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Listen to “The Rise and Fall of Toy Theatre”

Written by Garrett Epps
Narrated by Göran Norquist

In 19th century England, miniature theatrical productions were all the rage. And they weren’t just for kids — children and adults alike collected intricately printed paper cutouts of their favorite theater actors, along with the theaters in which they performed, and acted out famous plays. And beyond just entertainment, these toy theater kits served as the PR campaigns of the day.

Written by Garrett Epps

Introduction by Chris Egusa

Narrated by Göran Norquist

Produced by Chris Egusa

Music by Mike Snowden / Blue Dot Sessions

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