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Award-winning storyteller Aaron Calafato uses 7-minute story vignettes to share his memories, explore his psyche and attempt to make sense of the world.

7 Minute Stories w/ Aaron Calafato Evergreen Podcasts

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    • 5.0 • 136 Ratings

Award-winning storyteller Aaron Calafato uses 7-minute story vignettes to share his memories, explore his psyche and attempt to make sense of the world.

    Suburban Basketball Diaries

    Suburban Basketball Diaries

    What started out as an exceptional day on the basketball court ended in a hilarious trip to the emergency room…

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Art: Pete Whitehead
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 9 min
    The Legend of Mr. Sheep (Season 4 Finale)

    The Legend of Mr. Sheep (Season 4 Finale)

    In this Season 4 finale, Aaron takes a nostalgic journey back to the early '90s. Join him as he pretends to be a priest, watches his grandmother order an unthinkable dish at Friendly's restaurant, and helps track down a mysterious soccer coach named Mr. Sheep.

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Special Guest Artist: Luci's Vibe
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 9 min
    Take Your Damn Space

    Take Your Damn Space

    Is it Aaron Calafato or Tony Robbins? Either way, enjoy this special message for our 7MS listeners. 

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    Story Created & Performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional Vocals: Cori Birce 
    Resident Artist: Pete Whitehead 
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 8 min
    Cleveland's Secret Identity: A Superman Story

    Cleveland's Secret Identity: A Superman Story

    7MS Presents: Cleveland's Secret Identity: A Superman Story

    About: Join viral storyteller Aaron Calafato (7 Minute Stories, Glassdoor's The Lonely Office) as he delves into the journey of filmmaker Rob Montague, who is on a mission to create a unique and compelling film about the creators of Superman. Discover the passion and urgency behind Rob's decade-long project, "Secret Identity," a multifaceted documentary and narrative that intertwines animation, live-action, and the stories of three fans journeying to Cleveland. Hear about the trials and tribulations faced by Superman's creators, Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, and why Rob believes now is the pivotal moment to honor their legacy. With a backdrop of cinematic history and personal perseverance, this episode promises to inspire and captivate as it chronicles a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to celebrate the origins of an iconic superhero. Tune in to witness how one filmmaker's vision strives to ignite a new wave of inspiration and hope through the timeless legacy of Superman.

    Follow Rob Montague and Watch the Secret Identity trailer:
    https://latemorningfilms.com/

    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 

    Special Thanks:
    Rob Montague

    Additional Thanks:
    Tasmin Humphries (The Aspiring Kryptonian)
    https://theaspiringkryptonian.com/
    Luke Bugg (The Geek of Steel)
    https://linktr.ee/TheGeekOfSteel
    Kibla Ahmed
    https://kiblaahmedart.com/

    Superman and all related characters and elements are trademarks and © of DC Comics

    • 17 min
    The Cloud Factory

    The Cloud Factory

    Can Aaron turn a clear misperception into a surprising gift?

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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Art: Pete Whitehead 
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 9 min
    When the Caged Bird Sings

    When the Caged Bird Sings

    A bizarre sound from Aaron’s car transforms into a story with two surprise endings… 
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    Story created & performed by: Aaron Calafato
    Senior Audio Engineer: Ken Wendt 
    Additional vocals: Cori Birce 
    Art: Pete Whitehead 
    Original Music: thomas j. duke 

    • 9 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
136 Ratings

136 Ratings

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Phenomenal podcast

Not much else to say other than this was really enjoyable

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Best ever!

This is a great podcast from beginning to end!

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Mrs Brown

The sound track was amazing and the story as all are is moving. Great job.

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