With a new documentary, "Muppet Guys Talking," legendary puppeteer and director Frank Oz talks about the good old days with his "Sesame Street" compatriots.
You’ll soon be able to tell people how to get to Sesame Street if you land the major gig in today’s roundup. The touring stage show “Sesame Street Live!” is looking for actors, dancers, singers, character performers, and puppeteers to join its cast. Show More Summary
For a very long time, it was the Wiggles. For reasons unknowable, my then–2-year-old son was so powerfully into the Wiggles that his dad braved the two-hour drive from Charlottesville, Virginia, to D.C., and then stadium parking, to take him to see Murray and the other guys at a live show. Show More Summary
The muppet creations of Frank Oz, Jim Henson, and their collaborators are fused into my earliest memories as a kid growing up in the ‘Sesame Street’ generation. The long-running ‘Muppet Show’ followed, as did films, and a new generation...Show More Summary
As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Sesame Street animator and Pixar character designer Bud Luckey has died. His family says he died this weekend after an “extended illness.” Luckey was 83. Read more...
Bob Luckey helped to create and design Sheriff Woody of the Toy Story franchise as well as many Sesame Street animated pieces.
Bud Luckey, the man who created the now iconic design for Woody on Toy Story, died on Saturday. His son, Andy Luckey made the announcement via Facebook. He was 83. Luckey was a multi-talented animator, voice actor, and designer. In addition...Show More Summary
When Jeffrey Dunn came to Sesame in September 2014 (after a career at Nickelodeon and the company that owns Thomas the Tank Engine), licensing revenue was plummeting and revenue from PBS was covering less than 10% of the TV show's production costs. Journalist Kerry Hannon reports on how Dunn has turned the company around.
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A Bronx cop's family outing to see Sesame Street Live took a detour when he arrested a man wanted for a shooting in his precinct.
The "Sesame Street" star praised Rippon for his bronze medal.
Gary Knell comes to National Geographic Partners after leading the organization's nonprofit side—and the group behind Sesame Street.
By Cracked Writers Published: February 07th, 2018
With a screen-time enjoying toddler, I've spent a lot of mornings watching kids shows. It doesn't matter what the program is, whether it's Daniel Tiger, Sesame Street, or the beloved Paw Patrol - each and every one of them is superconfusing. Show More Summary
Note: Thanks to our friends at National Autism Association for sharing this post on their Facebook page. My two older daughters definitely love TV shows and characters that are not age appropriate. Mia is 23, and still loves Sesame Street....
Troy Patterson writes about recent seasons of “Sesame Street,” now broadcast on HBO, which feature new recurring characters such as Smartie the smartphone.
from Wrench in the GearsJanuary 14, 2018 Sesame Street is an iconic brand that embodies humor, acceptance, and humanity. Who doesn’t love a muppet? So, on December 20 when the MacArthur Foundation announced they were giving Sesame Workshop...Show More Summary
If your kid tunes in to Sesame Street every day to watch its lovable muppets teach important educational and emotional skills, fan-favorite kid brand The Land of Nod is about to turn their rooms into adorable shrines for the characters. Show More Summary
There are as many ways to operate a puppet as there are types of puppets, actually even more considering some puppet-makers build each puppet with its own unique method of operation. But most standard rod, sock and human arm puppetsShow More Summary
"The five-year grant will fund a localized version of “Sesame Street,” distributed through television and digital devices, and home visits using “Sesame Street” content for an estimated 1.5 million children. Instead of the stars that Americans grew up with, like Big Bird, Elmo and Oscar the Grouch, the characters would be tailored to the region, […]