Fred Maher School of Ventriloquism Like a lot of ventriloquists I know, I started doing ventriloquism as a kid. When I was 14 my brother who was younger, found an ad in a comic book about throwing your voice and sent off for the book. After he received it, I was fascinated by it […]
You may or may not know my association with Miss Arkansas and ventriloquist Alyse Eady. Alyse contacted me about a year ago asking if I had a boy ventriloquist figure she could borrow. I told her I did, we met, I loaned her “Rocky” and they rest, as they say is history. She went on […]
I have been talking with Alyse and have some “behind the scenes” information that happened before the Miss America Pageant. Plus my own “Charlie Dawg” ventriloquist figure will be performing with Alyse.
Early in my adult life, I had the idea that I would like to “teach”. It all started when I began my sales career at 23. The “bug” to teach was pretty strong at that time. Now I didn’t want to teach kids in school. I wanted to teach to those who wanted to learn. […]
Bob Abdou, “Mr Puppet” Tonight, Ventriloquist Central (Dan Willinger & I, Steve Hurst) interviews Mr Puppet Himself, Bob Abdou on BlogTalkRadio. It all happens at 8pm Eastern, 7pm Central and 5pm Pacific. Bob has averaged 400 shows a year for the past 11 years with no help from agents or ticket sales. He’s been performing […]
July was a busy month for me. The biggest event of the month was the Vent Haven ConVENTion that was held on the 14th – 17th. This is the yearly get together for ventriloquists. It’s always a lot of fun. But before the ConVENTion, I had to finish up a couple of websites I had […]
Hello and welcome to my website. This site is a “catch-all” or portal site for all of the things I am in involved in doing. Kind of an eclectic assortment wouldn’t you agree? In a strange sort of way all the topics do have ways they interact with each other. I started out in the […]