Slavic Fairy Tales

Slavic Fairy Tales


Latest Episodes

Snegurochka, or Snow Maiden: A Russian New Year’s Tale
January 01, 2021

Haven’t we all at some point wished snowmen could come alive? They’d play into our snowball fights, or sing like Frosty… a girl can dream.…

Morozko, or Frost: A Russian Christmas Tale
December 26, 2020

Frost? Ded Moroz? Morozko? Which is it? Could it be… all of them, all at once? Yes! Dive into this classic Russian Christmas tale and…

The Golden Cockerel: A Russian Fairy Tale
November 25, 2020

There are some things that we humans go to any lengths to protect. Family? Definitely. Reputation? Yup. A wealthy and extensive Tsardom? Of cour– wait,…

The Feather of Finist the Falcon: A Russian Folk Tale
July 31, 2020

Ok, raise your hand if you know (and love!) Cinderella. All right, all right, I can’t see your hands, but regardless, I bet you’re going…

Mogarzea and His Son: A Romanian Fairy Tale
July 20, 2020

Don’t remember the Pied Piper of Hamilton? Just listen into this classic Romanian tale, and I promise you – the memories will come flooding back.…

The Stirrup Moor: An Albanian Folk Tale
July 16, 2020

False brides? Magic apples? Wait until you hear what this treasured Albanian tale has in store. Meet the Stirrup Moor, the ultimate, all-powerful shape-shifter, both…

Reygoch: A Croatian Fairy Tale
July 05, 2020

James and the Giant Peach? Jack and the Beanstalk? The giant from this classic Croatian fairy tale rivals them all – perhaps not in wits,…

The Ditch of Csörsz: A Hungarian Folk Tale
June 05, 2020

Dive into this classic Hungarian folk tale and meet the valiant King Csörsz, beloved by his people and willing to do anything to be with…

Vasilisa the Beautiful: A Russian Folk Tale
May 14, 2020

One of the most famous Russian fairy tales of all time, Vasilisa the Beautiful offers the story of a classic heroine. Dive right in and…

The Wonder Maiden and Prince Hero: A Polish Folk Tale
April 29, 2020

Dive into this iconic Polish story and meet the Wonder Maiden, whose beauty is known across all seas and in all lands, and Prince Hero,…