Do you Control Your Posture?

One thing we notice from time to time is that many Vents don’t pay any attention to their own posture when they are performing.

Do you come out on stage and let your posture slump and make you look too lazy to stand up straight? You don’t have to be so rigid that you look like a statue, but you don’t want to appear to be almost falling down. Continue reading

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A Suggestion if You are Looking for New Ideas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Are you looking for new ideas? We want to suggest a way for find some new ideas this week. We are not suggesting that you steal material from anyone, but now and then you want to find little ways to get new ideas to use in your show.

We have an idea for you that is very enjoyable. Simply take some time and go over to our good friends at Ventriloquist Central Videos. Continue reading

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Big Savings for Christmas Season

Something of Interest – NOT FOR SALE – Just for Viewing

Many of you have asked over the years if we do Custom Look-A-Like puppets.
A good friend of ours from New York asked us to do a Look-A-Like of his Grandmother. (We will call her Yental) Here is the one picture that we used for the model and then there are two pictures of the completed puppet.

      

 

 

 

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We want to take this opportunity to announce something that potentially could save you a fair amount of money. Continue reading

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BE YOUR OWN OPENING ACT

Have you ever noticed that some of the real good performers do NOT come on stage with a puppet on their hand?

For example: Jeff Dunham walks out empty handed. Taylor Mason also comes out empty handed.

These professionals walk out and talk to their audience for a few minutes. They get the crowd warmed up by making some silly comments to get people in the spirit and then say something about their first little friend who they then bring out. Continue reading

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How Does Your Puppet Interact with You?

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We often discuss the way that you interact with your puppet. However, it is just as important that there is good interaction between your puppet and you. This can be achieved in a variety of ways. Don’t just let your puppet look straight ahead at the audience while talking to you. Turn his/her head to look at you when he/she is speaking to you. Make sure that his/her head is moving at all times. Continue reading

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