48 episodes

The Ventura twins are yanked into another dimension where they meet a distant cousin who gives them an extraordinary mission: travel through time to preserve their culture’s true history. Along the way, they meet people from Africa, Europe, and the Americas who have left their mark on Puerto Rican heritage. In the twenty-first century, Alexa and Beni navigate school, friendship, and family while keeping their time-traveling quests a secret. When a natural disaster devastates islands across the Caribbean, the twins understand what’s at stake for their ancestral homeland. As Puerto Rico faces an uncertain future, the twins do all they can to witness, find, and remember its past. Series Producers Dania Ramos (Creator, showrunner, writer, director) Michael Aquino (Audio engineer, sound designer, composer) Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Additional support comes from the Google Podcasts creator program. Join our Patreon community and gain access to bonus content! TimestormSeries.com Twitter & Instagram: @TimestormPod Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoM Equipment sponsor: 3DioSound Series art: Hispanic Legacy Studio Proud members of Kids Listen Patreon: patreon.com/Timestorm Episode Guides & Transcripts: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources Submit a Listener Share-out: cocotazomedia.com/listener-participation More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-rico

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    • Kids & Family
    • 3.9 • 8 Ratings

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The Ventura twins are yanked into another dimension where they meet a distant cousin who gives them an extraordinary mission: travel through time to preserve their culture’s true history. Along the way, they meet people from Africa, Europe, and the Americas who have left their mark on Puerto Rican heritage. In the twenty-first century, Alexa and Beni navigate school, friendship, and family while keeping their time-traveling quests a secret. When a natural disaster devastates islands across the Caribbean, the twins understand what’s at stake for their ancestral homeland. As Puerto Rico faces an uncertain future, the twins do all they can to witness, find, and remember its past. Series Producers Dania Ramos (Creator, showrunner, writer, director) Michael Aquino (Audio engineer, sound designer, composer) Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Additional support comes from the Google Podcasts creator program. Join our Patreon community and gain access to bonus content! TimestormSeries.com Twitter & Instagram: @TimestormPod Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoM Equipment sponsor: 3DioSound Series art: Hispanic Legacy Studio Proud members of Kids Listen Patreon: patreon.com/Timestorm Episode Guides & Transcripts: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources Submit a Listener Share-out: cocotazomedia.com/listener-participation More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-rico

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    Episode 25: El Yunque

    Episode 25: El Yunque

    El Yunque,1938: In the mountainous rainforest, the Ventura twins come across Gael, a Civilian Conservation Corps worker, who hides a metal container in the foundation of a future observation tower.

    EPISODE CREDITS
    Written and directed by Dania Ramos
    Sound design, audio engineering, and music by Michael Aquino
    Additional recording by K Bermúdez, J. Carmona, L. Figueroa, K. Hernandez, C. Kent, C. Ponton, A. Rivas, W. Rodriguez, O. Segarra, A. Ubiera, C. VenancioEpisode art layout: M. Aquino; original image: Shutterstock / Javier Cruz Acosta

    Leilany Figueroa as Alexa Ventura
    Claudio Venancio as Beni Ventura
    Angelica Ubiera as Josie
    Kelmi Bermúdez as LaloOrlando Segarra as Horacio Méndez
    Alicia Rivas as Atabey
    Robert Asencio as Gael
    Chris Kent as Nico
    Kate Hernandez as Kaylee
    Additional voices by Michael Aquino, Kelmi Bermúdez, Carlos Ponton, Walter F. Rodriguez
    Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Support for TRAX comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional support comes from our loyal Patreon community.

    TimestormSeries.com | TRAX.fm
    Twitter & Instagram: @CocotazoMedia
    Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoMEquipment sponsor: 3DioSoundSeries art: Hispanic Legacy StudioProud members of Kids Listen

    Patreon: patreon.com/TimestormEpisode Resources: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources
    More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-ricoTimestorm Map Guides: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-map-guides

    Timestorm is produced in Essex County, New Jersey, which is situated on the traditional territory of the Leni Lenape people.

    Sources: The Corps Network - The Civilian Conservation Corps in Puerto Rico: A Conversation with Dr. Manuel Valdés Pizzini | El Yunque National Forest - The American Era (1898 to Present)

    • 15 min
    Shed

    Shed

    Horacio recalls when his abuelo gave him a gift for his eleventh birthday.


    MINISODE CREDITS
    Written and directed by Dania Ramos
    Sound design, audio engineering, and music by Michael Aquino
    Additional recording by Hediberto Asencio, L. Bermúdez, A. Catano-Saez, A. Rivas, O. Segarra
    Episode art layout: M. Aquino; original image: shutterstock / Zoya Kriminskaya

    Orlando Segarra as Horacio Méndez
    Alicia Rivas as Atabey
    Robert Asencio as Gael
    Luis Bermúdez as Young Horacio
    Aaron Catano-Saez as Jorge

    Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Support for TRAX comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional support comes from our loyal Patreon community.

    TimestormSeries.com | TRAX.fm
    Twitter & Instagram: @CocotazoMedia
    Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoM
    Equipment sponsor: 3DioSound
    Series art: Hispanic Legacy Studio
    Proud members of Kids Listen

    Patreon: patreon.com/Timestorm
    Episode Resources: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources
    Episode Transcript: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-episode-21-transcript
    More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-rico
    Timestorm Map Guides: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-map-guides

    Timestorm is produced in Essex County, New Jersey, which is situated on the traditional territory of the Leni Lenape people.

    • 6 min
    Punta de Flecha

    Punta de Flecha

    Josie and Janelly join the twins on a trip to the Tibes Indigenous Ceremonial Center to complete the quest. Tensions rise when Janelly and the twins disagree about what to do after the artifact is freed from the stone.

    EPISODE CREDITS
    Written by Andrew Siañez-De La O
    Story, additional writing, and direction by Dania Ramos
    Sound design, audio engineering, and music by Michael Aquino
    Additional recording by J. Carmona, L. Figueroa, K. Hernandez, F. Ramos, A. Rivas, W. Rodriguez, O. Segarra, A. Ubiera, C. Venancio
    Guest musician: William Ruiz
    Episode art layout: M. Aquino; original image: Shutterstock / geogif

    Leilany Figueroa as Alexa Ventura
    Claudio Venancio as Beni Ventura
    Orlando Segarra as Horacio Méndez
    Alicia Rivas as Atabey
    Angelica Ubiera as Josie
    Frances Ramos as Janelly
    Kate Hernandez as Kaylee
    Jennica Carmona as Clara
    Walter F. Rodriguez as Ramiro

    Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Support for TRAX comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional support comes from our loyal Patreon community.

    TimestormSeries.com | TRAX.fm
    Twitter & Instagram: @CocotazoMedia
    Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoM
    Equipment sponsor: 3DioSound
    Series art: Hispanic Legacy Studio
    Proud members of Kids Listen

    Patreon: patreon.com/Timestorm
    Episode Resources: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources
    More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-rico
    Timestorm Map Guides: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-map-guides

    Timestorm is produced in Essex County, New Jersey, which is situated on the traditional territory of the Leni Lenape people.

    Sources: American Indian Magazine | Tropa 514 Ninos Escuchas de America Ponce, P. R.

    • 15 min
    Tibes

    Tibes

    Tibes, 1980: The Ventura twins run into a pair of archeologists while searching for an artifact in an excavation site of a former Taíno village.

    EPISODE CREDITS
    Written by Andrew Siañez-De La O
    Story and direction by Dania Ramos
    Audio engineering, sound design, music by Michael Aquino
    Additional recording by K. Bermúdez, L. Figueroa, Kristofer Otero, C. Ponton, F. Ramos, A. Rivas, O. Segarra, A. Ubiera, C. Venancio
    Episode art layout: M. Aquino; original image: shutterstock / Alina Datsyuk

    Leilany Figueroa as Alexa Ventura
    Claudio Venancio as Beni Ventura
    Orlando Segarra as Horacio Méndez
    Alicia Rivas as Atabey
    Angelica Ubiera as Josie
    Frances Ramos as Janelly
    Kelmi Bermúdez as Lalo
    Carlos Ponton as Ricardo
    Kristian Otero as Osvaldo

    Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Support for TRAX comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional support comes from our loyal Patreon community.

    TimestormSeries.com | TRAX.fm
    Twitter & Instagram: @CocotazoMedia
    Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoM
    Equipment sponsor: 3DioSound
    Series art: Hispanic Legacy Studio
    Proud members of Kids Listen

    Patreon: patreon.com/Timestorm
    Episode Resources: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources
    More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-rico
    Timestorm Map Guides: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-map-guides

    Timestorm is produced in Essex County, New Jersey, which is situated on the traditional territory of the Leni Lenape people.

    Sources: American Indian Magazine | The Biography: Ricardo Alegria | Indigenous Caribbean Network
    Related material: Si me da el tiempo… (WIPR)

    • 13 min
    Punta Borinquen

    Punta Borinquen

    The Ventura twins return to the lighthouse they visited one hundred years earlier where they find an artifact in an unexpected place.

    EPISODE CREDITS
    Written and directed by Dania Ramos
    Audio engineering, sound design, music by Michael Aquino
    Additional recording by Kelmi Bermúdez, Leilany Figueroa, Kate Hernandez, Kristofer Otero, DeAnna Ramos, Frances Ramos, Alicia Rivas, Orlando Segarra, Angelica Ubiera, Claudio Venancio
    Guest musician: Deivis Garcia
    Episode art layout: M. Aquino; original image: Wikimedia Commons

    Leilany Figueroa as Alexa Ventura
    Claudio Venancio as Beni Ventura
    Orlando Segarra as Horacio Méndez
    Alicia Rivas as Atabey
    Angelica Ubiera as Josie
    Frances Ramos as Janelly
    Kelmi Bermúdez as Lalo
    Kate Hernandez as Kaylee
    DeAnna Ramos as Laura
    Additional voices: Kristian Otero, Frances Ramos, Carmen Yolanda Rivera, Angelica Ubiera

    Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Support for TRAX comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional support comes from our loyal Patreon community.

    TimestormSeries.com | TRAX.fm
    Twitter & Instagram: @CocotazoMedia
    Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoM
    Equipment sponsor: 3DioSound
    Series art: Hispanic Legacy Studio
    Proud members of Kids Listen

    Patreon: patreon.com/Timestorm
    Episode Resources: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources
    More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-rico
    Timestorm Map Guides: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-map-guides

    Timestorm is produced in Essex County, New Jersey, which is situated on the traditional territory of the Leni Lenape people.

    Sources: LighthouseFriends.com, Atlas Obscura

    • 16 min
    Faro

    Faro

    The Ventura twins seek a clue for their next quest inside a lighthouse in Aguadilla during the flu pandemic of 1918.

    Please be advised this episode briefly depicts an earthquake.

    EPISODE CREDITS
    Written and directed by Dania Ramos
    Audio engineering, sound design, music by Michael Aquino
    Additional recording by J. Arandia, K. Bermúdez, L. Figueroa, L. Gideon, Kristofer Otero, F. Ramos, A. Rivas, O. Segarra, A. Ubiera, C. Venancio, N. Yannacañedo
    Episode art layout: M. Aquino; original image: Library of Congress

    Leilany Figueroa as Alexa Ventura
    Claudio Venancio as Beni Ventura
    Angelica Ubiera as Josie
    Frances Ramos as Janelly
    Orlando Segarra as Horacio Méndez
    Alicia Rivas as Atabey
    Kelmi Bermúdez as Lalo
    Joel D. Arandia as Datu
    Leslie Gideon as Leandra
    Natasha Yannacañedo as Ileana
    Additional voices: Kristian Otero, Angelica Ubiera

    Timestorm is produced by Cocotazo Media and is a proud member of TRAX from PRX. Support for TRAX comes from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. Additional support comes from our loyal Patreon community.

    TimestormSeries.com | TRAX.fm
    Twitter & Instagram: @CocotazoMedia
    Facebook: facebook.com/CocotazoM
    Equipment sponsor: 3DioSound
    Series art: Hispanic Legacy Studio
    Proud members of Kids Listen

    Patreon: patreon.com/Timestorm
    Episode Resources: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-resources
    Episode Transcript: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-episode-21-transcript
    More About Puerto Rico: cocotazomedia.com/puerto-rico
    Timestorm Map Guides: cocotazomedia.com/timestorm-map-guides

    Timestorm is produced in Essex County, New Jersey, which is situated on the traditional territory of the Leni Lenape people.

    Sources: LighthouseFriends.com, Atlas Obscura

    • 15 min

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