The Innkeeper’s Breakfast

By Niki Davies
3 Reviews
Ages: 3-6
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A Christmas nativity musical about a very busy innkeeper whose breakfast is more important to him than anything else!

An Annual Performance Licence is required to perform this nativity. For more information, please see below.

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This product is only available in a digital format and does NOT include a physical Teacher's Book or Audio CD. Once you have completed the checkout process, your link will be within your order confirmation email. Click the link to download the MP3 files of both the vocal and backing tracks and a PDF of the book.  The Instant Licence will be posted to you as normal.  

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About The Innkeeper's Breakfast

A brand new Christmas nativity musical from Niki Davies about a very busy innkeeper whose breakfast is more important to him than anything else! Nobody is allowed to interrupt him until he has eaten it all up! One morning however, as he sits down to eat his enormous breakfast, there is knock after knock at the door and no end of interruptions. Find out if the Innkeeper ever manages to finish his breakfast and what happens when he discovers the real cause of the disruption.


An Annual Performance Licence is required to perform this nativity.

 

 

Running Time:20 minutes approx
Sample Script:View sample script
Cast List:View cast list
Instant Access PDFs & MP3s:

UK Primary Schools and LEA Nurseries can still pay on invoice - just select the Purchase Order payment option at the checkout.


Your Instant Access PDF & MP3 Add-on Pack includes:

  • A read only PDF of the Teacher's Book - text is not editable
  • All vocal and backing tracks of the songs for this title in an MP3 format

Please note that after placing your order online you will receive a confirmation email which provides you with a link to access your Instant Access digital download. Alternatively log in to your Out of the Ark online website account and go to your My Instant Access PDFs & MP3s section to download your files.


You will have 3 attempts to download the files - you must SAVE first before opening the zip-file containing your download.


For full information on Instant Access PDFs & MP3s click here.

ISBN:9781901980660

Licence Information

Annual Performance Licence Information

A current Annual Performance Licence is required to perform this nativity to an audience (other than to pupils & staff).

  • You can purchase an Annual Performance Licence above (it is cheaper when purchased as part of a product pack).
  • The requirement for a licence is irrespective of whether admission charges are made.
  • An Annual Performance Licence covers any number of performances of a particular musical or nativity within 12 months of the date of ordering.
  • A new Annual Performance Licence would be required for any future performance(s) outside the date period printed on your current licence.

In addition, with so many of our musicals and nativities purchased in digital format, you need a legal way to install or distribute copies for use around the school. Your Annual Performance Licence will grant you permission to:

  1. Perform the work to an audience (other than pupils and staff in schools). A licence is required even if it is a 'free' performance and this is a worldwide copyright requirement.
  2. Install Words on Screen™ song files from a CD ROM onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  3. Download Words on Screen™ song files from a CD ROM onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  4. Continue to stream Words on Screen™ songs from your Out of the Ark Music online account on any device (beyond your free period) for the duration of the licence.
  5. Copy song files from an Audio CD onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  6. Copy MP3 audio files onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  7. Upload digital content to an intranet or learning platform.
  8. Permit usage of digital content at home for teachers for preparation purposes.

A separate Annual Performance Licence is required for each product title that you use in any of these ways. Please note that if you have purchased an Annual Digital Site Licence – Multi-Product, this will cover the digital usage permissions in points 2-8 above for these products but does not cover the performance rights in point 1 – an Annual Performance Licence will still be required.


How To Renew


You can renew your Annual Performance Licences by simply logging into your account if you have one and going to your My Licences page. Pick the relevant licence and click RENEW.

Listen to Songs

What A Busy Fellow
Oh, What A Lovely Breakfast!
Who's That Knocking?
Is There Any Room?
The Shepherds Came From The Hills
Very Royal Kings
A Tiny Baby

The following items are available for this product:

PDFs & MP3s

PDFs & MP3s

Instant Access: Please note that this product is only available in a digital format and does NOT include a physical Teacher's Book or Audio CD. You will receive a zip file that includes:

  • A read-only PDF of the Teacher's Book (text is not editable) with:
    • Character list and staging
    • Curriculum links for each song
    • Script with lyrics for 7 songs
    • Music score for 7 songs (Piano music score, melody and chords
    • Licence and copyright details
  • MP3 files with:
    • Vocal tracks sung by children
    • Professional backing tracks

Please note that after placing your order online you will receive a confirmation email which provides you with a link to access your Instant Access digital download. Alternatively log in to your Out of the Ark online website account and go to your My Instant Access PDFs & MP3s section to download your files.


You will have 3 attempts to download the files - you must SAVE first before opening the zip-file containing your download.


For full information on Instant Access PDFs & MP3s click here.

Annual Performance Licence

Annual Performance Licence

A current Annual Performance Licence is required to perform this nativity to an audience (other than to pupils & staff).

  • You can purchase an Annual Performance Licence above (it is cheaper when purchased as part of a product pack).
  • The requirement for a licence is irrespective of whether admission charges are made.
  • An Annual Performance Licence covers any number of performances of a particular musical or nativity within 12 months of the date of ordering.
  • A new Annual Performance Licence would be required for any future performance(s) outside the date period printed on your current licence.

In addition, with so many of our musicals and nativities purchased in digital format, you need a legal way to install or distribute copies for use around the school. Your Annual Performance Licence will grant you permission to:

  1. Perform the work to an audience (other than pupils and staff in schools). A licence is required even if it is a 'free' performance and this is a worldwide copyright requirement.
  2. Install Words on Screen™ song files from a CD ROM onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  3. Download Words on Screen™ song files from a CD ROM onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  4. Continue to stream Words on Screen™ songs from your Out of the Ark Music online account on any device (beyond your free period) for the duration of the licence.
  5. Copy song files from an Audio CD onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  6. Copy MP3 audio files onto more than one computer or onto a network.
  7. Upload digital content to an intranet or learning platform.
  8. Permit usage of digital content at home for teachers for preparation purposes.

A separate Annual Performance Licence is required for each product title that you use in any of these ways. Please note that if you have purchased an Annual Digital Site Licence – Multi-Product, this will cover the digital usage permissions in points 2-8 above for these products but does not cover the performance rights in point 1 – an Annual Performance Licence will still be required.


How To Renew


You can renew your Annual Performance Licences by simply logging into your account if you have one and going to your My Licences page. Pick the relevant licence and click RENEW.


Visit our Licences page for further information.

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Downloadable Teacher's Book (non-editable PDF), Downloadable Audio Tracks (mp3s) & Annual Performance Licence. DIGITAL DOWNLOAD ONLY - No Physical Products Included

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£33.55
Licences  

Annual Performance Licence (price per annum)

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A current Annual Performance Licence is required to perform this nativity to an audience (other than to pupils & staff). You can purchase an Annual Performance Licence above (it is cheaper when purchased as part of a Digital Resources Pack).

£18.00 pa
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very cute

By k d

i did this with my p1-3s they all really enjoyed singing the songs and we added a dance to what a lovely breakfast to give more children parts they ran around the inkeepers table wearing pictures of the differant foods as they came up it was great and at the end all the parents couldnt tell me enogh about how cute it was and how well the children did, this is such a cute play!


Works for any age

By Fran

We used this for church last year with a group of children age 2 to 10. For church we don't have as much practice time as a school might have, so we need songs that are easy to learn hence the KS1 and nursery plays are suitable but the advantage of this particular nativity story is that it will work with any age group. I have seen it done beautifully by a playgroup, but the role of the innkeeper works well as a character role for an older child.nThis play has all the elements of a traditional nativity, so was ideal for our crib service at church, and everyone (we have about 15 children in Sunday school) had at least one line to say. If you have more than that you can always add more travellers and more shepherds, who could either say a line together or you could add a few extra lines, so that everyone gets a chance to say something, or share the narrators part across several children.


Roles for everyone. Great songs. Easy to stage - vg resources.

By LKS

This is a good one to start without mentioning christmas too early! We linked it into healthy eating / breakfasts. It was a great success with the pupils taking part and with audiences. I really enjoyed working on this too!


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