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Opowiadania Super Paua – Listen to the stories!

Super Paua, a theatre company creating socially-focused shows for young people and communities, presents Opowiadania Super Paua, a series of audio stories for young people (aged 6-12 years)  written in Polish or about Polish culture and experiences. These stories are now available to download for FREE from Super Paua Stories (

Seven brand new stories have been commissioned by writers Edyta Dolan, Alison Martin, Cathal McCabe, Pete McCluskey, Ignacy Rybarczyk, Izabela Sawicka/ Urszula Sawicka-Gamarra, and Anna Weglarczyk. The series explores a range of stories from the mystery of a vanished ice cream vendor to an international football adventure, with characters including several dogs, politically active pixies, a fun-loving fox and a doomed snowman.

Scroll through gallery to see details of the writers and the creative team!


On Thursday 24 June an online event co-hosted by Super Paua, Riverbank Arts Centre and axis:ballymun will celebrate the launch of the series. Audiences will have an exclusive opportunity to hear clips from the stories prior to public release, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A with key members of the creative team as well as Polish individuals from the arts scene in Ireland. (event in English – with Polish translation available)

On Saturday 26 June there will be an online workshop event for  children aged 7-12 and their families, to listen to a story in full and engage in a creative task. (Bilingual event – Polish/English) 

Production of the stories has been co-produced by Riverbank Arts Centre in Newbridge, Kildare, and axis:ballymun. Opowiadania Super Paua is funded by Arts Council Ireland