By Alex Cespedes
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Come along for a modern re-telling of timeless stories, from ancient Egyptian fables, to Shakespearean plot twists, folk tales, and even pop songs that all have one thing in common--they take you on a journey.
||CleanIt Was All A Dream...||Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions. A common motif in stories, movies, and music, is to bring in a dream as foreshadowing for what will happen later. Sometimes, it even drives the drama within the plot. This week we hear two stories in...||10/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLet's Play "Pretend"||Stories since the beginning of time have been thrilling us by having characters take on false identities. In this episode we look at one legendary song and two folktales that show us the GOOD and BAD consequences of pretending to be someone we're not....||10/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInfatuation, Thy Name is Love||Love stories are as old as time, but then again, so are stories about its creepy sibling-emotion: infatuation. Unrequited love often brings a feeling of obsession, and these two folk tales paint the picture of the lengths humans will go to just to...||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Stranger Comes To Town||Tolstoy once said that “all great literature is one of two stories: someone goes on a journey, or a stranger comes to town.” In this first episode we hear three folk stories centered around this most familiar theme: a stranger shows up to disrupt...||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRendition Trailer||Timeless Tales Re-Told||9/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
From listenting to the trailer, the concept sounds intriguing... Let's see if the content delivers
Loving it so far
I loved the first episode!! Cannot wait for the next episodes.
Love the variety of topics
This is different from the career-oriented show that he has, but it's just as well-produced as that one. I like the mix of the stories, music, and anecdotes from his friends... kinda like a mix between Lore, Myths & Legends, and Modern Love. All great shows to look up to!