Melody Newcombe a.k.a Whoopsy Daisy is a professional comic entertainer gifted with the talent to capture the attention of audiences of all ages. She prides herself in wholesome fun entertainment for the whole family. She has been performing in the greater Hudson Valley Region for over a decade for private parties, organizations, businesses, schools, hospitals, senior citizen groups and libraries as well as other groups. Her clown character is delightful, friendly and very silly which all the kids adore.

She will warm your heart with her goofy antics. Call her today to find out how she can help to make your event a terrific and memorable success.

Melody is one of the featured performers this year at New Years Eve, 20 Gazillion 10, please check out the website for more information:

Her Resume:
Professional Clown Training

Master Clown Glen “Frosty” Little, Ringling Brothers Circus:
clowning, clown character development, skit development, makeup, costuming
Leon “Buttons” McBryde, David “Mr. Rainbow” Bartlett, Ted Myers, Marcella “Mama Clown” Murad: face painting, birthday party entertainment, business of clowning, balloon sculpting
Priscilla Mooseburger, Betty Cash, Cheri Venturi: clown costuming, music for clowns, skit development, paradeability
David Ginn, Steve Smith, Duane Laflin, Steve Kissell, Sammy Smith, Steve Bender:  magician and performance techniques, scripts and prop construction and use
Jose Rivera: mime
Mid Hudson Juggling Association: Juggling
Clowns of America International
World Clown Association
Clown Fest
Society of American Magicians

Clown Industry Memberships

Clowns of America, International
World Clown Association
Member of The Society of American Magicians (S.A.M.) and their local chapter S.A.M. Assembly #35


voted “Top Ten Clown” by Clowns of America, International

Silver Medal, Clown Comedy Performance Coaching “Lost Voice”  
24th Annual Clownfest

A Few of the Places Whoopsy Daisy Has Performed

Countless Children’s Birthday Parties
Senior Homes and Hospitals
St. Joseph’s Villa
Kingston Infirmary
Kingston Head Trauma Center

Corporate and College Picnics
Hunter Panels, LLC
Mortgage Select
Ulster Savings Bank
Culinary Institute of America
Kinetics Thermal Systems
Bard College
Prebon Yamani Corporation

School and Library Shows
Phoenicia Head Start
Woodstock Library Fair
Red Hook Public Library Summer Reading Program
Astor Home For Children
Children’s Rehabilitation Center
Ellenville Elementary School
West Hurley Elementary School
Woodstock Day School
Red Hook Mill Road Elementary School
Glasco Riccardi Elementary School
Kingston Crosby Elementary School
Mount Marion School PTA Carnival
Windham, Ashland, Jewitt Schools

Stores, Restaurants and Businesses
Toys R Us
Burger King
Suburban Propane
Belleayre Ski Center
Dairy Crème
Catskill Corners Grand Opening
Comito’s Restaurant
Guilded Otter Restaurant
Loretta and Charles Restaurant
Price Chopper

Churches and Synagogues
First Presbyterian Church of Poughkeepsie Community Spaghetti Dinner
Congregation Ezrath Israel Hanukah Party
Bible Baptist Church Christmas Party

Community Events and Festivals
Garlic Festival
Boys and Girls Clubs of America
Woodstock Fire Department Holiday Party
Rhinebeck Craft Fair
Stormville Fire Department Christmas Party
Walden Days
Montgomery Days
Kingston Maritime Museum Shad Festival
Indian Association Christmas Party
Quail Hollow Craft Fairs
Hurley Heritage Society Corn Festival
Kid’s Expo
Bardavon Theatre
Great Hudson Paddle Festivals
Tannersville Street Festival and Parade
Tivoli Days and Parade
American Legion Halloween Parade
Highland Downtown Business Association Street Festivals
Saugerties Mum Festivals
Plattekill Fire Department Christmas Party

Private Clubs
Wiltwyck Golf Club
Onteora Club


Melody's Skills

Magic Shows
Balloon Animal and Hat Sculpting
Face Painting
Store Promotions
Children’s Birthday Parties
Singing Telagrams
Music and Songs
Arts and Crafts
Puppetry and Ventriloquism
Corporate and Family Picnics
Nature Walks
Melody’s Skills
Teaching Clowning and Gardening Classes

Photo from Bard College Graduation Party

Melody May Productions
Melody Newcombe a.k.a Whoopsy Daisy
P.O. Box 27, Mt. Tremper, NY 12457