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Girl Tales

Girl Tales is a podcast featuring reimagined fairytales. Damsels in distress? Princesses in need of protection? You won?t find those here. The girls in our stories take control of their own destinies, turning your favorite fairytales into exciting new adventures. With energetic voice actors and professional sound design, these audio plays burst to life at the touch of a button. To connect fantasy with reality, our segment Little Girls Doing Big Things features interviews with young girls from all over the world who are creating change in their communities and not waiting until they're grown ups to start chasing their dreams. New episodes air on the 1st, 10th, and 20th of each month. Subscribe now so you don't miss an episode!

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Episodes

The Princess Musicians of Maple Street by Amy Gijsbers van Wijk & Interview! (Rebroadcast)

Kitty?s band with her friends, Turtle, Birdie, and Rabbit are practicing for Battle of the Bands at their school but when her grandpa moves in, they lose their rehearsal space! Practicing at the abandoned house …
2020-03-30
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The Literate Mermaid by Christina Quintana & Interview! (Rebroadcast)

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 …
2020-03-23
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The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses by Liza Birkenmeier & Interview! (Rebroadcast)

Alba is a budding, young detective who doesn?t mind living on her own. When the Mayor of Strangetown sends out a notice looking for someone to uncover why her daughters wear holes in their shoes …
2020-03-16
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Rapunzel by Jahna Ferron-Smith (Rebroadcast)

We’re celebrating International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month with a rebroadcast of one of our first episodes. Rapunzel is a reimagining of the classic fairytale, with a curly, coarse, courageous twist! This time, Rapunzel …
2020-03-08
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The Cinderella Sisters by Dana Boulé

A musical adaptation of the fairy tale, Cinderella. There’s a big school party and Cinderella doesn’t feel like going. Her step-sisters and everyone at her school are obsessed with how they look and what everyone …
2020-02-12
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Nova’s Lab! Becoming Bessie Coleman’s Airplane

Nova, a scientist and inventor, travels back in time to France in 1921 and becomes Bessie Coleman’s airplane! Bessie Coleman was an African American and Native American pilot when flying airplanes in the United States …
2020-01-20
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Meditating Maiden by Rebecca Weaver

Here is a peaceful story about a king and queen who have a baby, a princess named Lotus! Listen as Lotus learns to meditate so she can one day grow up to be a kind …
2020-01-14
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Nova’s Lab! Rescuing Nova with Ada Lovelace

Kid scientist, Nova travels back in time to become the world’s first computing machine but she gets stuck! She needs your help to find mathematician Ada Lovelace and get the instructions on how to turn …
2019-12-23
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Elinor of Conversations with my Daughter

In this LGDBT episode, Rebecca speaks with 10-year-old Elinor, the co-host of a podcast called Conversations with My Daughter. Listen as they talk about how Conversations with my Daughter began and how it’s made Elinor …
2019-12-16
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Rudy the Female Reindeer: A Christmas Story by Delaney Yeager (Rebroadcast)

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 …
2019-12-05
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Nova’s Lab! Becoming Queen Lili’uokalani’s Ukulele

In this episode, Nova travels back in time to Hawai’i in the late 1800’s where she becomes the ukulele of Queen Lili’uokalani, the last sovereign monarch of the Hawaiian Kingdom. Nova learns how ukuleles are …
2019-11-20
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Torta & Finch by Charly Evon Simpson

After doing the same thing everyday, Finch wants something new. So when she meets a singing tortoise named Torta, her whole world changes. Finch thinks Torta should sing in front of the other animals but …
2019-11-12
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Matilda Suh, Writer & Illustrator

In this Little Girls Doing Big Things interview, Rebecca speaks with Matilda Suh, an 8-year-old writer & illustrator. Rebecca first learned about Matilda’s work after finding her handmade books at her favorite bookstore in Brooklyn. …
2019-11-01
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Nova’s Lab! Becoming Mary Shelley’s Ink

To celebrate Halloween, Nova travels back in time to 1818 and becomes the ink Mary Shelley uses to write the very first science fiction novel, Frankenstein! Learn all about what ink was made of in …
2019-10-20
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Anansi and the Sky Goddess Asase Yaa by Bleu Beckford-Burrell

Have you ever wondered how stories were invented? In this tale, the Sky Goddess Asase Yaa creates a spider named Anansi who brings stories to all of human kind using her smarts! Based on the …
2019-10-11
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Sadie, Electro-Punk Performing Artist

Rebecca interviews Sadie, a 7 1/2 year old electro-punk performing artist & musician. Sadie gives advice to kids on how to make their own music, how to get over stage freight, and lets us all …
2019-10-02
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Nova’s Lab! Becoming Malala Yousafzai’s Microphone

In this episode, Nova travels to Norway in 2014 to become Malala Yousafzai’s microphone as she accepts the Nobel Peace Prize. Learn all about how microphones work and Malala’s fight for girls’ education.Written, Produced, and …
2019-09-20
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Sink or Swim una nueva leyenda de La Llorona by Monet Hurst-Mendoza

In this bilingual tale, Xo and Xul go to the waterpark with their mama. When they get there, they meet La Llorona underneath the water. They join La Llorona and try to help her find …
2019-09-10
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Chloe Asks Liza Questions About The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses

In this episode, Chloe, a kid like you, asks Liza Birkenmeier questions about the story she wrote for Girl Tales called “The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses”. Listen to The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses: …
2019-08-31
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Nova’s Lab! Meeting Katherine Johnson

The follow up to our last Nova’s Lab episode, this time Nova meets the real life NASA mathematician, Katherine Johnson! In this episode, Katherine Johnson teaches Nova about orbital mechanics and how she helped land …
2019-08-20
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Pan the Pirate by Dani Martineck

Aspiring pirate, Pan and their sister Wendy find an old pirate treasure that transforms Pan into Captain Hook on an actual pirate ship in Neverland! Join Pan as they try to convince Captain Hook to …
2019-08-10
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Lilia Montiel of ZZZ’s 4 Kidz

In this episode of Little Girls Doing Big Things, Rebecca speaks with 13-year-old Lilia Montiel, the creator of ZZZ’s 4 Kidz, a campaign that provides San Diego kids and families with new beds. Produced by …
2019-08-01
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Nova’s Lab! Becoming a Moon Rock

Come celebrate National Moon Day with Girl Tales as kid scientist Nova journeys to July 20th, 1969 where she will become a moon rock! Learn about how the astronauts of the Apollo 11 mission were …
2019-07-20
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Rumpelstiltskin & Lulu’s Search for Gold by Ali Wilkinson

Future fashion designer, Lulu has a dad who just loves to brag about her to the town?s judge. This time his bragging goes a little too far and lands Lulu in jail! She is forced …
2019-07-10
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Emily Rintzler of James J. Sheeran Park

In this episode of Little Girls Doing Big Things, Rebecca speaks with Emily Rintzler, a 10-year-old girl who had the idea for a park in her neighborhood so she contacted her mayor and made it …
2019-07-01
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Nova’s Lab! Becoming the First Pride Flag

It’s our newest segment, Nova’s Lab! Nova is a kid scientist who time travels to exciting moments in history where she becomes different objects as a scientific experiment. This month, she’s traveling to the Gay …
2019-06-20
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Little Lina by Kimberly Belflower

Lina wants to compete in this year’s big sailing contest but her Mama doesn’t think she’s healthy enough or big enough. Lina feels like she’s ready so she decides to go on an adventure of …
2019-06-15
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Chloe Mei Espinosa of Skip the Plastic Straw

Rebecca speaks with Chloe Mei Espinosa, the 12-year-old founder of Skip the Plastic Straw, a campaign that spreads the word about the harmful effects of plastic straws on the environment. After watching a video of …
2019-06-01
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Kids Listen Road Trip Mixtape ft. Nova’s Lab! Becoming The Statue of Liberty

While you’re on the move this Memorial Day Weekend, listen to these 5 minute samples of 10 different Kids Listen podcasts! Plus! We’re launching our newest segment Nova’s Lab! Kid scientist, Nova travels through space …
2019-05-23
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A Real Boy by Rae Mariah MacCarthy

Geppetto always wanted a child of his own, so when he found a magical talking log, he decided to make his dream come true. He chiseled away and lo and behold, his child came to …
2019-05-15
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Paloma Rambana of Paloma’s Dream

13-year-old, Paloma Rambana started Paloma?s Dream, an organization that helps visually impaired and blind students in Florida get access to the tools they need to learn in school. She lobbied the Florida legislature and received …
2019-05-01
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Hansel & Gretel (& Minna) by Jennifer Sassaman

The story of a brother & sister left to fend for themselves in the dark and dangerous woods. It’s there that they find a witch who lures them into her house made of delicious foods …
2019-04-15
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Addisyn & Sheridan Goss of Snuggle Sacks

Host Rebecca Cunningham talks to two inspiring sisters, Addisyn and Sheridan Goss, the creators of Snuggle Sacks. Snuggle Sacks is a charity that began when Addisyn and Sheridan first met their grandfather and learned of …
2019-04-01
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The Quest of the Reed Marsh Daughter by Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi

A mother and her transgender daughter set out on a perilous and magical journey to reclaim their names, heal old wounds, and discover what it truly means to be a hero. Lady Dane was inspired …
2019-03-15
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Stella Keating of GenderCool Project

Our first episode of our second season! Today, Rebecca interviews Stella Keating of GenderCool Project as a part of our Little Girls Doing Big Things segment. This segment comprises of interviews with girls all over …
2019-03-01
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TINY EPISODE an invite

Info about our second season! Plus! Join us at Roosevelt Elementary School in Rahway, New Jersey at 6:30pm to hear a live reading of The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses. A link here.
2019-02-01
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Marie the Nutcracker Prince: A Christmas Story by Tessa Flannery

It’s a bonus Girl Tales holiday episode! Marie has dreams of playing the Nutcracker Prince in her ballet holiday recital but her dreams are crushed when she is cast in the role of Clara — …
2018-12-02
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The Princess Musicians of Maple Street by Amy Gijsbers van Wijk

Kitty’s band with her friends Turtle, Birdie, and Rabbit are practicing for Battle of the Bands at their school but when her grandpa moves in, they lose their rehearsal space! Practicing at the abandoned house …
2018-10-22
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Elisa and the Swans: Part 2 by Lea McKenna-Garcia

Elisa made a wish during an “Ill Wind” and now her brothers have turned into swans and have flown away from the palace! Will her need to find her brothers become greater than her fear …
2018-09-18
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Elisa and the Swans: Part 1 by Lea McKenna-Garcia

All Elisa wants is some alone time away from her 11 (!!) brothers. But when an “Ill Wind” sweeps through the castle grounds where she lives, she gets way more than she bargained for. A …
2018-09-03
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Shalise of Shalise’s Ocean Support

Girl Tales segment, Little Girls Doing Big Things — Host Rebecca interviews young girls who are engaging in their communities, starting their own businesses or charities, and not waiting until they’re a grown-up to start making change …
2018-08-28
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Little Girls Doing Big Things: Chloe of Chloe’s Friendship Circle Podcast

A new Girl Tales segment! Host Rebecca interviews young girls who are engaging in their communities, starting their own businesses or charities, and not waiting until they’re a grown-up to start making change and living out …
2018-06-02
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Beauty and Bea by Kathleen Coombs

Bea is an aspiring young botanist, whose studies get sidetracked when she?s voted ?Prettiest Girl in School?. Her new friends are all about looks, but when a magical new student joins her class, Bea is …
2018-05-05
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The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses by Liza Birkenmeier

Alba is a budding, young detective who doesn?t mind living on her own. When the Mayor of Strangetown sends out a notice looking for someone to uncover why her daughters wear holes in their shoes …
2018-03-30
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Snow 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 …
2018-01-17
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Rudy the Female Reindeer: A Christmas Story 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 …
2017-12-10
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Rapunzel 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 …
2017-12-10
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The 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 …
2017-12-09
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A 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 …
2017-08-07
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A 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 …
2017-08-01
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