This week Caitlin, Rachel and Emmy discuss Chapter One of The Hobbit, An Unexpected Party.


Gandalf – A wizard. Also a Maia known in the Silmarillion as Olorin or Mithrandir.

Bilbo Baggins – a rich hobbit of the Shire.

Thorin Oakenshield – An important Dwarf from the company.

Fili and Kili – The youngest of the company of Dwarves.

Bifor, Bofur, Bombur, Ori, Nori, Dori, Oin, Gloin, Dwalin, and Balin – The rest of the company of Dwarves.

Tolkien sings “Chip the Glasses and Crack the Plates”

Dwarf Family Tree


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Intro/outro music: The Forest and the Trees Kevin MacLeod (
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