Videos

Video and Television appearances featuring the Wump Mucket Puppets

Video and television appearances are lots of fun!   Here are a few videos and live television guest segments that we have made over the years.  All of our videos are suitable for all-ages.  Thanks for watching!

Watch us on The Art Show on CET Cincinnati’s PBS television station!


Wump Mucket Puppets The Art Show CET PBS teaser photo

 Live TV appearances:
LEX 18 News WLEX 18 NBC –  November 14 2016

Coleman the Sasquatch (and Terrence Burke) chatting with Dia Davidson and Lee Cruse about our popular skit The Knight Who Slept All Day on LEX18 in Lexington, Kentucky.  We had a great time!

Good Morning Cincinnati  WSTR/WKRC CBS – October 10 2016

Witch Willie made her first public appearance anywhere… ON LIVE TELEVISION!   Watch her chat with anchor Bob Herzog about The Kooky Spooky Halloween Show that we perform in October.

Morning Xtra WXIX FOX 19 – June 8, 2016

Jacqui the Jackalope and her pal Coleman the Sasquatch give a sneak preview of our 2016 Super Summer Variety Show with host Catherine Bodak.

WCPO News at Noon WCPO 9 ABC – June 3,2016

Our newest puppet star, Jacqui the Jackalope, made her live TV debut with news anchor Chris Riva. We were promoting the screening of the short film “A Show of Hands” and our 2016 Summer tour.

Morning Xtra WXIX FOX 19 – March 17, 2016

Cincinnati puppeteers Terrence Burke and Linda Mason chat with anchor Frank Marzullo about the Cincinnati Area Puppetry Guild 2016 National Day of Puppetry event.  Many of the international puppets on this live television segment are from Terrence’s personal puppet collection.

Morning Xtra WXIX FOX 19 – October 28, 2015

We certainly enjoy our visits to the FOX 19 television studios. Frank Marzullo has been our pal for a few years now, and the puppets simply love to chat with him. We are glad that the forecast didn’t include ping pong balls on G’Wazzl’s TV debut!

WCPO News at Noon WCPO 9 ABC – September 22, 2015

Our visit with anchor Tanya O’ Rourke on WCPO sure was fun!  G’Wizzl and her furry pal Coleman enjoyed chatting and singing a bit.  Did you know that Channel 9 was the home to legendary children’s TV program The Uncle Al Show for 35 years!  It’s also where another local TV legend got his start on Cincinnati television, puppeteer Larry Smith of course!  Were you on The Uncle Al Show?

LEX 18 News WLEX 18 NBC – August 21, 2015

Our puppet troupe is getting around!  Here’s our Lexington, Kentucky debut on LEX18 with news anchors Dia Davidson and Lee CruseG’Wizzl and Unka Unka are becoming quite a team on television.  Perhaps they should have their very own TV show.

FOX 45 In the Morning WRGT FOX 45 – July 10, 2015
We had a ball making our Dayton Ohio live television debut with FOX 45 anchor Meghan Mongillo!  Here are G’Wizzl and Unka Unka promoting our Dayton area library shows with a couple of silly tunes and puppet fun!

Morning Xtra WXIX FOX 19 – April 16, 2015

FOX 19’s Frank Marzullo is a great anchor to chat with.  In this clip I am joined by my friend and fellow puppeteer, Ryan Moore with his puppet character Snelvis Pestley on their television debut!  We were promoting the Cincinnati Area Puppetry Guild‘s Day of Puppetry 2015.
News 5 Today WLWT 5 NBC – October 12, 2014

We were thrilled to be guests on News 5 Today.  Anchor Jonathan Hawgood was very interested in the puppets.  This appearance was the television debut of Coleman the Sasquatch’s new look.  Did you know that Kukla Fran & Ollie creator/puppeteer Burr Tillstrom started on WLWT in the late 1940s before taking the show to Chicago!  It was an honor to be on the air where Burr started!

Morning Xtra  WXIX FOX 19 – June 6, 2014
This clip is special because it features Eleanor Burke‘s television debut as a puppeteer!  FOX 19 has been very kind to our puppet troupe, and we love being on the show.  Did you know that Cincinnati television legend Larry Smith helped launch WXIX in 1968?

Good Morning Cincinnati  WKRC Local 12 CBS  – September 13, 2012
Coleman and Cyril didn’t mind getting up at five in the morning to go to WKRC‘s television studio.  Coleman had a great time chatting with Bob Herzog and wants to go camping with him one day.

Morning Xtra  WXIX FOX 19 – May 2, 2012

Our television debut!  Frank Marzullo was fun to chat with, he understands “make-believe” very well.  Thanks for having us on Frank and co-host Tracey JohnsonFOX 19 knows that puppets ROCK!

Please enjoy these public service announcements that Wump Mucket Puppets performed in for the City of Cincinnati Public Services department:

Recycling with Mayor Cranley from CitiCable on Vimeo.

City of Cincinnati Trash Cart Exemptions from CitiCable on Vimeo.

Getting Additional Trash Carts in the City of Cincinnati from CitiCable on Vimeo.

Wump Mucket Puppets - Watch the Squatch

In 2014 we created 52 short videos featuring our furry little star Coleman the Sasquatch.  We invite you to enjoy them all over again with a friend. 

Here’s some silliness to enjoy

Radio interviews:

Puppets on the radio?  That’s preposterous!  Here’s our SoundCloud page that includes our many radio interviews:  Wump Mucket Puppets on SoundCloud

Here are a couple of interviews on WVXU 91.7 FM, Cincinnati’s NPR affliate