School Assemblies and Working as a Team with Razzle Bam Boom – Obediah Thomas & Mark Beckwith

Razzle Bam Boom

This podcast gives you a double dose of amazing guests. Since 1999 this duo has performed themed educational shows for elementary school assemblies, theaters and community venues in California and throughout America.

One is an internationally published singer songwriter and the other is a professional comic, juggler, vocalist and trumpet player. Between them they have over 55 years of experience.

Lot’s of funny stories on this one AND a sweet deal that is only available to the listeners of The Variety Artist podcast. ONLY THE FIRST THREE GET THIS DEAL! Make sure to use the coupon code “Variety” at check-out to get your sweet deal.

Show Notes:

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Here’s what’s on this Podcast

  • [2:05] Who’s who?
  • [4:12] Razzle Bam Boom – The name.
  • [5:23] Writing a show
  • [7:50] The journey of each…
  • [11:20] How they met
  • [15:18] What’s in your show
  • [19:30] A typical day for Razzle Bam Boom
  • [20:40] Sets & backdrops
  • [24:24] Shows that teach & sponsorship
  • [29:25] How to write a two man show for one person
  • [32:37] The straight man and the class clown
  • [34:45] “Fact or something John just made up”
  • [46:00] Horror story
  • [50:27] School Assemblies – “Make a Living Make a Difference”
  • [55:10] The sweet deal
  • [1:00:00] Advice for the beginner
  • [1:01:50] Advice for the working pro

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About the author, John

Creator and host of The Variety Artist podcast. Making a living entertaining since 1998.

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