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James William Wojtal, Jr. (pronounced "Voy-tal") is a puppet fabricator and designer who worked for the Jim Henson Company from 1998 to 2002, mostly on international versions of Sesame Street, Bear in the Big Blue House and Mopatop's Shop, building new characters and refurbishing old ones.



Non-Muppet projects

  • Avenue Q, London -- shop manager, puppet builder
  • Avenue Q, Off Broadway, Broadway, Las Vegas -- puppet builder
  • Crank Yankers -- puppet builder
  • Saturday Night Live -- puppet builder, props
  • Wicked -- sculpture, prop builder, puppet builder
  • The Puppet Works Theater -- puppeteer, puppet designer
  • The Smoking Gun TV show -- art department, puppeteer, puppet builder
  • Macy's Parade Studio -- sculpture, puppet designer
  • Ruby Tuesday Chicken Commercials,
  • Sony Bravia Mexico Tv Commercial
  • Planet Camp(Tv Pilot)
  • Numerous freelance puppet builds and work-for-hire.

External links

  • Portfolio Site
  • Puppet Show: From Concept To Curtain (personal blog)
  • Puppet 101 Interview
  • James Wojtal's puppets on Youtube


  1. Wojtal, James The MuppetCast episode 27

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