The angels will handle the invitations, the
shepherds will clean and decorate the manger, the wisemen
will take care of the presents, and the star will lead us
all to a barn in Bethlehem at Christmas where Someone Has a
Birthday . . . . . Jesus! Your
preschoolers will enjoy acting out the parts, singing the
songs and ringing the bells as they celebrate Jesus'
birthday with a Christmas party at the manger.
Has a Birthday includes:
1) an original
narrated script (10 - 25 of your
preschoolers get to act, but don't have to say any lines),
prop list and staging,
2) 6 Christmas songs for preschoolers that are full of motions, sign language
3) a piano score
with guitar chords,
4) a vocal CD (a recording of Cathy singing
the full version of each song).
Performance time: 20 minutes.
here to read a script excerpt.
Purchase of this preschool Christmas musical play
shipping) grants you permission to make as many
copies of the sheet music and script as needed for your
performance plus permission to make and
distribute copies of the vocal CD (a recording of Cathy
singing the full version of each song) and
lyric sheet to your preschoolers (a great way for
them to learn the music quickly!).
A keyboard CD (no vocals) is also
available for $20 plus
shipping, for those times when your piano player
isn't available or when you need to free up your hands to
teach actions or sign language. This CD may also be used
for your performance - it's like hiring a piano player
who plays the music the same way every time!
To preview this Christmas musical play, a script and vocal CD
(a recording of Cathy singing the full version of each song) are
available for $7 plus
preview package does not include permission to perform the script or any
of the songs in the musical.
you would like to use the 10-12 minute
and insert your own
preschool Christmas songs, the purchase price of the performance rights
for the script is $17. This script includes narration (10 - 25 of your
preschoolers get to act, but don't have to say any lines),
prop list and staging. The script can be sent via e-mail to save
If you already have a script and you
prefer to purchase
individual songs from Cathy's
Christmas musicals, you have the following options:
sheet music. Sheet music ($3.50 per
includes piano score, guitar chords and motions. Sheet
music can be e-mailed (PDF format) OR printed and
Purchase an MP3 to go along with your sheet music. MP3s
($2.00 per song) include two tracks for each song: a vocal track of Cathy singing the song and a
keyboard-only track with no vocals. MP3's are e-mailed.
Purchase a Custom CD to go along with your sheet music.
There is a $10 labor charge for each custom CD plus
the cost of each song that you purchase. Custom CDs include
both a vocal track of Cathy singing the song and a keyboard-only
track with no vocals. (Example: Custom CD with 2
songs = $10 labor charge + $2.00 for Song #1 + $2.00 for Song
#2. CUSTOM CD with 2 SONGS TOTAL = $14.)
Custom CDs are shipped via
All orders must be prepaid. There are 3 ways to
1) Mail Cathy's
printable order form
with a check to: Cathy's Music LLC, 1923 Noble Road, Arden Hills, MN
$20 fee for returned checks.
2) Use your PayPal account. E-mail
& mailing address to Cathy (email@example.com) and she will send you a PayPal invoice.
As soon as your PayPal invoice is paid, she will put your order in the mail.
3) Pay with a credit card over the phone.
E-mail Cathy your phone number (firstname.lastname@example.org) and she will call to take your
order and credit card information over the phone.
All orders are
shipped via priority mail. Overnight shipping rates
are available for U.S. orders upon request.
All international orders must be placed via e-mail and paid
note that all sales are final - no refunds or exchanges.
Click here to
order or listen to short samples of the songs in Someone Has a Birthday.
Christmas program was another successful one this year.
Continue writing the 20-minute preschool programs. They
work very well for us and everyone enjoys them immensely."
K., Century Baptist Church
"We have used your preschool
programs for the past two years. They have been very well received
and much easier to put together than the other ones we have tried.
As a former full-time church musician (I'm now the pastor), I am
extremely appreciative of the age-appropriateness of the music you write
for our preschoolers. Thanks!"
Rev. Cynthia K., Berkeley United Methodist Church
"'Someone Has a Birthday' was
wonderful! The children easily learned the music and enjoyed the
motions and movement AND the parents loved it as well."
Phyllis M., First Baptist Preschool
"Everyone in our church
LOVED seeing our children's church do 'Someone Has a Birthday'.
The children had a wonderful time both practicing and performing the
program. My favorite part is the sign language."
Dawn H., River of Life Children's Church
"'Someone Has a Birthday' was truly a hit at our
church. Every comment was so positive and everyone agreed
it was the best we've ever done . I just loved the songs!
I'm still humming them!"
W., Corinth Baptist Church
"'Someone Has a Birthday' is a wonderful Christmas
program and the music rocks. God Bless."
W., St. Mary's Catholic Church
"Our Christmas musical went GREAT! The whole church
was speechless! I only got rave reviews from everyone! You made it so easy for me and the children. Thanks so
R., First Christian Church
"'Someone Has a Birthday' was a hit! Thank you for making my job as a drama teacher so much easier.
Your short, activity-filled scripts and songs are just the thing for our
"The Christmas play was great! Everyone loved it!!"
F., Faith Lutheran Church
"I can't believe how
'Someone Has a Birthday' will be for our kids! It's like this was
written for our church. I'm an event/party planner, so this play
is just perfect for me to direct - a birthday party for Jesus!"
|"This was my first
experience directing a children's Christmas program at church and it was
a huge hit. 'Someone Has a Birthday' was so cute! The kids,
as well as the grown-ups, had a blast!"
Karen A., United Methodist Church