Parents' Guide to

Milky Way Underground

By Robert Yaniz Jr., Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Dream-like journey mirrors real life issues; heavier topics.

Podcast Storytelling TRAX from PRX Average run time: 20 minutes
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The show has a bit of a slow burn, but one that's worthwhile for the right audience. The content in Milky Way Underground is may be a little mature for younger children, but tweens, teenage and even adult listeners will likely see themselves in the lead characters. The goal of the show is to tackle the real-life struggles and triumphs of growing up and discovering who you are. The two young leads venture out in search of their missing father and that journey paves the way for a ton of character development and deeper exploration into how one's adolescent experience informs the adult they will become.

For all its fantastical elements, the conscious approach to real life growing pains in Milky Way Underground make it an easy show to recommend.

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