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The Odyssey Storytelling Podcast

Aug 10, 2018

Only a month ago (listen to Miles' introduction for details on why the July 2018 Summer show is being released in the form of individual story episodes) comedian and radio host Dave Margolis stepped onto the Odyssey stage for the very first time, reminiscing about the summers he spent as a child, playing baseball with...

Jul 28, 2018

You can always count on a cartoonist to see things just a little bit differently, and David Fitzsimmons' interpretation of Odyssey's "Mission" theme in February 2017 was no exception. It's hard to put this particular story into words, but if it makes you laugh and cry at the same time, then as Fitzsimmons himself puts...

Jul 20, 2018

There's no place like home, and once again, there's no Odyssey show quite like the Home show. In October 2015, playwright and performer Monica Bauer explained that for her, not only were there other places like home, but there were, in fact, other places significantly preferable to home, and that as a teenager, she...

Jul 13, 2018

In October 2016, the inimitable Tracy Kurtzman took the Odyssey stage to tell the heartbreaking story of the time her sweet and perfect three-year-old son was mysteriously kidnapped, and replaced by her new angry and terrible three-year-old son. The process is actually entirely natural, and there's really nothing...

Jun 30, 2018

Alternative, exotic, incompatible, outcast, unconventional.
Distinct, fresh and separate.
Different is frequently shunned or seen as undesirable but often breaks ground and sets new trends and copycats.
Different still?

This week's storytellers include:

  • Terry Filipowicz
  • Lavina Tomer
  • Ethel Lee-Miller 
  • Vic Roych
  • Stephen...