The Perils of Mr. Punch
This updated classic follows the troubles and travails of puppetry’s favorite loudmouth, Mr. Punch. The skillfully operated hand puppets are made of garbage and up-cycled material, and are chock full of surprises and tricks, as is the elaborate stage. It’s a low-tech old-time spectacle, entertaining to children of all ages: from one to one hundred. By taking the best from the long tradition of Punch and Judy shows, and bringing the art form into the 21st century, this classic remains alive, vital, and hysterical to both children and adults today.
Improvisation is a key part of every performance, making every show unique. Rose and Justin adapt the show to each unique audiences, from large groups at camps, schools, or birthday parties, to adult audiences at performing arts centers and small theaters.
For Covid safety reasons, we are now performing Punch and Judy live online, as well as outside in a mobile puppet stage.
Comedy on YouTube
Featuring favorite characters from our work with Vermont Vaudeville, as well as puppetry, music, and our unique sense of local humor. Both Rose and Justin independently studied standup comedy, sketch comedy, and classic comedy starting at an early age.
An all-ages puppet build and spontaneous community parade band.
A socially distanced town-wide Halloween festival.
A non-commercial music festival for lonely ears and lonely musicians.
Justin has been providing auctioneer services for charitable events since 2006. Whether for town libraries, major non-profit annual funds or activist fundraisers, he will auction pies, art, or services in a humorous and thoroughly entertaining manner. His current record is a $215 bluebarb pie.