Hit kids podcast ‘Armchair Adventures’ returns for season two
Armchair Adventures is a fun-packed, adventure-filled, imagination-fuelled podcast series for kids. Each episode is a brand-new adventure that you act and sing along to!
Here’s an insight into what you can expect in the season two opener:
You’ll go on a time-traveling adventure through history with Connie and the gang. Coming up in season 2 of Armchair Adventures are a climate-saving underwater adventure, a green-fingered adventure in compost and a unity adventure!
Check out the season two trailer here
Season two starts on the 14th October and future episodes will be released monthly on every second Thursday of the month.
How can you listen to Armchair Adventures:
You can listen to Armchair Adventures on your preferred podcast listening platform Apple podcasts, Spotify, Google podcasts here or ask your smart speaker to ‘play the Armchair Adventures podcast.’
Series 1 Success
From what started as a lockdown project for a small not-for-profit theatre company in Manchester, UK – Armchair Adventures, received praise from HRH Prince William and Angela Rayner MP, Deputy Leader of the Labour Party, hit the Top 20 ‘stories for kids’ category in apple podcasts charts and was recommended by BBC Radio 4, Kids Radio and Podcast Radio.
The Armchair Adventures podcast is produced and recorded by local older people in collaboration with professional musicians, scriptwriters, producers, designers, filmmakers and actors.
Find out more about the Armchair Adventures podcast here
Who is the Armchair Adventures podcast for?
Armchair Adventures is for kids to listen on their own or together as a family or group of friends. It can be played at the weekend, as an after-school treat or at bedtime. It can be popped on during grandparent visits, or over video calls with friends – there are endless possibilities for your next adventure!
Whether you have listened to Armchair Adventures before or not, here’s a recap of the storyline so far:
Armchair Adventures follows Connie, a teenager from northern England. She has to find a way to save her parents’ travel agency business, so she reaches out to their customers for help. Together they hatch a plan and invent a different way to take a holiday – by using your imagination!
In each episode you join Connie and her plucky gang of adventurers on an exciting Armchair Adventure visiting magical places and meeting extraordinary people, from partying with the Queen to visiting a superheroes secret lair!
This is the perfect podcast to have some fun with your kids and get the whole family involved, and you’re not alone! Connie and her friends will be joining us along the way with the magic of the internet. They will all be singing, dancing and acting along to the podcast with you.
Stay updated on new podcast episodes and countdown to season two with us on our Twitter and Facebook Made by Mortals – the folks behind Armchair Adventures.
See you on the 14th October for Season 2 of Armchair Adventures!
About Armchair Adventures
Armchair Adventures is a brand-new colourful, fictional and interactive podcast series about Connie and her gang of plucky explorers – and YOU can come along on the adventure too.
It’s a podcast for families, kids and older people. In fact, the voices that you’ll hear in each episode belong to real over 55’s stuck in isolation, who are keen to experience the outside world through the power of imagination.
Armchair Adventures was recently recommended by BBC Radio 4’s Podcast Hour and featured on Podcast Radio.