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

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!

01.08.17 • Crossing The Line – Maria & Beth

True stories told live across the UK. This episode we present two stories on the theme of ‘Crossing The Line’. Maria reveals how the traumatic experience of stumbling upon a dead body helped her turn her life around and social worker Beth tells us about the time she had to swallow her pride in the face of everyday sexism.

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

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

25.07.17 • SPECIAL: Feasts – Miranda & Ben

True stories told live across the UK. This episode we present two tales on the theme of ‘Feasts’ for a Literary Festival Special. Miranda tells us how she changed someone’s day with a cheese sandwich and Ben recounts the time he was possessed by a woman at a dinner party.

Special thanks to The Harris Girl’s Academy who helped put on this special night as part of their annual Literary Festival.

Thanks also to compère Dave Pickering, event producer Christina Friis Olsen and podcast producer Elle Scott.

18.07.17 • Holidays – Denis & Andre

True stories told live in venues across the UK. In July this year, Denis and Andre got on stage at the Hackney Attic in London to tell stories on the theme of ‘Holidays’. Dennis tells us about trying and failing to ‘find himself’ in Uganda and Andre admits he still hasn’t gotten over a trick his brother played on him as a child when they went on a family holiday.

Our open mic nights are a great way of getting 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.