7 Minute Stories

A lot can happen in 7 minutes...

Storyteller Aaron Calafato uses 7 minute vignettes to share his memories, explore his psyche and attempt to make sense of the world.

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Surprise Music Episode

| E:87

First, audio producer Ken Wendt discusses how he's taken some of the strange noises Aaron Calalafato makes when telling stories, and turned them into music.

Then, you get to listen to one of those original songs.

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The Potato Bar

7 Minute Stories | E:86
Little did I know that a delicious potato bar would be the setting for one of the most formative experiences in my high school career.
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Stories in a Box (7MS Team Pick)

7 Minute Stories | E:85
My grandfather taught me much of what I know about the art of storytelling. Years after his death, I discovered he’d kept stories of his own hidden away. In this episode, we find out why...
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Rooster: A Guest Story by C.W. Schultz

7 Minute Stories | E:84
A trip to the Philippines, 30 plus hours of insomnia and a merciless rooster. What happens next, only writer C.W. Schultz can tell you in this special guest episode of 7 Minute Stories.
Listen to Rooster: A Guest Story by C.W. Schultz

Growing Up in the Rearview (Remastered)

7 Minute Stories | E:83
This is one of the first 7 minute stories I ever told. It’s also one of the most personal...
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Electronic Press & Media Kit

Calfato’s storytelling style has been compared to that of monologist Spalding Gray and radio legend Jean Shepard. His background and experience in radio, theatre, and television all play a role in the making of this show.

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Front Porch is Turning Evergreen!

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We’re excited to welcome our founder's original Front Porch shows to Evergreen. You can expect to hear the same great stories, created by the same quality team, under this growing, new brand.

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The Team

Aaron Calafato

The Host
Aaron's primary form of expression is that of a Storyteller. His monologues, stories, and events have been screened and staged over 150 times in 20 states.

Ken Wendt

Audio Production
Dr. Ken Wendt teaches courses in Music Technology at CWRU and owns a production company, FilmMyArt.com, specializing in both professional video and audio.

Pete Whitehead

Original Art
Pete has been interested in creating images and telling stories ever since he was a little guy. He went to Rhode Island School of Design and majored in “old school” Illustration but has thoroughly embraced and meshed the digital world into his work over the years.

Cori Birce

Coordinator
Cori is the glue that keeps the podcast together. She helps coordinate & produce episodes, voices the intros and outros of every episode, and also handles PR and media relations on behalf of the podcast.

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