A Lot or a Little?
What you will—and won't—find in this website.
Parents Need to Know
Parents need to know that there are a few Google ads on the site, as well as booking fee structure for the performers themselves. There's a routine pictured where Mom fits herself through a tennis racket (no strings attached), but kids probably wouldn't try this at home anyway.
Is It Any Good?
Kids who are used to sleek, flashy sites might be put off by the very '90s design, although the inclusion of podcasts and streaming video brings the content into the 21st century. Or, for some old-fashioned fun, kids can read stories aloud, like the Russian folktale "Vasalisa and Baba Yaga" or "Jack and the Beans Talk," a twist on the classic that features some loquacious legumes. Kids should enjoy -- and parents will appreciate -- the site's inclusion of stories from a diverse array of cultures.
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