMAS by Myrth Burr

    • CHARACTERS: NARRATOR, READER (is the voice of Samuel The Lamanite, the people of Nephi III, Jesus Christ), + CHOIR (SATB) with optional soloists
    • NOTE: This was meant to provide a framework for a Christmas Sacrament meeting or Fireside, and the music should be selected to fit the available talents and tastes of those performing it.
    • Duplication of THREE copies included in Production Package: $3.00 Order #4046.



LIFT UP YOUR HEAD AND BE OF GOOD CHEER by Carolyn Gifford

    • CHARACTERS: Six READERS + CHOIR (SATB), SOLOIST, ORGANIST
    • NOTE: This program was designed originally to involve the Bishop’s family. His wife and each of his children took turns narrating the words. It is easily adaptable to any family but we still recommend that the long section in the middle of the piece be spoken by the Bishop of the Ward. Has original songs. See Production Package for prices and details.
    • Duplication of SIX copies included in Production Package: $6.00 Order #4047.




Purchase Options

  • To Order any of the individual scripts, please click on the appropriate button above. They will be emailed to your email address. (The one on PayPal) so be sure that is where you want them to go.
  • Click on the “Add to Cart” button below to purchase the printed Resource Manual for $6.99 + shipping/handling and Maine Sales tax.)(Be sure to enter your ZIPCODE to calculate the shipping)



Once you have read the collection in the manual, and decided on your program, then you can email us and we will send you a PayPal bill. Upon Payment of the PayPal bill we will email you your program materials. (We can do this even if you do not order the Resource manual, but want to order directly from this page. Please include the name your Branch, Ward or Stake, so we can properly license you and give you credit on the website.)


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