ep 15: Modern Greek Choruses

Don't you hate it when you're watching a movie and don't know how to feel? Lucky for you, the ancient greeks felt the same way and came up with a clever solution: the aptly named, Greek Chorus. It's worked so well over the centuries that we still use it today, and that's what our latest episode is about, modern greek choruses.


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Allegory of the Slave
- Oompa Loompas, Willy Wonka and the chocolate factory
Bit of Rough
- Bert the Chimney Sweep, Mary Poppins
- Che, Evita
Dressed Up With no Place to Go
- The Muses, Hercules
Gilding the (carnivorous) Lily
- Crystal, Ronette and Chiffon, Little Shop of Horrors
- The Dead Princes, Stardust
- Animated Lizzie, Lizzie McGuire
It Gets Pettier
- Staltler and Waldorf, Muppet Show
Serf to the Beat
- Townsfolk / Houseware, Beauty and the Beast
- Allan-a-Dale, Robin Hood (animated

Categorical Oracle is a comedy podcast that pits three brave librarians against the rampant disorder of the modern world. Every other week your hosts apply the combined might of their organizational skills to a new topic in their never-ending quest to make things make sense.