By Andy Lund
A short reader's theatre script featuring the four magi and their reaction
to the baby Jesus. Could be used as an introduction to another play.
King 1: Some say we were Kings
King 2: From a far off
King 3: Country.
King 1: Any King
King 2: Worth
King 3: His salt
King 4: Doesn't bow down
King 1: To anyone
King 2: But we bowed down to Him.
King 3: Some say we were star-gazers
King 4: With the ability
King 1: To read in the heavens
King 2: The events of the earth
King 3: But this event
King 1: Was not about a star
King 2: It was about a maker of stars
King 4: Come down to the earth.
King 2: Some say we were
King 1: Wise men
King 3: Sages
King 4: Men of learning
King 2: And experience.
King 1: But all the books
King 3: In the world
King 4: Cannot contain the wisdom
King 1: Of this small child
King 2: This special child
King 3: This God child
King 4: Come to us
© Andy Lund, All rights reserved
This play may be performed free of charge, on the condition that copies
are not sold for profit in any medium, nor any entrance fee charged. In
exchange for free performance, the author would appreciate being notified
of when and for what purpose the play is performed. He may be contacted