Free | Audio


Sound Secrets

Moonfish Theatre


Fri 14 Oct - Sun 23 Oct

Sound Secrets

Dive into the world of radio drama with Moonfish Theatre and Baboró International Arts Festival for Children. Learn how to make your own radio plays, using objects you'd find in your house!

Sound Secrets
is a series of 5 short videos suitable for the classroom or any budding creatives at home: These 5 videos will take participants on an audio-visual journey where they will learn how to create their own foley effects, and experiment with creating their own radio plays. The technology for children to make their own radio plays is widely available, even with just a smartphone, incredibly easy to use, and it is a fantastic outlet for creativity. Even grown-ups can join in!

Sound Secrets Teacher Resource Pack

This handbook includes some recommendations and ideas on how to record a radioplay in the classroom as well as some activities that will help your studentslearn more about Foley (sound effects or background sounds for audio or video) and creative process involved in making a radio play.

Download the resource here

Watch Episodes

Episode 1 (20 minutes)

Episode 2 (9 minutes)

Episode 3 (3.5 minutes)

Episode 4 (3 minutes)

Episode 5 (2 minutes)

Moonfish is a Galway-based theatre company creating work in English and Irish that is rooted in the limitless possibilities of the imagination, founded in 2006 by Ionia and Máiréad Ní Chróinín. We are a collaborative ensemble that blends language, story-telling, music and dance with puppetry, interactive technology and light to create exhilarating experiences that challenge and excite our audiences.