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You can catch several highly talented ventriloquists actively performing across America today. If you're in the mood for comedic vocal illusions, learn more about these entertainers and their schedules below.

Jeff Dunham Jay Johnson Todd Oliver
Ronn Lucas Taylor Mason Lynn Trefzger-Joy
The Hamner Barber Variety Show


As seen on NBC's "World's Greatest Magic," Branson's must-see show appeals to audiences of all ages, featuring the award winning illusions of The Hamners, the vocal comedy of Jim Barber and a talented cast of singing dancers.

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JEFF DUNHAM & Walter, Peanut, Jalepeno (visit website)

Two-time winner of "Ventriloquist of the Year," Dunham continues to amaze his audiences with fast patter between characters. A new favorite in clubs across America is the cantankerous "Walter." Catch Dunham and friends here:

    20-23 Gotham, NY (NYC) Improv
    28-31 Ft. Lauderdale, FL: Hard Rock Improv

    4–7 New York, NY: The Gotham Comedy Club
    11–14 Brea, CA: The Brea Improv
    25–27 Miami, FL: The Miami Improv

    3 Midland, MI: Midland Center for the Arts
    8–11 Nashville, TN: Zanies Comedy Club
    14-18 Tempe, AZ: The Tempe Improv
    24th Ithaca, NY: The State Theater

    3 Shippensburgh, PA: The Shippensburgh PAC
    8–11 Ontario, CA: The Ontario Imrpov

Watch a video of Jeff Dunham on "The Late Show" with David Letterman!
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JAY JOHNSON & Squeaky, Bob, Amigo, Nethornore, and Spaulding (visit website)

Known primarily for his role on the 1970s sitcom Soap, Jay Johnson has been delighting audiences for decades. Belying the title of his show, Johnson pulls out a cadre of characters to entertain, mystify, and inform audiences on stage in the historic Helen Hayes Theater. Show dates:

    "The Two and Only" opened on Broadway September 28th!
    Helen Hayes Theatre
    240 West 44 Street
    New York, NY
    Tuesday - Thursday at 7 p.m.
    Friday at 8 p.m.
    Saturday at 2 p.m. & 8 p.m.
    Sun at 1 p.m. & 5 p.m.
    Tickets: (212) 239-6200
Watch a video of Jay Johnson on "The Late Show" with David Letterman!
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TODD OLIVER & Irving (and other doggie friends) (visit website)

    Performing on the Branson Belle Showboat:

    March 11 - April 20: All cruises
    April 21 - December 3: Monday - Saturday(no Sundays)
    December 4 - December 31: All cruises
Watch a video of Todd Oliver on "The Late Show" with David Letterman!
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RONN LUCAS & Scorch (visit website)

    Lucas concluded a five-year run at the Rio Hotel and Casino in June this year and plans to move into the remodeled Aladdin at the Desert Mall when it reopens as a Planet Hollywood in December 2006.

    "I couldn't miss an opportunity to go on-Strip," Lucas told reporter Mike Weatherford from the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

"Lucas, after years at the Rio, will be headlining at Steve Wyrick's new theater when it opens later this year at the Aladdin/Planet Hollywood." ~ Angie Everhart, Review-Journal (9/17/06).
Watch a video of Ronn Lucas on "The Late Show" with David Letterman!
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TAYLOR MASON (visit website)

Combining music, comedy, ventriloquism, magic, audience participation and his incurably happy optimism, Taylor Mason performs regularly on network and cable television, headlines at major comedy clubs, and has performed during more than 1,000 college campus appearances.

See one of his hilarious segments on YouTube!
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    February 03, 2007 -
    First Alliance (Erie, PA)
    April 29-30, 2007 -
    Celebrate Your Marriage Conference® (Ashland, NC)
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LYNN TREFZGER-JOY (visit website)

Lynn has entertained audiences since 1977, appearing on television shows such as "The Statler Brothers," "Star Search," "Girls Night Out" on Lifetime and more. Lynn was awarded Ventriloquist of the Year at the International Ventriloquist Convention and has been nominated twice for Campus Comedy-Entertainer of the Year.

    January 10 - North Dakota State College of Science (Wahpeton, ND)
    January 12 - City of Morganton Municipal Auditorium (Morganton, NC)
    January 26 - Augsburg College (Minneapolis, MN)
    January 30 - Chippewa Valley Technical College (Eau Claire, WI)
    March 21 - Eastern Kentucky University (Richmond, KY)

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