About the Show

Your favourite festive film is now a major new musical adapted for the stage by Debbie Isitt, the creator of the much-loved films. 

Following a smash-hit 2017 run in London, Nativity! The Musical embarks on a UK tour this festive season, before returning to London for Christmas! 

Feel-good, funny and full of yuletide joy, this cracker of a musical was adapted for the stage by Debbie Isitt, the creator of the much-loved films.

Every child in every school has one Christmas wish, to star in a Nativity, and at St Bernadette’s School they’re attempting to mount a musical version! Only trouble is teacher Mr Maddens has promised that a Hollywood producer is coming to see the show to turn it into a film. Join him, his teaching assistant the crazy Mr Poppy, hilarious children and a whole lot of sparkle and shine as they struggle to make everyone’s Christmas wish come true.

Featuring all of your favourite sing-a-long hits from the movies including Sparkle and Shine, Nazareth, One Night One Moment, She’s the Brightest Star and a whole host of new songs filled with the spirit of Christmas, Nativity! The Musical is the must see show this festive season!

Cast includes West End favourite Simon Lipkin as he reprises his role as ‘Mr Poppy’, Scott Garnham (Billy Elliot The Musical) and Ashleigh Gray (Wicked).

The role of 'Hollywood Producer' will be played by Adam Thomas from 31 October – 4 November in Liverpool and from 5 - 8 December in Stoke. 

The role of 'Hollywood Producer' will be played by Jane McCarry from 7-11 November in Glasgow. 

The role of 'Hollywood Producer' will be played by Charlie Brooks from 21-25 November in Nottingham.

The role of 'Hollywood Producer' will be played by Jake Wood in Oxford from 11 – 15 December.

The role of 'Hollywood Producer' will be played by Danny Dyer in London from 19-31 December.

The role of 'The Critic' will be played by Jo Brand in Edinburgh (28 Nov - 2 Dec) and London (19-31 Dec).

The role of 'Polly Parker' will be played by Dani Dyer in London from 19-31 December.