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Monday, January 9, 2012

Elmo's Voice Is a Baltimore Native

I recently read an interesting article, The Puppet Master, about the guy who does Elmo's voice. His name is Kevin Clash, and he's a Baltimore native. He's also a six-foot-tall, African-American baritone--not someone you might associate with that annoying, high-pitched Elmo voice.

Anyway, there is a documentary about Clash's life, Being Elmo, that's out in theatres now. I don't see that it's playing in our area, but if it was, and I had a babysitter, I'd check it out!

1 comment:

Melissa said...

Very interesting!