Who invented the chicken trombone? Can a fish gargle classical music? Do you have to be a monkey to sing monkey opera? Kids find out the answers, and add their own voices to the upbeat mayhem in Steve Petra's Musical Zoo.
Musical Zoo is a ventriloquist puppet show for the whole family. Featuring comedy illusions, music and audience participation. Starring: Yoyo Tiger, Rockin’ Chicken, Pedro the Gargling Piranha Fish, Monkey Opera. With Beethoven’s Misbehaving Baton, and a rousing game of What’s That Instrument.
Who composed the Turkey Sneeze Opera? What do you do if a hippo steps on your toe? Why does the monkey magician have a carsick rabbit? The answers can only be found in Steve Petra's Big Mouth Talent Show.
Starring: Itty Bitty Hippo, Turkey Opera, The Great Chimpini Monkey Magician, Plant Artiste Vincent DeVine, Kevin the Carsick Rabbit and amazing unknown talents of the audience.
What do you get when you mix a Frozen Detective, Donuts in Disguise, a Rusty Robot Sleuth and an adorable Baby Gorilla? Kids help Steve and his cast of oddball puppet detectives solve off-the-wall mysteries by finding clues - just like the heroes in their favorite detective books.
Starring: Inspector Freeze - Penquin Detective, Danny O'Donut - Master of Disquise, Pinky the Baby Gorilla, Robotec plus: Clues You Can Use.
Spider in your Cider? Bees in your trees? Ants in your pants? Fear not! It's Steve and the kids to the rescue as a loud mouth Ant, a dieting Termite, Ladybug impostor and visitors from the Roach Motel swarm your way.
Starring: Antoinette the Gi-ANT, Clint EATSWOOD The Terrible Termite, Lady MacBUG, Acrobatic Fireflies and the World's Oldest Bug Expert.
Can you dance with a Starfish? Does an octopus tie his own shoes? How many pickles can a seal balance on its nose? Find out when you dive into gallons of deep sea silliness with Steve Petra and his cast of hilarious underwater characters.
Starring: Ocho the Octopus, Starbucks Starfish, Clark the Shark, Penelope Seal and special appearance by Roy the Rainbow Fish.
How do you fit a tiger in a shopping bag? Does a Ring-Tailed lemur have a cell phone in his tail? What kind of shampoo does a bald eagle use? Kids will laugh out loud when they find the answers to these and other earth shaking questions with Steve Petra and his cast of world renowned puppet characters in All Aboard.
Starring: Hercules the Ring-Tailed Lemur, Yoyo Tiger, Yolanda the Singing Flamingo and Totally Bald Eagle. Plus the Russian Rainbow Rings and a special edition of the International Circus.
How did Einstein hang up his clothes? Are aliens eating your lunch? How many chickens do you need to take over the world? Explore the mysteries of the universe and save the world from chicken domination with Steve Petra and friends in Laughing Lab.
Starring: Nugget The Science Chicken, Alexander from Andromeda, Ed Watt the Light Bulb, Robotec, Invisible Gatorade, Einstein's Coat hangers and Eggs Gone Wild.
Get ready for Extreme Pickle Balancing, Champion Banana Wrestling, Coat Hanger Tug Of War, and the Ultimate Chicken Challenge. Steve Petra's Animal Games is racing to your library with a team of uproarious animal athletes ready to compete with the kids.
Starring: Pinky Gorilla, Penelope the Balancing Seal, Crackers J Parrot, Yoyo Tiger, and the legendary Hot Dog Fish Frenzy.
Join Ultra Duck on a heroic Quest for the Perfect Ravioli. See Eric the mild-mannered sheep transform into Super Sheep. Valiant volunteers from the audience contend with the villainous Gorgonzilla and his nasty eyebrows.
Starring: Ultra Duck, Grandma Terri Dactyl, Eric the Super Sheep, Baby Gouda, learn the secret of the Hero Scope and play a mind-twisting game of Defeat the Cheese.
Family Shows available year-round for Libraries, Fire House parties, Girl & Boy Scouts, Camps, Corporate parties, etc.
Note: Steve only performs at venues with off-street parking.