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André Tahon was created in the outskirts of Paris, in a family group where no-one had have you been from the theatre world. André Tahon received his early education at Lycée Louis-le-Grand, in Paris. Upon graduation, he inserted the institution of Arts and Crafts Put on Industry, studying several fields such as for example wood and rock sculpture, ceramics, home furniture and letter style, printed fabrics and so on. He received the Diploma of Decorative Designer. As a son, André was pretty studious but also found time for you to be very mixed up in Boy Scouts and other youth actions, singing organizations, dramatic art, folk dance (which he was to build up as you of his most unequaled niche using the “Marottes” in the 50s), handicrafts, etc. This is one way, to obtain money to finance a camping trip, his Boy Scouts troop placed on a neighborhood show. André produced some unusual heroes and improvised an take action. He didn’t realize at that time that it had been the start of a profession that was to create him popularity and success aswell as consider him all over the world. One afternoon, while performing within an amateur present, André was spotted with the French skill scout Léo Zeroël, who also owned the L’Ecluse nightclub in Paris: that is where André did his initial professional appearance that was immediately acclaimed with the press. Rapidly following this first contract, André appeared in other Parisian nightclubs and music-halls, creating and changing characters, outfits and numbers for every new place. That is when he fulfilled with Michel Brandt, a musician in the Paris Conservatory of Music, that has been Mr. Tahon’s musical movie director ever since. Merging their tips and abilities, they began to produce a significant repertoire for André’s “marottes”, with folk dance music from several countries, traditional music and primary compositions. In 1958, these were honored the Grand Prix du Disque because of their first commercial documenting, “Les Chansons de Papotin” (Papotin getting the witty fellow who presents the majority of André’s displays: as a matter of known fact, he’s the “stand-by” for the Professional himself, in the Marottes Globe). That same calendar year, André was honored First Award and Silver Medal on the First Worldwide Celebration of Puppets Theatres in Bucharest (Romania). At exactly the same time, Tahon and his team began doing guest appearances on all main TV and variety displays throughout Europe plus building commercial movies in France, England, Germany and Italy (for carbonated drinks, candies, instant coffee, yogurt, mustard, biscuits, etc.). In June 1959, André joined up with the Lido de Paris Present and visited NEVADA, appearing on the Stardust for half a year. He was also booked over the Ed Sullivan Present (1948), with Ed Sullivan, as well as the The Dinah Shoreline Chevy Present (1956) : that was Mr. Tahon’s initial trip to america. André was then signed being a visitor superstar to Victor Borge’s Television special “Pontiac Superstar Parade (1959) (Television)_, and soon after to Johnny Mathis, who gave him the chance to seem on stage through the entire States, Canada as well as the Orient. After that Walt Disney himself became thinking about entrusting André to put up a stage show at Disneyland (California) through the Summer season of 1963: Papotin’s Revue delighted a large number of spectators through 518 performances. THE AIR Town Music Hall known as Mr. Tahon to NY for the summertime of 1964. It ended up being a ten week operate with Ploum (or Ploom), the caterpillar, breaking all information of laughter and excitement ever established with a visitor artist because the theater opened up in the Thirties! Within the Claims, André taped nine displays using the Hollywood Palace, others with Steve Allen, and required component in big resort shows in NEVADA, Reno, Miami, Chicago, etc. In 1967, Tahon returned to France to found his “company”, piecing together his personal stage show, some sort of musical comedy, variety program associated with humor: then toured Europe extensively (including Russia) and was a preferred from the Tivoli Summer months, in Copenhagen (Denmark), 3 years inside a row, posting the bill without significantly less than Ella Fitzgerald or Josephine Baker. Between trips, and always with Michel Brandt performing the orchestra or composing new ratings, André started a complete line of tv co-productions, whether using the People from france Country wide Network or personal businesses in France, Italy and Germany: version of fairy stories as music comedies, classical music special deals for house video cassettes and Dvd movie (such as for example Ploom, Peter as well as the Wolf, Carnival from the Animals, Nutcracker, Sourissimo, etc.) and several other humor plots, generally lavishly costumed and designed… for his primary motto is normally “entertainment” for any ages, an charm towards the “whole family members” audiences. André Tahon ended his profession as a dynamic instructor in puppetry, performing worldwide workshops : his understanding of 4 languages (France, obviously, but also British, German and Italian) allowed him to cope with a number of viewers. He also provided lectures about his preferred subject matter, the “marottes”, about which he was quite unfailing, relating professional anecdotes in his peerless love of life.