Martha Speaks, the kids’ TV show all about everyone’s favorite talking dog, is back Presidents Day Week with 5 new episodes. Tune in February 21st – 25th, as Martha and her friends offer their unique take on the arts, specifically opera, classical music, theater, and even Greek myths!
Enjoy these episode sneak peeks and descriptions and be sure to tune in with your kids! You can also Like Martha Speaks on Facebook, where they have additional educational resources for parents.
The fun starts with The Opera Contest and Maestro Martha on Monday, February 21. In The Opera Contest, a local opera company is holding a contest to get kids interested in opera. When Martha helps the kids enter their own opera, will the audience shower them with applause? In Maestro Martha, bad guys Pablum and Weaselgraft have a plan to turn a charity concert into a heist by using the power of music…very strange music. Can Martha turn down the volume on their evil scheming before its too late?
On Wednesday, February 23, in Martha Acts Up, Mrs. Boxwood offers Martha a part in Alice in Wonderland. Martha is thrilled at her opportunity to become a star of the theater, but when she finds out shes cast as the Cheshire cat, shes horrified. Will Martha be able to get into character before the night of the show?
The week concludes on Friday, February 25 with the kids take on classic Greek myths. In Myth Me? and TDs Myth Take, the gang turns a boring, rainy day into fun by acting out Greek myths. The trouble is, TD doesnt like the way Greek myths end and decides to come up with his own endings. With the help of Martha and Truman, TD puts on a performance that exceeds everyones expectations.
Also airing during this special week is Skits and Mr. Scruffles and Brave Truman on February 22, and Patrol Dog Martha and The Crooning Crook Caper on February 24. Check local listings for exact airdates and times for all Martha Speaks episodes.
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