Join Arthur Read, DW, Buster, and the whole gang’s adventures in Elwood City on “The Arthur Podcast.” The classic children’s animated series, Arthur, ran for 25 seasons on PBS Kids from 1996 to 2022. Episodes followed aardvark Arthur’s life as he showed kids how to deal with childhood traumas and issues such as homework, teachers, bullies, and more.
Arthur navigates home life with his parents and sisters, D.W. and Baby Kate. He loves spending time with friends, best bud Buster, the genius Brain, geography expert Sue Ellen, tomboy Francine, and rich girl Muffy.
Stream “The Arthur Podcast” in any order with the average episode running less than 20 minutes each. The series is perfect for young listeners of all ages and any Arthur fans who’d like to travel back to Elwood City with their favorite kids show. The 8 episodes will be released over the next few weeks.
The series will breathe life into older storylines from the TV series and share new ones about life, friendship, and school. Listeners can participate in episodes by submitting voicemails to be included in future episodes.
On the podcast’s first episode, Arthur is shocked when he and Brain were selected to represent Mr. Ratburn’s class in the school’s spellathon. But Arthur didn’t study. Will he be able to compete against the smartest kids in school and last year’s champion?
The TV series was inspired by Marc Brown’s books that were first published in 1976. From its popular run, the TV show won seven Emmy Awards, a Peabody, and aired in 80 countries. In the TV series finale, Arthur and his friends were shown as adults, but on the podcast, they are back to childhood.
“The Arthur Podcast” is presented by Pod Squad. Tune in weekly for new episodes wherever you listen to your favorite podcasts.