By Rebecca Cunningham
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Girl Tales is podcast theatre for young audiences. Award-winning female and trans*-identified playwrights flip the fairytales they fell for as children and make the girls the heroes. In these stories, our damsels are in power and our princesses are in action. Turn off the screens and jump into an adventure with Girl Tales!
||CleanSnow White and the Magic Mirror by Gina Femia||Snow White is a girl who likes girls, wearing suit jackets, and math. But Queenie, the Enchanted Forest Academy bully makes fun of all these things! Snow uses her magic mirror to travel through time and find out just how special she is.||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRudy the Female Reindeer by Delaney Yeager||Rudy’s had a dream her whole life; to make Santa’s sleigh team. But, it’s a boys club and this year is no exception. Nevertheless, with the help of her parents, Carol Claus, and her good friend Frosty Tips the Snow Ma’am, Rudy persists.||12/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRapunzel by Jahna Ferron-Smith||Rapunzel is a reimagining of the classic fairytale, with a curly, coarse, courageous twist! This time, Rapunzel goes on an adventure, makes a long-lasting friendship, and uses her smarts and Black Girl Magic to become her own hero.||12/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Literate Mermaid by Christina Quintana||Myra is a mermaid who loves reading books. The problem is, every time she tries to read one it gets ruined by the ocean water! Will she become a human or figure out another way to solve this problem? The Literate Mermaid by Christina Quintana,||12/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Podcast for Girls (&Boys) Who Persist.||Come hear what we’re all about and a sample of our first tale! Girl Tales is podcast theatre for young audiences. Once a month, we’ll air fairytales where girls are the heroes! Turn off the screens and jump into an adventure with Girl Tales!||8/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Spectacular. So beautifully done.
Funny and tender and kind and inspiring.
As a long time babysitter this podcast is perfect to play on subway rides. I feel great about the stories and the children I take care of love the creative sound effects. It's just magical!
what we need
Young girls (and boys!) need this podcast... a wonderful idea, wonderfully fulfilled.