Watch three of the most loved and enduring Greek myths for free as part of Unicorn Online.

Greek Myths Unplugged is a perfect accompaniment to KS2 and KS3 lessons on Ancient Greece, retelling myths and gaining familiarity with stories from another culture.

The short films are simple to fit into your timetable, and offer additional activities which can be built in to support critical thinking and a continuing discussion in the classroom and beyond.

Accompanying resources

Download our free teacher pack with a series of class activities in which pupils become the Chorus as a way to explore the myths. Activities include curriculum-linked discussion topics and lesson plans on global mythology, providing a broader context of the myths.


Watch the films

The Prologue

The character of the Chorus, written and performed by Deanna Rodger, introduces the myth and supports children to explore the themes and ideas of the stories.




The myths

This series of three new short plays by some of the UK’s most exciting writers have been creatively filmed and edited to bring theatre to life online for children. Directed by the Unicorn’s Associate Director Rachel Bagshaw, the films reinvent and reimagine the original myths enabling pupils to explore the resonances of Greek Myths to today’s world anew.




The Epilogue

The character of the Chorus, written and performed by Deanna Rodger, introduces the myth and supports children to explore the themes and ideas of the stories.





Greek Myths Unplugged is developed with the support of Bloomberg Philanthropies’ Digital Accelerator for Arts and Culture.