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'''Renée Menschaar''' is a puppeteer on ''[[Sesamstraat]]'', the Dutch co-production of ''[[Sesame Street]]''.
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'''Renée Menschaar''' performs [[Pino]]
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on ''[[Sesamstraat]]'', the Dutch co-production of ''[[Sesame Street]]''. She has been performing him since [[1990]], longer than any other puppeteer, and is also the first woman to play the role. She invented Pino's signature laugh and catchphrases, and made the character a bit younger.
   
Renée plays [[Pino]]. She has been performing him since 1990, which is the longest anybody has played the bird. Renée is also the first woman in a row of male Pino performers. She invented Pino's signature laugh and catchphrases, and turned the character a bit younger.
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Menschaar started out as [[Tommie]]'s right hand.
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When she's not performing Pino, she works as a puppeteer for other Dutch educational TV shows.
She started out as [[Tommie]]'s right hand.
 
 
When she's not performing Pino, Renée works as a puppeteer for other Dutch educational TV shows.
 
   
 
[[Category: International Sesame Street Performers|Menschaar]]
 
[[Category: International Sesame Street Performers|Menschaar]]

Revision as of 02:10, June 26, 2006

Renée Menschaar performs Pino on Sesamstraat, the Dutch co-production of Sesame Street. She has been performing him since 1990, longer than any other puppeteer, and is also the first woman to play the role. She invented Pino's signature laugh and catchphrases, and made the character a bit younger.

Menschaar started out as Tommie's right hand. When she's not performing Pino, she works as a puppeteer for other Dutch educational TV shows.

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