PuppetVision Archives: hand and rod puppets

24 Oct 2011 Perky the Turkey

Perky The Turkey is the star of The Sun Newspaper's new ad campaign in the UK. He's featured in a series of commercials as well as print and radio ads for a promotion called Sun Perks that allows loyal Sun readers to collect points that can be traded for free Christmas...

20 Oct 2011 Gorg & Lala

Gorg & Lala is a fun-looking series that airs on France's Canal+ network in French. The puppets and puppetry in the show are provided by Moving Puppet (see previous posts). 70 Episodes of the series have been completed over three seasons and plans for a fourth are underway....

18 Oct 2011 Being Elmo Coming To Theatres

Constance Marks’ documentary Being Elmo: A Puppeteer’s Journey (see previous post) has been a huge hit on the film festival circuit. It’s won a number of accolades, including a special jury prize at Sundance and numerous audience awards at other festivals. The film explores Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash’s childhood fascination with puppetry and traces his...

21 Aug 2011 The Muppets at D23

Muppets, movie clips and a live puppetry demonstration...there was a lot of puppet-related stuff to see at Disney's D23 Expo this...

16 Aug 2011 Keaton Henson’s Charon

When I first saw Keaton Henson’s video for Charon I thought “Huh, that puppet looks a lot like Jonny Sabbagh’s work,” which makes perfect sense because (as I later found out) it is Jonny Sabbagh’s work. Jonny’s done a lot of interesting stuff over the years; check out all of the previous posts about his work...

11 Aug 2011 gay-marriage-silliness

You may have heard that a gay rights group is trying to petition Sesame Workshop to have Bert and Ernie "outed" as gay and have them married on Sesame Street. I think that Channel 12 news in Phoenix, Arizona came up with the most appropriate way to address the story earlier...

21 Jul 2011 Yababu

Yababu is a web series for preschoolers built around two charcters named Yab and Abu produced by Sinilos...

08 Jul 2011 The Beat Hotel

The Beat Hotel is an adult puppet comedy series from Northern Ireland that is built around the adventures of a cast of slightly unhinged residents in an old run down...

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