Below is a complete Jim Henson's The Storyteller episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual Jim Henson's The Storyteller episodes are listed along with the Jim Henson's The Storyteller episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. Jim Henson's The Storyteller episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. This poll features items like “The True Bride” and “The Soldier and Death.” Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the Jim Henson's The Storyteller episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
The Soldier and Death May 15 1988
From an early Russian folk tale. A soldier returns from 20 years of war with nothing but three biscuits in his sack. Soon he must outwit devils, save a kingdom, and try to outwit death.
Fearnot May 22 1988
From an early German folk tale. The Storyteller recounts the adventures of a boy who goes out into the world to learn what fear is.
The Luck Child May 29 1988
From an early Russian folk tale. A cruel king hears of the birth of the 7th son of the 7th son and of a prophecy has it that this child will grow up to become king of his kingdom. The cruel king ...more
A Story Short Jun 05 1988
From an early Celtic folk tale. This time, the story is about The Storyteller himself. Some time in his past, the Storyteller tells how he was forced to once beg for his supper. He starts with ...more
Hans My Hedgehog Jun 12 1988
From an early German folk tale. A farmer's wife drives her husband mad with her desperate measures to have a baby. On the advice of the village Midwife, she tries sleeping upside down, bathing ...more
The Three Ravens Jun 19 1988
From an early German folk tale. When the queen dies, a witch plans to ensnare the king. Placing a spell on him they plan to marry. She curses the king's children, three boys and a daughter, they ...more
Sapsorrow Jun 26 1988
A king has three daughters, two bad and one good, the good daughter has many friends in the animal friends that hide in her pockets, under her bed and in her room. As there is no queen and by ...more
The Heartless Giant Jul 03 1988
From an early German folk tale. A heartless giant who terrorizes the land is caught by the good king and imprisoned. Many years pass and the youngest prince, Leo, goes to the place where he is ...more
The True Bride Jul 10 1988
From an early German folk tale. A troll had a daughter, but she left straight off. So the troll took another to replace her to wait on him hand and foot. Her name is Anja and she has no father ...more