Frankie Cordero is a puppet builder and performer who has performed ensemble and right-handing work for Sesame Street, including the Macy's Parade float for several non-consecutive years, the 2005 Sesame Workshop Board of Trustees Dinner, the We Are Family music video, a production called Elmo's Wonderful World of Music, and Families Stand Together. His other credits include work on It's a Big Big World, Oobi, Jack's Big Music Show, Curious Buddies (Nick Jr.), and CSI- Las Vegas. He has also performed in spots for Comedy Central/McDonald's, Hasbro/Playskool, and MasterCard.
Frankie is also a director/producer/editor for videos, and has produced works for artists such as Tally Hall , Julia Nunes , and The Gregory Brothers . He co-produces the web series Corduroy Cat through Frankenstudio with his company partner Ken Berman, and composer Devin Shepherd.
Frankie also performs as a puppeteer for theater. He toured with groups such as Blair Thomas &Co, Walking With Dinosaurs- The Arena Spectacular! and Dramaton Theater, and performed at many NYC venues, including HERE, La MaMa ETC, Ontological, PS-122, Carnegie Hall, and The Metropolitan Opera, where he is one of three principal puppeteers who portray Sorrow, Cio Cio San's 3-year old boy in The Late Anthony Minghella's production of Madama Butterfly.