Here’s what people say about Melody ‘Whoopsy Daisy’ Newcombe a.k.a. Mrs. Claus:
"Great Show! The kids loved it and so did the adults." - Dave R. Mason
"Thank you. You are truly a talented lady. I enjoyed watching you work with the children. You are a caring, talented professional and a very happy, smiling entertainer." - Andy, Culinary Institute of America
"We want you back to perform again for our daughter's birthday party for the 4th year in a row!" - David Bowie and Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid
"Many thanks again for your fantastic entertainment." - Peter Van Roden, VP, Sesame Workshop
"The Goodwill Fire Department thanks you for your very entertaining Holiday Show as Mrs. Claus. We had more children than ever before, and your entertainment truly helped to make it a success. I have heard nothing but positive feedback on your show as well as on your professionalism." - Amy Connor
"You were awesome! I've never had so many compliments on a party. The kids had a great time and the adults were truly impressed. My daughter had the best time. She had her face painted in Disney World, and you were even better!" - Beth Caputo
"I would like to thank you again for your spectacular performance as Mrs. Claus for our corporate holiday party. You captivated the attention of the children from the moment you arrived. You turned a lot of doubters into believers." - Dayana Nunez and Samantha Ryan, B.G. & C, Attorneys at Law
"Thank you so much for performing at our son's party. All the parents commented on how incredible your face paintings were - and they were awesome! My husband and I were delighted seeing our son have such a tremendous time helping you with the Magic Show. Seeing the twinkle in his eye and his beaming smile during the show were priceless! Thank you! - Fondly,” Mary Hedman
"The children are peacefully sleeping with smiles on their faces. Thank you so very much for an amazing birthday party. My daughter is already asking if you can come to next year's party. You were a hit, and I cannot thank you enough for winning over the hearts of all the little ones' (and the big one's). I will be recommending you to everyone I can and I look forward to hiring you again. Many, many thanks! - Maureen Kinch
"I have been trying to write this email and have been disrupted many times because someone is calling me to tell me how wonderful the party was and how terrific your were. All the children, adults and especially my daughter enjoyed your performance and talents. We are extremely happy and appreciate everything you did to make her 5th birthday party fabulous and out of this world. You have gained a friend and customer for life. In my book, you are the only entertainer who exists. I cannot wait to have you again at another birthday party. Thank you very much for everything!!!! Warm regards and appreciation. - Shamikah Jones and Family
FOR SOME BACKGROUND:
Melody 'Whoopsy Daisy' Newcombe is a versatile multi-talented performer who offers clean entertainment and lots of fun for any age from tots on up to seniors for any kind of event.
Melody trained with world renowned clown, Glenn 'Frosty' Little of Ringling Brothers, Magicians Duane Laflin, Dave Mitchell, Jimmy Little and many others, as well as Priscilla Mooseburger, Marcel Marceau's protégé Jose Rivera and many other top entertainers.
Melody is always honing her skills and adding new innovations to keep her shows fresh, fun and fabulous.
For her lifetime, Melody studied the comedy patter, body language, timing and antics of Red Skelton, Victor Borge, Burns and Allen, the Marks Brothers, Lucille Ball, Charlie Chaplin, Abbott and Costello, and Laurel and Hardy with a passion and love for their comedy.
However, Melody is not a copycat; she has developed her own style guaranteed to delight audiences of any age. As a kid, Melody used to spend countless hours making faces in a mirror. Her Dad would say, "Stop that! Your face will stay like that!" Little did he know, Melody was rehearsing for her life long career!
Melody 'Whoopsy Daisy' Newcombe is a member of Kidadbra, World Clown Association, the American Society of Magicians and Clowns of America, International and was voted 'Top Ten Clown'.
Melody not only performs, but she teaches circus arts and business to other performers and to students and adults at schools, camps, libraries, at her studio and at other venues.
Melody Newcombe is President of the Ulster County Women's Network, a social networking organization of over 300 entrepreneurial women in her county. May 2011, the women re-nominated her for President and voted unanimously for her 5th term.
Melody Newcombe is also a Mentor for women with Project Hope, helps women to grow and succeed in both their personal and business lives.
She studied vocal jazz and music at Berklee College of Music and with her mother who performed with Benny Goodman, Tommy Dorsey and Woody Herman. Melody has a 3 octave vocal range and as a ventriloquist sings in numerous voices with her plethora of puppet and holiday tunes as Mrs. Santa Claus.
She's a mimic and does vocal SFX. Melody can sound like a trumpet, birds, insects, mammals as well as imitate accents and dialects.
Melody is a mother of two wonderful daughters of whom she is very proud. She is also an avid gardener, musician, singer, fine artist, outdoors woman, community activist and organizer. She founded a wildlife rescue center, an organic community supported farm, a cancer therapy gardening program and home school education programs and curriculum.
With her background, knowledge, skills and talents, she makes a great comedian, keynote and motivational speaker for any audience.
For more information about Melody ‘Whoopsy Daisy’ Newcombe’s Entertainment and Educational Services, please contact 845-688-5472 or email@example.com
Melody is a blend of Victor Borge, Gracie Allen, Lucielle Ball, Red Skelton, Lou Costello, Stan Laurel, Marcel Marceau, Glen 'Frosty' Little of Ringling Brothers Circus, Charile Chaplin, David 'Mr. Rainbow' Barlett and Duane Lauflin. Her face is extreemly expressive and her sense of timing of perfect. She is great at improv and can work with any audience in any condition. You'll love her!
What to Expect
Melody brings joy, laughter and lots of smiles to audiences of any age.
2006: 237 gigs
2007: 264 gigs
2008: 292 gigs
2009: 277 gigs
2010: 241 gigs
2011: 57 gigs
Available for Your
Anniversary Party, Awards Night, Baby Shower, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party, Bar/Lounge, Birthday Party, Casino, Casting Call, Christmas Party, Club/Nightclub, Convention, Corporate Event, Ethnic Celebration, Fair, Festival, Fundraiser, Graduation, Grand Opening, Halloween Party, Holiday Party, Hotel, Luncheon/Tea, Other, Parade, Private Party, Prom, Religious Celebration, Restaurant, Retreat, Reunion, Seminar, Sporting Event, Studio Session, Sweet 16 Party, Trade Show, Wedding Reception, Workshop