Radio play: 'Said the Spider to the Fly'

Mar 31, 2014

Welcome to another episode of Maplewood Barn Radio Theatre. In this episode, we bring you an old-fashioned yarn, meant to caution unwary young ladies against the dangers of the big city. 

"Said the Spider to the Fly" was adapted for radio by Dave Collins from a Suzanne Buck story that originally appeared in the September 15, 1917 issue of the "All Story Weekly."

The players:

  • Storyteller: Maggie Henson
  • Nell McNulty: Amy Humphrey
  • Maud: Kellie Moore
  • Detective Dillon: Joe Hays
  • Martinell: Cary Butters
  • Narrator: Byron Scott


  • Script adaptation for radio: Dave Collins
  • Engineer: Darren Hellwege
  • Editing/production: Amy Humphrey and Joe Hayes
  • Podcast publisher: Kellie Moore

This podcast originally aired on Friday, March 21, 2014.