Our pal Jason Mondine recently got the chance to chat with puppeteers Mike Quinn and Dave Barclay about their careers in puppetry, spanning from a galaxy far, far away, all the way to Fraggle Rock and much more.
We’re beyond excited to bring you a rare piece of behind the scenes video of Jim Henson performing and directing a promo with a Doozer from Fraggle Rock, care of our friend Muppet performer Mike Quinn!
Veteran Muppet performer, animator and alien co-pilot Mike Quinn has launched a Kickstarter to publish his memoirs, and it’s well worth a look!
Our own Rachel Herrick recently got the chance to sit down with Muppet performer and all round nice guy Mike Quinn, to chat about his almost 40 year career with The Muppets. Watch below as Rachel and Mike talk Star Wars, puppet building, and of course, Mike’s friendship with Jim Henson.
To celebrate 40 years of The Muppet Show, we’ve asked 40 people for their favorite Muppet Show moment. Bonnie Erickson – Muppet Designer and Builder Miss Piggy’s First Karate Chop Unfortunately Bonnie didn’t have enough time to write anything, however in an email she did sight Miss Piggy’s very first karate chop as a favorite…