You think you know the story…But do you really? Every other Saturday, Tales presents ancient fairy tales the way they were originally told: orally, and unadulterated. Tales is part of the Parcast Network and is a Cutler Media production.
Despised by her father after her mother died in childbirth, Eloise schemes to run away from home.
Henriette wants nothing more than to live with her love, but her evil stepmother would never allow it.
The Haunted Ship
Nassos never wanted to be a sailor, but he inherited his father's ship nonetheless.
The Gingerbread Man
Though many can repeat this famous cookie's classic rhyme, few know of his origins.
Princess Talia's parents were warned that she must never touch a spindle, or she would face certain death.
The Goose Girl
In a wicked twist on the old trading places trope, a princess's devious maid takes her clothes and poses as the princess.
The Juniper Tree
In one of the Grimm Brothers’ darkest tales, a young boy named Jakob faces off against an evil stepmother.
Snow White & Rose Red
This story follows a young Snow White and her sister as their mother forces them to spend time together.
After secretly marrying a commoner, Prince Francesco uses a magical glass tunnel to spend nights with his true love.
Little Red Riding Hood
A story that has been told for generations all over the world.
Puss in Boots
Unlike his modern Dreamworks counterpart, Puss in Boots was originally female, overshadowed by her male counterpart.
The Enchanted Quill
A crow enlists the help of a woman, instructing her to pluck a feather to make magical wishes.
The Snow Queen
Disney’s Frozen has nothing on this dark and devastating Danish fairy tale.
Br’er Rabbit represents not only enlightenment and rebellion against authority, but also deceit, greed, spite and even homicidal rage.
The Frog Prince. Sleeping Beauty. Beauty and the Beast.You think you know these stories, but do you really?
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