Jake Bazel

Jake Bazel works primarily as a puppeteer in theatre and children’s television. He’s toured the country with the Jim Henson Company, collaborated with Eric Carle and Sandra Boynton, and puppeteered off-Broadway (in The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show and as Paddington Bear in Paddington Gets in a Jam), on Sesame Street, on Sesame Workshop’s Helpsters, with Sesame Street in Communities and with The Muppets. He’s grateful to call the Highlights Foundation his picture book home-away-from-home.