Patrick John Tierney is a puppeteer and librarian from West Warwick RI. A Graduate of the Library and Information Studies program at the University of Rhode Island he holds a Masters in Library Studies as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Rhode Island College. He worked as a library teacher in Providence RI and is currently a youth services librarian at the Pascoag Public Library.
Burt the Raccoon was created and performed by John L Tierney from 1985-2013. Patrick began performing Burt in 2019.
Always an engaging exciting event the Burt the Raccoon Puppet show is sure to be a positive experience for any audience.