5 Things You Must Overcome During A Virtual Show

Art of Inflation Streaming to your TV living rooms

Talking with entertainers on the Internet, I’m hearing a lot of hesitation about doing a live streaming show, which made me think back to some of the insecurity my friends shared with me. Here’s what I heard and my suggestions on how to overcome their issues. Here the five problems plus a solution to overcome … Read more

Today, I’m sharing a quick way to make a unicorn horn

Unicorn horns

Unicorn, after Unicorn… that’s all I make when surrounded by a group of little girls. Over the years, I looked for shortcuts to making unicorns, just because they are a crowd favorite, and if you can save a step or two…you’ll get more balloon figures produced in a given time. Watch this video to show … Read more

Cheap Way To Brand Your Entertainment

Branding Your Image

This past weekend the weather turned cool, and I dug out my jacket, which made me think? Why aren’t entertainers branding their jackets with their logo? This was popular years ago, and it’s a cheap way to brand your entertainment and advertise. Watch the video as I show you different shirts I’ve had made over … Read more

Don’t Make This Mistake While Shooting A TV Segment

WGN Morning Show back stage

When I arrive at the WGN Studio at 7:30 AM, I was greeted by the WGN helicopter landing in the parking lot.  I walk in the studio with Traffic Reporter Sarah Jindra. I was directed to the cafeteria by security to wait.  Nothing special as it just a room with vending machines, tables, two TVs … Read more

How To Get Bigger Tips

Magical Balloon-dude Dale

Thirty years entertaining and I’m still tweaking how to get people to dig deep into their pockets and pull out cash. I use a tip badge, comedic banter along with a clear tip bag showing people I’m more than willing to take their disposable money for the exchange of a balloon animal. I recently read … Read more

Secret To Smiling And It’s Benefits

Smilie face balloon

Just Keep Smiling Oscar-nominated actress Diana Lane said, “I think that anybody that smiles, automatically looks better.”  I agree! Watch the news and the anchorperson, who has a pleasant smile while delivering the daily news.  You can see their bleached-white teeth that are perfectly straight while they provide the daily news. I remember the photographer … Read more