Performs:Ventriloquism puppeteer comedy shows for adults and kids
Yvette Locke ventriloquist skill
Yvette began entertaining audiences with her ventriloquist show at the age of nine. Her first big challenge came at the World Modelling Association Talent Competition in New York City when she was ten years old. That 1st place trophy sent Yvette on her way to a promising career.
Yvette won the Junior Competition at the International Ventriloquist Convention and two years later was the first Canadian to win the Senior Division. She has gained tremendous respect in the ventriloquist community internationally. Yvette is a versatile performer and has provided great joy to hospitals and retirement homes and has even been a spokesperson for Ford.
During her twelve year career at Paramount Canada’s Wonderland Yvette & Her Puppet Friends has been awarded the Best Show in the park by unsolicited guest comments.
Having worked extensively with children her most recent accomplishment has been the launch of Safety Programs for school aged children through the Thames Valley District School Board. Yvette’s topics include Bullying, Don’t Talk to Strangers, Fire Safety and Racial Awareness.