Greek Myths

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Andromeda and Perseus

Andromeda and Perseus

Princess Andromeda tells us how she was rescued from a ghastly sea monster by the Greek hero Perseus. We learn about Perseus's secret weapon, the snaky head of Medusa that can turn men to stone. Read More

Pygmalion

Pygmalion

A sculptor on the island of Cyprus scorns all women until he falls in love with a statue that he has made. Read More

The Labours of Heracles Part 2

The Labours of Heracles Part 2

We continue the adventures of the Greek Hero Heracles (Hercules to the Romans). In this part we hear about Labours 7 to 12 and a lesser known follow-up for poor Heracles – his imprisonment by Queen Omphale when he had to dress up as a girl! If you missed Labours 1- 6, you can find... Read more » Read More

Jason and Medea Part Four: the Escape

Jason and Medea Part Four: the Escape

The final part of Jason and Medea., the story of the golden fleece. Jason must sow the field of Ares with dragons teeth which will jump up into an army of skeleton men. Then Jason and Medea must escape. And there is a twist in the end of the tale. Read More

Song: Upstart Greek

Song: Upstart Greek

An uptempo, amusing song about Jason and the Golden Fleece. We hope you will find this fun ! The words are a bit of a tongue-twister. Read More