KEH048: How to Run a Two-Hour Kids Party

Jolly Roger: How to Run a Two-Hour Kids Party

How to Run a Two-Hour Kids Party:

Tips for Children’s Entertainers

Thinking about offering a two-hour kids party package or already running one yourself? Then this podcast episode is for you.

Roger Blakiston, aka Jolly Roger, has been doing two-hour kids shows for over two decades now. In this interview, he goes into details about what goes on during his performances and even how he markets his shows. So come, listen and learn from one of the best and most experienced in the field.

In this episode we discuss:

– How Roger got started offering a two-hour party package

– What makes a kids entertainer effective

– How Roger introduced and marketed his two-hour kids shows in the USA

– How he uses games and music to get mixed-age groups engaged

– His setup for outdoor shows

– How he runs his two-hour parties

– His one tip for kids entertainers

Resources mentioned in this episode:

Jolly Roger DVDGMD Formula

Jolly Roger’s website

Roger’s The Spiritual Stage book and Merry Mayhem and Magic DVD

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  • Jolly Roger

    It was a great honor to be asked to do this podcast with Ken, who is such a great interviewer! If anyone has any questions for me on this subject, I would be delighted to answer them.