Silly Stories and Tall Tales

Most programs begin with a story that might be familiar…
Jack and the Beanstalk • Three Pigs • Cinderella Spinderella

From there, who knows? Mark has a repertoire of more than 150 stories…


Enjoy tales from around the world that will make you laugh.

erika_p_spunk_coverA selection of fine and funny fables and yarns.
The Little Wolf Cub or Little Bunny Foo Foo… 
I found a quarter, Jody Listens Paul Bunyan. Jack. Erika P. Spunk?
The menu is hand-picked for you. What stories do you need to hear?
Asian, African, European and American themes. Sunny day, rainy day, fidgety day? Different stories.

  • Cinderella Spinderella (updated classic)
  • The Brave Little Tailor (Hans Christian Andersen-esque)
  • The 25¢ Pickle (Urban)
  • The Elephant and the Ant (Folktale from India)
  • How Rabbit… (African folktale)
  • The Fools of Chelm (Eastern European-based)
  • Abu Ali and the Donkeys (Middle Eastern)
  • The Boy Who Hated Pizza (Contemporary American)
  • And many many more!

Oh, and Mark does take requests!

Elementary • PK • Camp • Library • Parks and Rec • Family Concerts

Children will laugh, giggle, chuckle, clap, participate and listen!

Tell me what you think