Circle Round Circle Round, a storytelling podcast for kids ages 3 to 10, tells carefully-selected folktales from around the world with an eye towards inclusivity. Stories are adapted for today's families into 10 to 20 minute diverse episodes that delve into topics such as kindness, persistence and generosity.
Circle Round

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Circle Round, a storytelling podcast for kids ages 3 to 10, tells carefully-selected folktales from around the world with an eye towards inclusivity. Stories are adapted for today's families into 10 to 20 minute diverse episodes that delve into topics such as kindness, persistence and generosity.More from Circle Round »

Most Recent Episodes

'The Shepherd's Disguise' | Circle Round 14

Tony Hale ("Veep," "Arrested Development") stars in a German folktale about a royal advisor whose dishonesty gets him into a royal mess.

'Clever Manka' | Circle Round 13

Bridget Moynahan "Blue Bloods" re-tells this Czech folktale about a clever young woman who uses her intelligence to win the hearts of her town.

'Onions And Garlic' | Circle Round 12

The second installment from our live performance at the Boston Jewish Film Festival. In this old Jewish folktale, we tell a story about spicy, flavorful onions... but we promise it won't make you cry. If anything you'll laugh and laugh.

'Princess In The Mirror' | Circle Round 11

Live from the Boston Jewish Film Festival! In this Israeli folktale, an adventurous princess learns that the greatest lessons may not be learned in far flung lands but rather--right at home.

'Thunder and Lightning' | Circle Round 10

Yetide Badaki ("American Gods") and Dayo Okeniyi ("Shades of Blue") star in this Nigerian folktale about thunder and lightning and how they found their home in the sky.

'The Lion's Whisker' | Circle Round 9

Marsai Martin ("Black-ish"), Miles Brown ("Black-ish"), and NPR's own Ofeibia Quist-Arcton star in this story about a brother and a sister who are prepared to do just about anything in order to get along.

'The Woman Who Lived In A Vinegar Bottle' | Circle Round 8

Sela Ward ("Graves," "Indepdendence Day") stars in a traditional English tale about a woman who can't seem to find home sweet home.

'The Owner Of The Sun' | Circle Round 7

YouTuber and comedian Joanna Hausmann stars in a Venezuelan folktale about an enterprising young girl and her quest to free the sun.

A Few More Podcasts For Kids And Their Grown-Ups

Do you love science? Mystery? Adventure? You can bet there's a Kidcast for it! This bonus episode introduces you to some of our favorites.

'The Barber's Secret' | Circle Round 6

Noah Schnapp ("Stranger Things") stars in a story about a prince, a barber, and a secret that was impossible to keep.

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