My Life as a Furry Red Monster: What Being Elmo Has Taught Me About Life, Love and Laughing Out Loud

My Life as a Furry Red Monster: What Being Elmo Has Taught Me About Life, Love and Laughing Out Loud

Kevin Clash, Gary Brozek


Meet Kevin conflict, the guy in the back of the Muppet and the unassuming middle and soul of Elmo. eventually, the puppeteer who has played Elmo for almost two decades comes out from in the back of the level to proportion his tale. Weaving jointly his thoughts of starting to be up with the existence classes won from his bushy pink modify ego, Kevin unearths himself to be as worrying, and as wanting to develop and examine and love, because the very exact personality he brings to life.

You will observe how younger Kevin honed his expertise interesting the youngsters in his mother’s domestic day care with puppets he made of slippers and coat liners; how, as a suffering younger artist, he learned his dream to satisfy after which paintings for his idol, Muppet author Jim Henson; and the way every day of acting Elmo reinforces for him what's most crucial in life.

As Kevin has been encouraged via Elmo, now we will all research from his hairy purple methods. Kevin’s (and Elmo’s) ideas on love, creativity, friendship, and optimism remind us of life’s easy truths and finally motivate us all to be just a little extra like Elmo–to dwell with pleasure, to like extra simply, and to chuckle extra frequently.

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