Length: Approx 8 mins.
Number of people required: Min five, max 14
Characters: Mary Christmas (MC), Chris Mascake (CM), Tim Sull (TS), Innkeeper (IK)
Brief synopsis: The format is a news programme with two presenters in the studio who cut to footage from reporters on the ground. It is the day after Jesus’ birth. The play could either be entirely prerecorded, a mixture with the studio parts being live, or all performed live.