Podcast

“Listen before you go out on a big adventure” – The Observer

Spark releases stories on its own podcast once a week, produced by Elle Scott for Rethink Audio.

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Recent Podcasts

20.12.17 • SPECIAL: ‘Stories from a Classroom’ – Ashley & Abby

True stories told live across the UK. In this ‘Stories from a Classroom’ themed special, we present two tales about life working in schools. Ashley tells us about the rewarding and ongoing battle he is having with a young music student and Abby talks about the time her idea to papier-mâché went down in her school’s history books. 

Special thanks to The East London Cultural Educational Alliance and the Stratford Circus Art Centre for collaborating with us!

Thanks also to compère Charley Harrison and the rest of the Spark London team. 

13.12.17 • Bad Timing – Ashleigh & Banke

True stories told live across the UK. This episode we present two stories on the theme of ‘Bad Timing’. Ashleigh tells us about how bad timing caused her boyfriend to miss a very important appointment for them both. And Banke retells a time of bad timing and sexual assault. 

Thanks to all our story tellers for a night of candid tales. Thanks also to Charley Harrison for compèring the night, to event producer Ian Barratt and podcast producer Elle Scott.

If you love our podcasts, please help us to make more. Go to stories.co.uk/podcast/support to donate. Thank you!

06.12.17 • Miscommunication – Nadya & Chloe

True stories told live in venues across the UK. In this ‘Miscommunication’ themed episode, Nadya tells us about a childhood miscommunication involving Nelson Mandela and sibling rivalry and Chloe recounts the time her crush made a very embarrassing mistake.

Our open mic nights are a great way of getting involved with Spark. For more information on these events visit www.stories.co.uk

Thanks to Charley Harrison for compèring the night, event producer Ian Barratt and podcast producer Elle Scott.

29.11.17 • Periods – Helen & Jinan

True stories told live in venues across the UK. In August this year, Helen and Jinan got on stage at the Brixton Ritzy to tell stories on the theme of ‘Periods’… Yep, that’s right folks, MENSTRUATION. 

Helen recounts the time she was pranked by her period at a work conference and Jinan tells us about getting into a sticky situation the day hers came for the first time. 

Thanks to Charley Harrison for compèring the night, event producer Ian Barratt and podcast producer Elle Scott.

If you love our podcasts, please help us to make more. Go to stories.co.uk/podcast/support to donate. Thank you!

21.11.17 • Friendship – Gigi & Caroline

True stories told live across the UK. This episode we present two stories on the theme of ‘Friendship’. Gigi tells us about losing her best friend during the 90’s AIDs epidemic and Caroline recounts a time heartbreak cost her a friendship.

Thanks to all our story tellers for a night of raw and poignant tales. Thanks also to Dave Pickering for compèring the night, to event producer Christina Friis Olsen and podcast producer Elle Scott.

If you love our podcasts, please help us to make more. Go to stories.co.uk/podcast/support to donate. Thank you!