James William Wojtal, Jr. (pronounced "Voy-tal") is a puppet fabricator and designer who worked for the Jim Henson Company from 1998 to 2002, mostly on international versions of Sesame Street, Bear in the Big Blue House and Mopatop's Shop, building new characters and refurbishing old ones.
Wojtal, is currently a freelance Puppet designer, and Builder for Hire, as well as a Puppet perfomer. for info write to email@example.com.
- Bear in the Big Blue House -- rebuilt Ray with Tim Miller, rebuilt Bear heads
- Mopatop's Shop
- Kermit's Swamp Years -- built Blotch
- Plaza Sésamo -- rebuilt Lola and Pancho
- Animal Jam -- built early, developmental version of Bozark
- Telling Stories with Tomie dePaola -- built goat character
- It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie -- refurbished background characters, rebuilt Camilla and "Bouncer Beaker" (uncredited)
- Family Feud appearance -- built Mo Frackle
- Alam Simsim -- built Nimnim
- Imaginocean the Musical Lead Puppeteer "TANK"
- Avenue Q, London -- shop manager, puppet builder
- Avenue Q, Off Broadway, Broadway, Las Vegas -- puppet builder
- Crank Yankers -- puppet builder
- Saturday Night Live -- puppet builder, props
- Wicked -- sculpture, prop builder, puppet builder
- The Puppet Works Theater -- puppeteer, puppet designer
- The Smoking Gun TV show -- art department, puppeteer, puppet builder
- Macy's Parade Studio -- sculpture, puppet designer
- Ruby Tuesday Chicken Commercials,
- Sony Bravia Mexico Tv Commercial
- Planet Camp (Tv Pilot)
- College humor, Parodies, Puppet designer, Builder,lead puppeteer (Pot Cookie Monster,Vampire Reunion,Kiss The Girl Continued,Katy Perry Puppet Sex Dream )
- The Special Skins, PILOT,Puppet designer ,Lead Puppeteer
- Morningwood Music video "SUGAR BABY" puppet designer, Puppet perfromer
- THE SMURFS 2010 Feature Film, Puppet designer,Puppet Captain
- Morning Glory feature film, puppeteer ,extra)
- Numerous freelance puppet builds and work-for-hire.