Podcast

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

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

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Recent Podcasts

27.06.17 • Promises – Scarlett, Brian & Abel

True stories told live in venues across the UK. In May this year, Scarlett, Brian and Abel got on stage at the Hackney Attic in London to tell stories on the theme of ‘Promises’. Scarlett tells us about the time a very unlikely family member got a tattoo, Brian speaks about finally conquering a life-long speech disorder and Abel recounts the time he was promised the night of his life by two Australian sisters.

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

Thanks to Dave Pickering for compèring the night, event producer Christina Friis Olsen and podcast producer Elle Scott.

20.06.17 • Journeys – Errol & Dara

True stories told live across the UK. Today we have two stories from our night on the theme, ‘Journeys’. Errol takes us back twenty years to his life in prison and Dara recalls the time a religious-looking pastry helped her and her flatmates achieve their dreams.

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

13.06.17 • Defining Moments – Kate & Elle

True stories told live in venues across the UK. In April this year, Kate and Elle both got up on stage at the Hackney Attic and told stories on the theme of ‘Defining Moments.’ Kate recounts what it was like getting a sudden reality check aged thirteen and Elle relives the moment she was expelled from school.

Unplanned and totally raw, our open mic nights are a great way to get involved with Spark. For more information on these events visit stories.co.uk

Thanks to Dave Pickering for compèring the night, to event producer Christina Friis Olsen and podcast producer Elle Scott.

06.06.17 • SPECIAL: Migration – Daniel Banke

True stories told live across the UK. This episode we present two tales on the theme of ‘Migration’. Daniel tells us what it was like working in a refugee camp in Greece and Nigerian-born Banke shares her thoughts on living in London post Brexit.

Thanks to The Migration Collective for collaborating with Spark to make this night a success. You can discover more about what they do here.

Thanks to Charley Harrison for compèring the night, to event producer Christina Friis Olsen and our brand-new podcast producer, Elle Scott at Rethink Audio.

29.11.16 • Lessons – Charlotte & Margaret

True stories told live across the UK. Today we present two stories from our night on the theme, ‘Lessons’, where we invited back our favourite storytellers as part of the first Tellit Festival.

Thanks to Dave Pickering for compereing the night, and to the producers Joanna Yates and Christina Friis Olsen.