Beauty and the Beast
A rich man becomes poor after his ships are all wrecked. On the journey back home, he takes refuge in a mysterious palace and is looked after well by the beast who lives there, but then makes the mistake of plucking a rose without asking.
The Golden Bird
A prince has to find a golden bird to bring back to his father, but why does he keep ignoring the advice of the kind fox he helps along the way?
The Fisherman and his Wife
A fisherman saves the life of a fish and is rewarded when his wife suggests to ask for a pretty cottage. Unfortunately she keeps wanting more and more and is never satisfied.
The Happy Prince
The Happy Prince, a statue, asks a swallow to take his precious stones and gold leaf to give to the poor who are suffering.
Faithful John sacrifices himself in order to save his master, the king.
The Valiant Little Tailor
A little tailor kills seven flies in one blow. Now convinced of his great strength and bravery, he goes out in the world.
Hansel and Gretel
Hansel and Gretel find a house made of cake and sweets and start to eat it, but don’t realise that a wicked witch lives there.
The Tale of the Pie and the Patty-Pan
Ribby the cat holds a tea party for a dog called Duchess. Complications arise when Duchess tries to replace Ribby’s mouse pie with a pie of her own.
Story about an emperor who prefers the tinkling of a bejeweled mechanical bird to the song of a real nightingale.
Follow the adventures of little Thumbelina after she is taken away by an ugly toad.
The Fir Tree
The little fir tree longs to be taken away from the forest but ultimately learns the value of being happy with what you already have.