8 episodes

Think Fractured Fairy Tales meets Big Bang Theory and the History Detectives! The Dorktales Storytime Podcast hosted by Jonathan Cormur is a family-fun, storytime series featuring geeky retellings of fairy tale classics and true tales about the hidden heroes of history.

Dorktales Storytime Podcast Jonathan Cormur

    • Stories for Kids
    • 5.0 • 9 Ratings

Think Fractured Fairy Tales meets Big Bang Theory and the History Detectives! The Dorktales Storytime Podcast hosted by Jonathan Cormur is a family-fun, storytime series featuring geeky retellings of fairy tale classics and true tales about the hidden heroes of history.

    Louis Armstrong, Hidden Hero of History

    Louis Armstrong, Hidden Hero of History

    A tale of Mississippi river boats, parasol parades and breaking racial barriers! A man that built a music legacy and a legacy beyond music—Louis Armstrong transformed jazz music and became the beloved “Ambassador Satch” who performed all over the world!...

    • 13 min
    The Emperor's New Quills

    The Emperor's New Quills

    Is the fancy fabric for the emperor’s new clothes really invisible to those who are not worthy? Or is this a case of double-dealing dupery by two wily weavers? As the emperor struts his stylish self through the streets of his kingdom, it will take one...

    • 21 min
    The Prickly Duckling

    The Prickly Duckling

    After the quacks and croaks of laughter from his siblings and bullying bullfrog, the poor little duckling waddles off through the marshes to find someone who will accept and love him. What about the gaggle of goslings? Or the brood of chicks? “No one...

    • 17 min
    Mary Golda Ross, Hidden Hero of History!

    Mary Golda Ross, Hidden Hero of History!

    The true tale of a woman who reached for the stars! Mary Golda Ross was one of the first women to rise in the ranks of engineering and one of the first Native Americans in the field. Her work in the early days of spaceflight was very important and is...

    • 9 min
    Three Little...Hogs?!!

    Three Little...Hogs?!!

    The Three Little…HOGS? Who’s heard of that? According to Mr. Redge, our Dorktales sidekick, it’s a classic tale from the fairy tale cannon! Come hear our storyteller recount the story of hedgehogs Porky, Percy and Peregrin, and their ultimate triumph...

    • 22 min
    Little Red

    Little Red

    La, la, la, la-la! Have you heard the tale of Little Red Riding Hood? You know, the one about the sweet, innocent little girl in the beautiful red cloak who out foxes the big bad wolf? Well forget that one and think ninja granny with a stealthy rescue...

    • 26 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
9 Ratings

9 Ratings

Courtney Messick ,

Fun for kids of all ages!

This is one that your kids will love! Fun storytelling for sure. Worth checking out.

strongerdog ,

Great fun!

Jonathan is amazing! His character voiced sucked me into the story. I was going to go on a bike ride but couldn’t stop listening....

Hipster 15 ,

Great podcast for all ages

Interesting and entertaining. I really liked the hidden heroes of history.

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