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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.

Jeff Dunham's fans prove he's no dummy - 15 Feb 2018
“The reputation of ventriloquists aren't good,” ventriloquist Terry Fator said. “But that doesn't matter because people flock to see us. They love us.” Fator, who signed a staggering $100 million residency contract in Las Vegas three years ago, admits ...

Puppet mayhem comes to Montecasino

Channel 24 - 20 Feb 2018
Johannesburg - What would Conrad Koch and Chester Missing talk about if they didn't constantly discuss politics and race? In his latest show offering, Puppet Guy, Conrad Koch - the man often mistakenly called 'Chester' - goes back to the lighter side ...

Community feature: Meet Mr. Puppet

Columbus Alive - 14 Feb 2018
“I could not believe what I was seeing. It was amazing.” When a young visitor to the center asked for “Mr. Puppet,” Abdou's stage persona was born. But ventriloquism and puppetry were still just hobbies. He didn't have time to do more than volunteer on ...

Todd Oliver's Funniest Night of Your Life

Kimball Tri County News - 14 Feb 2018
(He's a ventriloquist!) Todd Oliver grew up loving dogs and ventriloquism. As a young boy he studied piano, guitar, voice, and ventriloquism. Along the way, he created some wooden headed characters and performed around the world. You'll also meet a ...

Seats still available for Red Event

Shelbyville Daily Union - 07 Feb 2018
Guests will enjoy the clean ventriloquism, music and comedic act of Taylor Mason. Mason is originally from central Illinois. In 1990, he won the grand prize for Star Search which was hosted by Ed McMahon. Now, he is a veteran performer of music, comedy ...

The 'King' of ventriloquism

FH Times - 29 Nov 2017
“She is very gifted, a great singer and has tremendous comedic timing,” said King about Farmer. King has coached 53 ventriloquists, mostly online by personalizing their goals and taking their skills to the next level. “Ventriloquism is not very ...

Ventriloquism prodigy Darci Lynne's talent speaks for itself

The Boston Globe - 18 Jan 2018
Now, at 13, she can talk and sing in front of millions — but her lips still don't move. Farmer came out of her shell (and how!) with a little help from her friends. Performing as Darci Lynne, she won the most recent season of NBC's “America's Got ...

Ahwatukee couple uses puppets to spread God's word

Ahwatukee Foothills News - 02 Feb 2018
They will visit hospitals, facilities for the elderly and churches with their traveling message of self-esteem and God's love. Yoly is a bilingual ventriloquist with a heart of compassion. She overcame a shy personality before becoming a performer in ...

Remembering the entertainer who gave us five decades of escapism

Dorset Echo - 20 Feb 2018
Harold and Doug performed a double act and Harold was billed as 'novelty ventriloquist'. Dancers from Daphne's dance school, the Weymouth School of Ballet also featured in the show. A month later, Harold was invited to compere the Sunday Night At The ...

What's happening in New West this weekend? Top picks for Feb. 23 to 25

The Record (New Westminster) - 22 Feb 2018
Take the family to the fourth annual Night of Magic and Ventriloquism on Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Salvation Army, 325 Sixth St. Norden the Magician, Neale Bacon and his Crazy Critters and the Great Gordin will perform in the fundraiser. Doors open at 6 ...

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