The setting is in a small street in a city where children and furry puppet monsters learn about numbers, the alphabet and other pre-school subjects taught in commercial spots, songs and games. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm <email@example.com>
Did You Know?
The character of Oscar the Grouch was inspired by two people. His attitude comes from a nasty waiter that served Jim Henson
and former director Jon Stone
at a restaurant called Oscar's Tavern in Manhattan. The voice was inspired by a cab-driver that used to drive Caroll Spinney
to the set every day during the first season. See more
During the "Remembering Game" sketch, when Cookie Monster calls "Number 4", a stagehand's arm is visible reaching behind the game board at the bottom right of the screen. See more
Old King Cole
What ho! Bring me my royal pipe. And step on it.
Kermit the Frog
Don't worry, folks - we won't go for the old joke.
Most episodes aired from 1969 to the 2000s do not have complete closing credits; ending credits usually appeared at the end of the Friday installment, or when another weekday episode ran short. See more
Referenced in The War of the Roses
ONE FINE FACE
Performed by Ernie and Elmo
©1986 See more