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Words from the Wise: Penny’s parents stop by for a visit

March 16th, 2016

Penny Wise's parents have recently arrived in Odyssey.

Penny Wise’s parents have recently arrived in Odyssey.

Wooton and Penny recently travelled to Pittsburgh to meet Penny’s parents. The actors behind Frank and Eleanor Wise (Victor Brandt and Carol Mansell) tell us about that first meeting, creating the characters, and working with Jess and Kimmy.

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60: Head Over Heels
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Composer Jared Depasquale shares secrets of writing music

March 2nd, 2016

Jared Depasquale

Jared Depasquale

How did Jared Depasquale start creating music? How does he create themes that underscore Adventures in Odyssey episodes (and Radio Theatre dramas)? And what exactly are an “oud,” a “duduk,” and a “bouzouki”? The answers to these questions and more on this podcast!

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Journey to South America with Steve Saint and Marianne Hering

February 16th, 2016

Imagination Station 17: In Fear of the Spear

Imagination Station 17: In Fear of the Spear

In January 1956, five American missionaries travelled to a remote part of South America to contact an isolated tribe then known as the Aucas. The story of their deaths and what happened between the families of the fallen men and the tribe who killed them is told in a new Imagination Station book: “In Fear of the Spear.” Steve Saint (son of one of the missionaries) and Marianne Hering (author of the new book) tell how they told this incredible story through Adventures in Odyssey.

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Candid Conversations with Bob and Jesse: Interview with writer Kathy Buchanan and editor Liz Duckworth

February 3rd, 2016

On the latest edition of “Candid Conversations,” two new hosts step into Connie’s chair. They take calls from listeners, interview Kathy Buchanan (author of the Candid Conversations book series) and Liz Duckworth (the editor of the series), and hear a preview of “Walk This Way.”

Kathy Buchanan

Kathy Buchanan

Liz Duckworth

Liz Duckworth

Candid Conversations with Connie Book Series
Book 1 Book 2 Book 3

Volume 1: A Girl’s Guide to Growing Up

Volume 2: A Girl’s Guide to Boys, Peer Pressure, and Cliques

Volume 3: A Girl’s Guide to Entertainment, Body Image, and Social Media

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A Tale of Two Anns: Ann Ault talks about her character Ann Jacobs

January 20th, 2016

Ann Ault

Ann Ault

From creating a wacky movie named The Green Slime in Japan, to playing Robyn and Melanie’s mother on Adventures in Odyssey, to voicing car parts in North Carolina, Ann Ault tells us about her journey of faith.

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