Elementary Christmas Plays

These two plays are inside "Six Holiday Plays," which is on the "Plays and Fiction" page.

About the Book

“Blitzen Finds His Way” – It’s Christmas Eve. Blitzen has walked off and accidentally been separated from Santa and the others. The local animals come out and befriend him, and help him “get back.” They encourage him to not be sad, and to have faith.

Six actors. 5-7 minutes long. Brief, easy dialogue. Great for 3rd through 5th grades.


“Getting Back to the North Pole” – Two elves have accidentally entered an icy portal and wound up . . . in Bayville, U.S.A. They “land” in the wooded area of a schoolyard, and stumble upon several students. The students become friends with them; but the elves’ eventual goal is to get back to the North Pole. Can they do it?

7-12 actors. 8-10 minutes. Great for 3rd through 5th grades. Minimal roles for 1st – 3rd graders.

About the Author
John Glass

John Glass is a playwright and a short story writer. In 2013 he co-founded Student Plays, which has scripts for 5th grade through college. John has self-produced three full-length plays, and has had one-acts produced in Michigan, New York, Texas, Alabama and California. John has also published short stories in six different literary journals, and has published three collections of fiction, Pumpkins and Paint, Hardball, Hi-Hats, and Haunts, and Bigfoot Stole Evel’s Bike. You may contact him at [email protected].

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