Balloon Storyteller Annie Banannie has a background in
musical theater, has worked with balloons for 20 years,
and has been a full-time family entertainer for 17 years.
In 2006, Annie moved to California and had to build a new
business from scratch. Now she performs at schools,
libraries, preschools, and private functions all over the
She and her husband Buster Balloon are featured in
“Ripley’s Believe it or Not,” (August 2008) for her balloon
wedding dress (he made it, she wore it).
She is also seriously amused by referring to herself here
in the third person.