Dan Horn Returns To Ballinger's Old Texas Theater for New Year's Eve Special

Stand-up Ventriloquist Dan Horn and his "Cast of Several" have been entertaining audiences for over 34 years. A seasoned performer (from headlining the stages of Las Vegas and America's comedy clubs & colleges, to multiple appearances on national television including an appearance on Late Show with David Letterman), Dan Horn crafts the illusion of an ensemble performance.

"Horn is a fine technician and often gets so much happening with a puppet it's difficult to see how he's able to do it all."
--Mel Shields, Variety

Early in his career, Dan Horn spent 8 years as a writer, puppeteer and on- screen cast member of the longest running TV show in history (with the original cast)...Arizona's own beloved TV show The Wallace & Ladmo Show!

His national television appearances include:

  • CBS's Late Show with David Letterman

  • Showtime's Comedy on the Road

  • A&E's An Evening at the Improv

  • Fox's Comic Strip Live

  • Fox's Sunday Comics

  • VH-1's Stand-Up Spotlight with Rosie O'Donnell

  • NBC's Vicki! with Vicki Lawrence

  • Penn & Teller's Sin City Spectacular on FX

Dan Horn has also appeared live with such performers as Rita Rudner, David Spade and the host of The Tonight Show, Jay Leno. He is also a featured subject in the theatrically released documentary movie Dumbstruck along with America's Got Talent winner and Vegas headliner Terry Fator, and appears in Nina Conti's autobiographical film Her Master's Voice. Both movies are available to stream on Netflix, and are available to purchase on DVD and/or rent from Amazon.com and iTunes.

Dan Horn is an award winning performer, the recipient of the:

• W.S. Berger International Ventriloquist of the Year award
• APCA (Association for the Promotion of Campus Activities) award for Best Novelty/Variety Act
• Vent Haven Museum's Distinctive Service Award for 'Outstanding Contributions to the Art of Ventriloquism'

Additionally, Dan Horn has garnered multiple nominations from various organizations including Campus Entertainer of the Year from NACA (National Association of Campus Activities). 


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