Fred Penner is a household name to the millions who grew up watching the much loved children’s entertainer emerge magically out of that hollow log for 12 seasons and nearly 900 episodes in the
hit TV show Fred Penner’s Place — seen weekly by 55 million American and Canadian viewers.
Having sold more than one million records and performed live to more than a million fans, Penner was dubbed “Mr. Multi–Media” by Billboard Magazine. His diverse repertoire includes a prolific 12 children’s albums and countless energetically packed live shows for throngs of eager audiences across North America.
The first children’s entertainer to headline at the Los Angeles Amphitheater, this four–time recipient of the Parents’ Choice Award and the man Los Angeles Parent called the “Canadian Minister of Positivity” has successfully transformed children’s entertainment into a family affair. One of his albums, Happy Feet, was named Best Children’s Album of the Year by Entertainment Weekly in the U.S.