Poppycock Puppeteers The Poppycock Puppet Troupe members Kathy O’Connell (Katdazzle) is the driving force behind the puppet troupe. She writes the plays, creates the puppets and marionettes. She handbuilds the sets and constructed the stage. Denise Newman is a puppet master and voiceover actress. She can dance and act as well. Cory Roman not only works the puppets, he also supplies a wide range of voices. Jennifer Joyce is the puppet manager. She keeps those unruly puppets in line and hanging straight! She always knows what marionette is up next. Sonnet O’Connell acts as narrator, voices and sometimes sculpts puppets along with her mother.