HOLIDAY CHEER

David Engel's acts are perfect for country clubs, mall shows, private affairs and community-wide Breakfasts with Santa & Santa Arrivals. 

DUSTY, THE COCKNEY CHIMNEY SWEEP!

Experience an old-fashioned vaudeville show that jumps right out of the pages of Mary Poppins! Dusty is a happy-go-lucky Cockney chimney sweep equipped with brushes, brooms and a carpet bag full of mischief and magic. Dusty will prepare the kids for Santa’s arrival with bubble-play, adept magic, puppetry, eccentric props, a rich special effects and musical score, loads of audience participation and even make it snow indoors!

Ages 4+

THE G.R.I.N.C.H (“Green, Repugnant, Indignant, Nasty, Christmas Hater”)

THE G.R.I.N.C.H (“Green, Repugnant, Indignant, Nasty, Christmas Hater”) You know him, you love him, you gotta have him! Irascible and grumpy, this is however the reformed Grinch. He’s approachable and quite lovable even if he gets annoyed with the Holiday cheer and tinsel. This costume is ferrific-bright green fur, 10-inch long fingers and a heart grown too large. This character is a whole lot of attitude in a Santa suit! Ages 4+.

JACK FROST “CHILLIN’ FOR THE HOLIDAYS”

The mercurial and witty Jack Frost pops through town clad in a frost covered pin-stripe suit. A sprightly and engaging act featuring slapstick antics, bubble play, Holiday Bells, magic, loads of audience participation and an indoor snowstorm are hallmarks of this uncommon wintertime vaudeville act. Ages 4+.

POLAR EXPRESS CONDUCTOR

As close to the look of Tom Hank’s animated character you can get, invite the Polar Express Conductor to your Holiday event or Train Ride. “Do you still believe?” is the theme of this heartwarming show or walk around. Punching magic tickets, wonder-producing magic, zany slapstick antics, a funny hand-bell routine and eye-popping puppetry are hallmarks of this uncommonly refreshing Holiday act. Ages 4+.

THE TOY SOLDIER “OFFICE OF TOYLAND SECURITY”

Attention! Guarding Holiday cheer this Toy Soldier from the “Office of Toyland Security” saves the day by putting your kids thru their paces with holiday theme games and nonsensical challenges. Audience participation, bubble play, Holiday Bells, magic and a fanciful indoor snowstorm are hallmarks of this visit from North Pole H.Q. Don’t forget to wind him up! Ages 4+.

THE CAT IN THE HAT

He’s a fabulous feline, a mischievous brew. Comes complete with his whiskers and Thing One and Thing Two. Without his fun pranking what would Christmas be? Put a bowlful of cream under your Holiday Tree. Wordplay and magic and slapstick galore; please invite this cool cat to do a show on your floor. Ages 4+.

WILLY WONKA’S “WONKAVILLE” OR HANNUKAH HARRY

Invite this famously reclusive inventor of sweets to entertain your Oompa Loompahs. World renown for his eccentricities, Mr. Wonka will lead your audience through silly challenges, fun-loving mayhem and a chance to prove themselves worthy of a Golden Ticket! Continuing his search for Good Kids, Mr. Wonka combines active, full-audience participation with real magic, original music, bubble-play, eye-popping puppetry, goofy props and slapstick antics in this heart-warming show. Hannuka Harry is Mr. Wonka’s alter Ego, same costume and format.

SANTA CLAUS

Available for community and private events with classic lap conferences. Magical extras, "Night Before Christmas" story time, high quality plush costume with nice details and real leather boots and belt. One happy client said of my visit, "You are a prince among Santas!"