33 episodes

Telling Fairy Tales and Folklore from cultures all over the world as audio plays.
This show is part of the Story Forge Network.

Anansi Storytime Legendsmith Productions

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Telling Fairy Tales and Folklore from cultures all over the world as audio plays.
This show is part of the Story Forge Network.

    S3: Rumpelstiltskin

    S3: Rumpelstiltskin

    Culture: German
    Based on a story collected by: The Brothers Grimm


    Summary: A story about a girl who wheeled and dealed herself into a golden opportunity.




    Production:



    Writer - LJ Donnell
    Editors - Scooter Mann, Max Baskin, LJ Donnell
    Director - Hank Romanesco
    Producer - Scooter Mann
    Engineer - David Allen
    Engineer - Scooter Mann
    Composer - Chris Robbins




    Players:



    Scooter Mann - Storyteller
    LJ Donnell - Alicia
    Max Baskin - Rumpelstiltskin
    William Wulf - King
    Matt "Olaf" Hinton - Father
    Michelle Morrison - Frau Holda
    Special Guests: Chris Robbins, David Allen, Hank Romanesco, LJ Donnell, Matt "Olaf" Hinton, Max Baskin, Michelle Morrison, and William Wulf.
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    • 33 min
    S3: Little Red Riding Hood

    S3: Little Red Riding Hood

    Culture: German
    Based on a story by: Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm


    Summary: A story about the dangers of wolfing down your food.




    Production:



    Writer - Amber Troska
    Director - Hank Romanesco
    Engineer - David Allen
    Engineer - Scooter Mann
    Composer - Jonah Knight




    Players:



    Chris G. - Grandmother
    Lisa Watson - Storyteller
    LJ Donnell - Little Red Riding Hood
    Matt "Olaf" Hinton - Wolf 2
    Max Baskin - Wolf 1
    Tara Griffiths - Mother
    William Wulf - Huntsman
    Special Guests: Amber Troska, Chris G, David Allen, Hank Romanesco, Jonah Knight, Lisa Watson, LJ Donnell, Matt "Olaf" Hinton, Max Baskin, Tara Griffiths, and William Wulf.
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    • 11 min
    S3: The Snow Queen

    S3: The Snow Queen

    Culture: Danish
    Based on a story by: Hans Christian Andersen


    Summary: A story which reflects the cold truths about growing up and falling in love.




    Production:



    Writer - Summer Blais
    Writer - William Wulf
    Director - Hank Romanesco
    Engineer - David Allen
    Engineer - Scooter Mann
    Composer - Diana Raynes




    Players:



    Boston Moss - Storyteller
    Michelle Morrison - Gerda
    Matt "Olaf" Hinton - Kay, Goblin
    William Wulf - Grandfather
    LJ Donnell - Grandmother
    Tara Griffiths - Vain Woman
    Max Baskin - Hairdresser
    Lisa Watson - Snow Queen
    Andrew Whitby - Raven
    Special Guests: Andrew Whitby, Boston Moss, David Allen, Diana Raynes, Hank Romanesco, Lisa Watson, LJ Donnell, Matt "Olaf" Hinton, Max Baskin, Michelle Morrison, Summer Blais, Tara Griffiths, and William Wulf.
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    • 19 min
    Patron Exclusive Preview: The Gilded Boot

    Patron Exclusive Preview: The Gilded Boot

    Come listen to a preview of our special Patreon Exclusive series, The Gilded Boot.
    Folklore characters start their own podcast and take a look at what it really means to be a living piece of modern fiction.


    Producer: Scooter Mann
    Director: Scooter Mann
    Audio Engineer: David Allen


    Rumplestiltskin: Max Baskin
    Puss: LJ Donnell
    Special Guests: David Allen, LJ Donnell, and Max Baskin.
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    • 3 min
    S3: Don Quixote

    S3: Don Quixote

    Culture: Spanish
    Based on a story: The Ingenious Nobleman Mister Quixote of La Mancha, by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra


    A story about the terrible and undreamt of adventures of a would-be knight errant and his errors on his errands.




    Production:



    Producer - Scooter Mann
    Writer - Thomas Sixten
    Director - LJ Donnell
    Lead Engineer / Sound Designer - David Allen
    Engineer - Scooter Mann
    Composer - Dayn Leonardson




    Players:



    Chris G. - Don Quixote
    Lynne Parsons - Squire
    Max Baskin - Friar
    Michelle Morrison - Lady
    Thierry Barston - Storyteller
    Verity Sainte Marie - Sancho Panza
    William Wulf - Muleteer
    Special Guests: Chris G, David Allen, Dayn Leonardson, LJ Donnell, Lynne Parsons, Max Baskin, Michelle Morrison, Thierry Barston, Thomas Sixten, Verity Sainte Marie, and William Wulf.
    Sponsored By:
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    • 19 min
    S3: Puss in Boots

    S3: Puss in Boots

    Culture: European
    Based on a story collected by: Charles Perrault


    Summary: A story about a cat in a hat, and boots, who’s idea of fun was saying and doing whatever was needed to make his master’s fortune.




    Production:



    Writer - Thierry Barston
    Director - Max Baskin
    Engineer - David Allen




    Players:



    Boston Moss - Youngest Son
    Lisa Watson - Storyteller
    LJ Donnell - Puss
    Lynne Parsons - Middle Son, Peasent 2
    Matt "Olaf" Hinton - King
    Scooter Mann - Servant
    Thomas Sixten - Ogre
    William Wulf - Oldest Son, Peasant 1
    Special Guests: Boston Moss, David Allen, Lisa Watson, LJ Donnell, Lynne Parsons, Matt "Olaf" Hinton, Max Baskin, Thierry Barston, Thomas Sixten, and William Wulf.
    Sponsored By:
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    • 19 min

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Culture and Stories Done Right

Stories are such a vital part of our identity and they influence our values and how we see the world. I love the care that is put into these stories. They always brighten my day and give me something new to think about.

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