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Films and programs which refer to dummies that are alive and frighteni...

wikipedia - 21 Sep 2017
Films and programs which refer to dummies that are alive and frightening include Magic, Dead of Night, The Twilight Zone, Poltergeist, Devil Doll, Dead Silence, Child's Play, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Goosebumps, Seinfeld (the episode "The Chicken Roaster"), ALF (the episode "I'm Your Puppet"), and Doctor Who in different episodes. Literary examples of frightening ventriloquist dummies include Gerald Kersh's The Horrible Dummy and the story "The Glass Eye" by John Keir Cross.

Damien James: making his mark in magic and ventriloquism

The Battlefords News-Optimist - 10 Aug 2018
James caught the magic-and-ventriloquism bug early, as his parents bought him a Mickey Mouse magic book and a Tommy Talker dummy out of the Sears Christmas catalogue. “That became my childhood friend, I used to practice in front of the mirror,” said ...

Studying the Mechanics of Comedy With 525 Ventriloquists

New York Times - 31 Jul 2018
We were at the hotel for the Vent Haven International Ventriloquist Convention, which takes place every year in a corner of northern Kentucky by the Ohio border. Mr. Dunham has missed only one of the conventions since he was 13, whereas it was my first ...

Ventriloquism's bright future

The Straits Times - 01 Aug 2018
ERLANGER (Kentucky) • For years, ventriloquism has held a reputation as being dorky at best and sinister at worst. But the mood was upbeat the other week among the 525 human attendees at this year's Vent Haven International Ventriloquist Convention ...

Look who's talking

Argus Press - 01 Aug 2018
Alexa Ross, 20, of Perry recently won the 2018 Clinton Detweiler Scholarship, a ventriloquism competition organized by Terry Fator, the winner of Season 2 of “America's Got Talent.” The scholarship is worth more than $3,000, and included a trip to Vent ...

Juneau ventriloquist models figure after his Tlingit namesake

Juneau Empire - 23 Jul 2018
“One of the leading misconceptions is the popular phrase is 'to throw your voice' or 'to hide your voice,' making it sound like it is coming from another location,” Smith said on ventriloquism as he showed the brass controls inside the figure of ...

Multi-talented entertainer presents unique concert

East Oregonian - 14 Aug 2018
PENDLETON — A Florida man shares his faith in a unique way — incorporating his skills in singing, songwriting and ventriloquism. Brent Vernon and his friend Sam will appear in concert Wednesday from 7-8:15 p.m. at the Pendleton First Christian Church ...

Alleged Neo-Nazi Ventriloquist Charged With Starbucks Hate Crime - 24 Jul 2018
Angel left the line without ordering. Police caught up with Angel and took him into custody. A search of Angel's car turned up clothing with swastika and confederate flag patches, a Ku Klux Klan hood, white supremacist literature, a ventriloquist dummy ...

Five things to do in Tuscaloosa this weekend

Tuscaloosa News - 17 Aug 2018
Other categories include juggling, ventriloquism, contortion, animal performances, wheel sports and more. Judges include talent scouts from Disney World and MGM Studios. More than $4,000 in cash prizes will be awarded. Tickets are $18 in advance and ...

Darci Lynne, free concerts at grandstand

Lima Ohio - 15 Aug 2018
LIMA — Ventriloquism and tribute bands highlight the grandstand entertainment at this year's Allen County Fair. Darci Lynne Farmer headlines this year with her four “friends,” Petunia, Oscar, Katie and Okie. She is the youngest contestant to win ...

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