http://www.UnderThePuppet.com – Tarish Pipkins performs puppetry under the name Jeghetto. The creations that emerge from Jeghetto’s Workshop are incredibly unique and endlessly fascinating.  In this episode I sit down with Jeghetto to discuss his path to puppetry, the different shows he’s created, his work with Missy Elliott and much, much more.  Interview recorded at the 2019 National Puppetry Festival in…

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THIS EPISODE IS AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY ON THE UNDER THE PUPPET APP!  GET THE FREE APP HERE: iOS: http://bit.ly/utpappAndroid: http://bit.ly/utpandroid http://www.UnderThePuppet.com – In this Under The Puppet App Exclusive episode, my discussion with puppeteer Heath McIvor continues! He turns the tables on my and starts asking me about my puppetry career. We discuss some of our favorite puppeteers,…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com – Heath McIvor started puppeteering when he was 17 years old and he’s worked on everything from television shows such as Jim Henson’s Me & My Monsters to arena spectaculars like Walking With Dinosaurs.  His greatest claim to fame though, may just be his own character, Randy FeltFace who has appeared in a countless number of theater festivals and on television shows…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com – Transylvania Television, or TVTV, is a truly independent puppet television series.  In this episode I speak with the creative team behind the show, Gordon Smuder, Michael Heagle and Jennifer Menken.  If you’ve ever wanted to start your own puppet television series, this is a MUST LISTEN episode!  Recorded while at the 2019 Puppeteers of America National Festival! CONNECT WITH TVTV:WEBSITE – https://www.transylvania-tv.comFACEBOOK…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com – Trace Beaulieu is a founding cast member of the television show Mystery Science Theater 3000 where he originated the role of Crow T. Robot.  In this episode, recorded live at the 2019 National Puppetry Festival, I talk to Trace about what brought him to the world of  puppetry and we get some behind the scenes…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com– This episode my guest is Ronnie Le Drew. He’s worked in puppetry for over 50 years, starting as a teen at The Little Angel Theatre in London. He went on to work in theatre, television and film including on Labyrinth, Little Shop of Horrors, Muppet Christmas Carol and more. He also portrayed the character of Zippy…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com– In this Under The Puppet episode, Allan Trautman returns to discuss his first trip to the Eugene O’Neill National Puppetry Conference.  We talk about the project Allan worked on while there and also the nuts and bolts of the Conference like accommodations and food!  This is a great primer for folks who want to know more.…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com– This episode my guest is Kathy Mullen.  Kathy worked on The Muppet Show, The Muppet Movie, puppeteered Yoda in Empire Strikes Back with Fank Oz, Kira in Dark Crystal, Mokey on Fraggle Rock and much more. I talk to her about her career and her work now using puppetry to change the world with No Strings Productions.…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com– In this Under The Puppet episode, I talk to puppeteer Jennifer Himesabout the Xperimental Puppetry Theater Program at the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta.  Jennifer participated in the 2019 XPT Program and we chat about her experience working on her project, Dragonfire. CENTER FOR PUPPETRY ARTS XPT PROGRAM:VIDEO OVERVIEW – https://vimeo.com/2667454052020 PROGRAM – http://www.puppet.org/programs/adults-teens/ CONNECT WITH JENNIFER:WEBSITE – www.purlicuemagic.comINSTAGRAM…

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http://www.UnderThePuppet.com– This month I welcome Jamie Shannon to the show.  He is the creator of Mr. Meaty, Nanalan, The Grogs and more. We talk about his beginnings, his work with Nickelodeon, his puppet short Rasputin and much more. CONNECT WITH JAMIE:WEBSITE – https://jamieshannon.caTWITTER – https://twitter.com/jshannoniganYOUTUBE – https://www.youtube.com/user/BigguppyINSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/jshananana/ DISCUSSED ON THE SHOW:The Grogs – https://youtu.be/VRFheE8KcmIBig and Small – https://youtu.be/Olb7exCSbnc CONNECT WITH THE…

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