Getting Felt Up - A Puppetry Podcast

Dan & Nate talk shop with puppet people. An in depth look at building, performing, writing, creating, and developing puppetry productions.

The Podcasts

Mark Gale returns again to chat with the boys about puppets in theme parks. From Universal Studios, to Disneyland & Disneyworld, these parks are filled with some of the most technologically advanced puppets you'll ever see. Joined by special guest Ryan Dillon we chat about the best and the worst of theme park puppets.
 
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Direct download: GFU-32-Parks.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:00am EST

Liz Harra returns to talk to us about her disturbing puppet memories. We've talked about it before, but no one has hated this puppet music video nearly as much as our dear friend Liz.
 
 
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Direct download: PetPup-Liz20Hara.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:56pm EST

Aliens. Aliens. Aliens. Also puppets with people teeth. 

Mr. Bizzaro stops by to talk about scary puppets.

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Direct download: PetPup-5-Bizarro.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:08pm EST

32. Swazzle - Patrick & Sean Johnson

Brothers Patrick & Sean Johnson, founders of Swazzle join the boys to chat about the puppet life in California and their climb up the puppet ladder. You've seen their puppets from the Stage (Pee Wee's Playhouse) to the TV (The Simpsons).

Stay up to date with the Swazzle Boys - Twitter! Facebook! Youtube!

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Apologies for some of the audio, it skips little half second spots here and there. Sorry!

Direct download: GFU-32-Swazzle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:39pm EST

Friend of the podcast Michael Schupbach (co founder of the puppet kitchen) drops in to talk puppets, clowing, and running an awesome creative space in NYC for puppeteers!

Visit the Kitchen - www.puppetkitchen.com

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Direct download: GFU-31-Shupbach.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:21am EST

New friend of the podcast Eric Zapata drops in and chats with us about Faceoff (Seasons 4 & 5), special effects makeup, and movie making.

Get some fun behind the scene stories from Faceoff, and hear the story of how Eric unwittingly fooled us all with his turtle scupt project.

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Direct download: GFU-30-Eric20Z.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:53pm EST

29. Team Lopez

The amazing puppet improv group Team Lopez takes a little time after their latest performance to chat with Dan about the fun mix of furr and comedy.

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Visit them on the internet!

Watch their fun reel on Youtube!

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Direct download: GFU-29-Team20Lopez.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:16pm EST

Long time friend of the podcast Haley Jenkins comes for her first visit.
 
Haley & the boys share the stories of Imaginocean's First National Tour where they first met. Jenkins also gives us some amazing and touching stories from behind the scenes of PeeWee Herman's return on Broadway & LA.
 
From the Disneyworld stages, to the Muppets & pink Jaguars, Haley is a puppetry force to be reckoned with.
Direct download: GFU-28-Jenkins.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EST

Nate & Dan welcome David to the podcast to chat about his career and talents.
 
Mr. Fino is one of the minds behind some amazing puppetry works, including The Fuzz - a puppetry police drama. On top of being so talented, he shares his knowledge and wealth with the world by teaching and operating some great puppet classes. Get to know... Mr. David Fin...o. (If you try.. you can rhyme it.)
 
David Fino's Website - The Brooklyn Puppet Conspiracy
 
David Fino Twitter - @DavidFinoBPC
 
 
Direct download: GFU-27-David20Fino.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:30am EST

The boys are joined by film maker Johnny Bones, dabbler of the puppetry arts and digital effects wizard. Johnny breaks down the joys and woes of directing puppets and how a little VFX can spice up and bring life to any inanimate object, including a killer GPS  

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Direct download: GFU-26-Johnny20Bones.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:08pm EST