A musical telling the Christmas story through the eyes of the Bethlehem Innkeeper and his wife, comprising eleven songs and lasting approximately 40 minutes with narration. Soloists required: Innkeeper (baritone), Innkeeperīs Wife (soprano), Mary (soprano), Joseph (tenor), three Wise Men (baritones), three Shepherds (ideally - but not necessarily - children) and SATB choir. All of the narration is spoken by the Innkeeper and his wife. The choir sing in all eleven songs. The choral parts are written for SATB plus a childrenīs choir (for the shepherds) if possible. The musical can be performed as a fully staged production with drama or a concert version with narration.