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Nativity! The Musical

Pure joy – a truly heart-warming musical” What’s On Birmingham


NATIVITY! The Musical is returning to Birmingham Rep this Christmas!

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

Packed with joy and guaranteed to put a smile on your face” Birmingham Mail


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.

Christmas come early in so many ways” What’s On Stage


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, this musical really ‘is a heartfelt hit’ (The Times).

A heartfelt hit”  The Times


Since its world premiere at The Rep in 2017, NATIVITY! The Musical has been seen by over one million people during an acclaimed UK tour and three successful London runs. Book now and join us for some MAYHEM in Bethlehem!

Based on the film Nativity!, written and direct by Debbie Isitt and produced by Nick Jones.


From £15.50

Presented by

Birmingham Repertory Theatre in association with Jamie Wilson

Book by

Debbie Isitt

Music by

Debbie Isitt and Nicky Ager

Family Discount

£5 off the ticket price for under 16s.

Access Performances

Captioned Performance: All performances will be captioned

Audio Described Performance: Fri 02 Dec, 7pm; Wed 28 Dec, 7pm; Thu 05 Jan 2pm

BSL Performance: Sat 03 Dec, 7pm;  Wed 14 Dec 10.15am & 2.30pm; Tue 20 Dec, 2pm

Relaxed Performance: Tue 13 Dec, 2.30pm

Fees and Charges

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Watch the trailer of the 2019 production

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