Kids Entertainer Podcast
About This Show
Kids Entertainer Podcast shares information on the art of entertaining children. The weekly podcast features specialists who share tips, tricks and advice within their entertainment niche. We interview face painters, balloon twisters, kids magicians, ventriloquists, clowns, circus workshop artists, costume characters, children’s musicians, games leaders and more. The aim of the Kids Entertainer Podcast is to inform and educate professional children’s entertainers by providing accurate, up-to-date information. Topics include behavioural aspects of working with children as well as theory and practice of the various disciplines of the art. The podcast is hosted by Julian Mather and Ken Kelly, both Ken and Julian are professional magicians who work mostly for kids and family audiences. The topics you would find on the Kids Entertainer Podcast would include face painting tips, kids magic tutorials, the psychology audience management, balloon twister tips and tricks, games that work for children, how to manage the business of being a kids entertainer, clowning sketches and advice as well as interviews with leading kids entertainment professionals. The Kids Entertainer Podcast is hosted at kidsentertainerhub.com which is a website dedicated to the continuing professional development of children’s entertainers.
KEH is the one stop spot where professional children's entertainers can meet, share and grow.
Kids Entertainer Podcast is hosted by Julian Mather and Ken Kelly who interview children's performers from around the world.
Most Recent Episode
KEH092: Keeping Your Act Fresh, Adding Backing Tracks, and Missing a Gig
7 days ago
Are you tapping the power of backing tracks and effects to inject energy into your children’s shows? If not, this episode just might nudge you to give them a try, and we give you the resources you need to start. And if you feel like your magic show, face painting or balloon twisting is growing stale or you need something new to offer, we offer practical tips on how to keep things fresh and in tune with your bookers. Last but not the least, we give some thought on whether it’s ever all right to miss a show. We wish to hear your thoughts on the matter so we encourage you to join our Kids Entertainers Facebook group. Let’s keep the conversation going. In this episode we discuss: In Your Voice: Keeping Your Act Fresh How often do you change your Birthday Magic Show? - Stefan Swanepoel The definition of a truly commercial act Changing your routines gradually Keeping your act fresh and up-to-date with new music, props, costumes Tips from the Vault: Backing Tracks Licensing and royalties – being aware of the laws in your country regarding the legal use of copyrighted materials Why add backing tracks Keeping the music in your shows updated Where you can get music and sound effects for your shows Fiverr Audio Jungle Hot Topic: When Is It Okay to Miss a Show? Our responsibility to the birthday child Valid and invalid reasons for missing a show Must the show go on at all costs or would it be better to leave space for flexibility?
Episodes of This Show
Nov 28, 2017
Nov 10, 2017
Rated 5 out of
Kids Entertainer Podcast
This is another great show from the guys at Magic Business. Once again so much useful information for entertainers to take, and implement. I am so happy they have set up this show specifically for kids entertainers.
Date published: 2015-03-26