300 episodes

Created and produced by parents of young children, WBUR's Circle Round adapts carefully-selected folktales from around the world into sound- and music-rich radio plays for kids ages 3-103. Each 15 to 25-minute episode explores important issues like kindness, persistence and generosity. And each episode ends with an activity that inspires a deeper conversation between children and grown-ups.

Circle Round WBUR

    • Kids & Family
    • 4.5 โ€ข 12.2K Ratings

Created and produced by parents of young children, WBUR's Circle Round adapts carefully-selected folktales from around the world into sound- and music-rich radio plays for kids ages 3-103. Each 15 to 25-minute episode explores important issues like kindness, persistence and generosity. And each episode ends with an activity that inspires a deeper conversation between children and grown-ups.

    The Secret of Success

    The Secret of Success

    Helen Hong (Family Switch, The Thundermans) stars in a tale with English, Welsh, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Indian roots about how imagination and effort affect supply and demand.

    • 25 min
    The Valley Visitor

    The Valley Visitor

    NPRโ€™s Ailsa Chang (All Things Considered) headlines a Chinese tale about a mysterious guest, a raging storm, and the true fruits of kindness.

    • 20 min
    Encore: The Red Leather Shoes

    Encore: The Red Leather Shoes

    Aasif Mandvi (The Daily Show, Evil) and Madhur Jaffrey (Madhur Jaffrey's Curry Nation, I Feel Bad) co-star in this Indian story about a wise king, a generous shoemaker, and a priceless pair of shoes.

    • 24 min
    Riches to Rags

    Riches to Rags

    Veteran Wait, Wait... Don't Tell Me! panelists Tom Bodett and Roxanne Roberts co-star in a Dutch tale about a treasure so precious, it's priceless, and so valuable, it's invaluable!

    • 22 min
    The Upside-Down Tree

    The Upside-Down Tree

    Comedian Alonzo Bodden (Wait, Wait... Don't Tell Me!, Heavy Lightweight) headlines this African legend about how one animalโ€™s mischief created the savannaโ€™s most majestic, magical trees.

    • 19 min
    The Four Winds

    The Four Winds

    Kimberly Guerrero (Spirit Rangers, Reservation Dogs) stars in a tale from the Lakota people about one thieving fox and four wise winds.

    • 23 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
12.2K Ratings

12.2K Ratings

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lockhead martin f 22 raptor ,

This podcast is awesome ๐Ÿ˜Ž

Great podcast! Love it! Makes car rides less boring and is really creative .by the way my fav episode is either riches to rags or like oil and water

kespinosa ,

car trip savior

Thank you RS and the entire Circle Round team- so grateful to learn of you as we embarked on some epic drives. Our 4 and 6 year old ask for Circle Round nearly any time we have more than 5 minutes in the car!

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