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Winking Kat Tales is proud to present this buggy new musical adaptation of the familiar fable of 'The Ant & The Grasshopper' set in bayou country. It's full of toe-tapping, jazz tunes and lilting ballads.
When Purrlie's friends tell her about the Milky Way, she decides to see it for herself - to see if it's made of milk. In her homemade rocket, Purrlie travels the solar system. Will she make it to the Milky Way? You'll have to listen to find out.
Inspired by a Bolivian folktale about a boy who dreams a different life than the one he seemed destined to live.
In the story, Arcani meets an unusual man - a healer who travels the world gathering plants to use as medicine to help others. He offers to teach Arcani about the plants and their uses, but the mayor of the town only sees Arcani as a poor & ignorant boy. In the end, Arcani has the opportunity to demonstrate his potential to become a healer & a respected member of the village.
A new musical adaptation of the classic folk tale.
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For ages 6 and up
Based on the folktale that inspired the Brothers Grimm's story of the 12 Dancing Princesses, this fun musical tale has jesters, a secretive princess, a clever hero, and a dog. Plus lots of new songs.
Adapted from the story by Hans Christian Andersen.
The story of an Emperor who learns that friendship is often more valuable than gold or jewels.
Book and Lyrics by P. Haines-Ainsworth Music by Terence Alaric Levitt .
Yes! Winking Kat Tales is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon Music, Google Podcasts and more. You can also listen on Dramafy.com, a network of audio drama/theatre podcasts.
Our musical stories are written by P. Haines- Ainsworth (an actor, teacher, and director) and music is written by Terence Alaric Levitt. Some stories come from original ideas, but others are adapted from classic folktales and fairytales from around the world.
We are working on that. We have been asked about it many times, but it is difficult to tell these stories without the fun songs and the music Terry writes for them. We hope to make them into animatics or, perhaps interactive e-books soon.
WINKING KAT TALES has many more fun, musical episodes. For a complete list of episodes, descriptions, and links - just CLICK HERE or on the Winking Kat Tales logo to visit our 'Library' and listen to another fun story.
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