Listen To Your Mother returns to Providence for our 5th and final show this Spring, 2017!

This show has changed lives… from those who listen to those who speak. From the moments we’ve relived together, to those we’ve learned from. Listen to Your Mother is powerful in it’s action and intention through the voices, actions, and stories of our communities. So, how can you be a part of this epic, North American celebration of our mothers/our caretakers, and ourselves ?

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Thank you for helping us give Motherhood a Microphone, telling even more of your stories, as our final year comes together. WE CAN’T WAIT!!

With love and appreciation,

Bri, Chelley and Kirsten

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Our voices as one…

by chelleymartinka on July 25, 2016

The world is in turmoil, and we need unity. We need peace. We need love, connectedness and we need to listen.

We all have a story. We all have a voice. And we are so blessed to have heard these voices in our 2016 Providence Listen to Your Mother Show.

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Take a bow, 2016

May 16, 2016

And then it was over… Coming in like a lamb and out like a lion, our beautiful Listen to Your Mother 2016 Providence cast blew the house down! Realizing perfection can save your life, MS mamas are strong, adoption has many faces, kids say the damndest things, mother-in-laws pull at our heart strings, strength comes from within, no one dictates our children but them… those babies, who also are the experts on our best parenting, all gave us stories, a voice, a mic to our motherhood. Not only do we want to thank our warrior cast for their stories, but for the audience who shared them with us. Soon the videos will be live (and we will, of course, share them with you!), and after we basked in the limelight and consumed some cake, we went back to those stories of motherhood and wrote new chapters, kissed away new tears, laughed new joys, […]

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Cast Spotlight: Lauren Jordan

April 22, 2016

Mom, wife, fundraiser, aspiring writer and co-director of LTYM Providence, Lauren comes to Listen to Your Mother as a speaker again this year with a piece that is bound to resonate with us all. Come hear her LIVE on April 28th! by

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Cast Spotlight: Chelley Martinka

April 21, 2016

Philadelphia-native-turned New Englander, Chelley is mom to Adelaide Eileen and Camille Thea, and wife of almost 7 years to Dave. Her blog, A is For Adelaide, began as a place for parents of children with special needs, specifically dwarfism, to come and learn- and has evolved into so much more. As an advocate for dwarfism awareness, the disability community, women’s rights, race and gender equality, as well as birth education, pregnancy, breastfeeding, baby wearing, cloth diapering… and red wine, Chelley never runs out of things to write! Speaking of running… She loves to run and bike for charity, writes for love, and strives to share information relatable to many people on all walks of life. Finally feeling just where she’s supposed to be, come hear her share a bit about her story of motherhood next week! Tickets available HERE! by

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