Mangoes in the Middle
This week on Circle Round, I join actor, rapper, singer and songwriter Utkarsh Ambudkar in the telling of the story Mangoes in the Middle, voicing the Carpenter in this folk tale from India. Circle Round is a storytelling podcast for children from WBUR Boston.
Ryan Shrime voices the weaver. Featured as the judge is Utkarsh Ambudkar, whom kids might know from kids might recognize from Mira, Royal Detective on Disney Junior, Godmothered on Disney+, Tom and Jerry on HBO Max, and Unleashed on Nickelodeon, and adults will recognize from Brittany Runs a Marathon, We Are Freestyle Love Supreme, Pitch Perfect, The Mindy Project, as well as his unforgettable recap rap from the 2020 Oscar Awards. This episode was adapted for Circle Round by Rebecca Sheir. It was edited by Amory Sivertson. Original music and sound design is by Eric Shimelonis. Our artist is Sabina Hahn.