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Everything you need to know about the creation of “Pinocchio: The Tale of a Foolish Puppet”

Wednesday, August 19th, 2015

A scene from "Pinocchio: The Tale of a Foolish Puppet"

A scene from “Pinocchio: The Tale of a Foolish Puppet”

Writer/director Dave Arnold goes back to the beginning to tell us how the Adventures in Odyssey adaptation of Pinocchio came to be. It’s a story with an Italian author from the 1800s, a bunch of “old time” Odyssey actors, and the man who played Pinocchio in the 1940 Disney movie. Plus, hear about the lessons hidden throughout the story, from wisdom to salvation.
Author Jim Ware

Author Jim Ware

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Hear a conversation between Bob Smithouser and author Jim Ware on fairy tales, fantasy, and the deeper Christian themes in these classic stories.
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Notes about the Notes: Composer John Campbell shares secrets of creating Odyssey’s music

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

John Campbell in his music studio

John Campbell in his music studio

John Campbell has composed the music for more than 500 Adventures in Odyssey episodes. Now some of his recent music is available as a soundtrack in the Odyssey Adventure Club. John shares the story behind creating some of his favorite musical moments.

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