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In-depth interviews with the world's most passionate puppeteers.

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In-depth interviews with the world's most passionate puppeteers.

    Puppet Tears, ep 039 — Terry Angus

    Puppet Tears, ep 039 — Terry Angus

    This week on Puppet Tears we're talking to Terry Angus, an incredible puppeteer and builder best known for his work on Fraggle Rock, Blizzard Island, and designing the Muppet Master Replica photo puppets. Terry continues to build for the Canadian series M I Understanding and perform his signature character Butch G. Cat, which he created in 1988.

    We pour over Terry's incredible career -- from recreating the Muppets' most recognizable characters, to navigating his physically demanding job as a puppeteer with Cerebral Palsy. Tune in to hear some great memories from the sets of the 80's most iconic television, tips on treating puppet fur and fleece, and a few incredible times shared with Jim Henson himself!

    For episode highlights and show notes, visit PuppetTears.com/TerryAngus

    Release date: January 29, 2020
    Hosted by Adam Kreutinger & Cameron Garrity

    • 1 u. 13 min.
    Puppet Tears, ep.037 — Spencer Lott

    Puppet Tears, ep.037 — Spencer Lott

    We're closing out 2019 with a very special neighbor... Mister Spencer Lott! Spencer is an accomplished performer, builder, writer, and director best known for his role as Samuel, Julia's brother on Sesame Street. He was the lead puppeteer and builder on the new film A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, starring Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers.

    Spencer talks to us all about taking puppets out of their glass cases in order to create work that affects modern audiences! Tune in to hear his experiences working with Marielle Heller, Tom Hanks, and the Fred Rogers archive to deftly reproduce the iconic denizens from the Neighborhood of Make Believe. We also talk about Spencer's theatre work and finding his way to Sesame Street -- including a heart warming story about meeting Caroll Spinney on his first day on set.

    For mentions and episode highlights, visit PuppetTears.com/SpencerLott

    Release date: December 18, 2019
    Edited by Matt Bowen
    Hosted by Adam Kreutinger & Cameron Garrity
     

    • 1 u. 34 min.
    Remembering Caroll Spinney

    Remembering Caroll Spinney

    We wanted to share our special from January 2019 where we celebrated Caroll Spinney, who died Sunday at the age of 85. Puppet Tears' very first 'Very Special Special' honors the work of Caroll Spinney, the legendary puppeteer behind Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, who retired in October. This episode compiles video tributes, letters, fan art, and photos from viewers of all stripes and feathers. Thank you to all those who submitted content - we hope you are happy with the final result! Original release date: January 1, 2019 Hosted by Adam Kreutinger & Cameron Garrity

    • 31 min.
    Puppet Tears, ep 036 — Steve Axtell

    Puppet Tears, ep 036 — Steve Axtell

    If you've ever tried to buy a puppet online, chances are you've seen the work of this week's guest - Steve Axtell. Steve is a performer, animator, voice artist, inventor, and entrepreneur whose company Axtell Expressions provides professional innovations to help you entertain the world. His creations are used by the likes of Derek Lux, Darci Lynn, Terry Fator, and Shaquille O'Neill.

    You won't want to miss this special episode with one of the biggest names in puppetry!

    • 1 u. 10 min.
    Puppet Tears, ep 035 — Carmen Osbahr

    Puppet Tears, ep 035 — Carmen Osbahr

    We're not sure if you've heard... but Sesame Street is celebrating a pretty significant milestone this month. As the show marks its 50th anniversary, we're talking to Carmen Osbahr, the puppeteer behind Rosita and Ovejita who has been a Muppet performer for over 30 years.
    Tune in as we discuss Carmen's coming of age as a television puppeteer in Mexico City, Mexico, her mentorship under Kermit Love, and finding her voice (and new language) on Sesame Street. Carmen will also share her experiences working with the USO and military families, going back to Mexico as an established puppeteer, and some special memories from the filming of Sesame's 50th anniversary special.
    For mentions and episode highlights, visit PuppetTears.com/CarmenOsbahr

    Release date: November 13, 2019
    Hosted by Adam Kreutinger & Cameron Garrity

    • 1 u. 28 min.
    Puppet Tears, ep 034 — Tim Lagasse

    Puppet Tears, ep 034 — Tim Lagasse

    Brace yourself, friends because this episode's about to face-slam you right in the puppet brains! Our guest is none other than Tim Lagasse, who you'll recognize as the Crash on Disney XD's Crash & Bernstein, Mr. Cook on Nick Jr.'s Allegra's Window, and many, many more. You can see his work on the new Apple TV+ series Heplsters, where he performs the character Scatter and is the puppet captain for the show. He is also the proud owner of website "www.TimLagasse.com"

    Tim is here to talk us through the many highlights of his career - from his beginnings at the University of Connecticut's Puppet Arts Program, up to today where he's constantly working on a variety of projects, including a talking butt for Comedy Central's Crank Yankers. One of our most nutritious episodes yet -- don't miss this conversation!

    For episode highlights and mentions, visit PuppetTears.com/TimLagasse

    Release date: October 30, 2019
    Hosted by Adam Kreutinger & Cameron Garrity

    • 1 u. 49 min.

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