Photo: Come From Away

Beverley Bass is a fourth-generation Floridian from Fort Myers, and as one of the first female pilots for American Airlines—and its first female captain—her life makes for a great story. But it's her experiences as a pilot on Sept. 11, 2001, when she and thousands of others found themselves grounded in Gander, Newfoundland until American airspace re-opened, that's now being told through a musical on stages across North America.

Images courtesy their respective podcasts.

Despite growing in popularity for over a decade, only 20 percent of Americans listen to podcasts in 2017. While podcast fans tend to listen to hours of audio across multiple shows, most radio listeners have yet to discover the on-demand variety podcasts have to offer, even when produced in their own back yard.