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

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.

Visit Eric's Website!     Instagram!     Twitter!    

 

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

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

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 EDT

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 EDT

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  

Visit www.JohnnyBonesProductions.com for videos, pictures, and more! 

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

Brendan joins the boys to talk spooky puppets, including Labyrinth, Freaks, and Witches! No trains were harmed in the making of this episode. 

 

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Direct download: PetPup-Brendan.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:36pm EDT

Who doesn't love a good spooky puppet segment in the middle of January? Noel & Lara talk to us about some scary puppets from their past and we bring it right to your ear balls!

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Direct download: PetPup-5-Big20Macs.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:52pm EDT

Kirk Thatcher, director of the most recent two Muppet Christmas specials, returns to chat with us about the Muppets and how perfectly they pair with Christmas.

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Direct download: GFU-25-MuppetXmas.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:26am EDT

Nate is on location in Miami for the fantastic second production of Mouse King! He is joined by cast and creative team Arlee, Jim, & James.

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Direct download: GFU-24-Mouse20King.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:03am EDT

Nate is on location at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts for their fantastic Sesame Street Exhibit! With him is friend of the podcast and Sesame Street Alum Mr. Ryan Dillon. 

They walk the exhibit and Ryan shares some fun facts about the displays and history of the Street. 

Go visit and follow along!

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Direct download: GFU-23-Sesame20Exhib.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:12pm EDT