Sesame Street (1969– )

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On a special inner city street, the inhabitants, both human and puppet, teach preschool subjects with comedy, cartoons, games and songs.

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 Bert / ... (213 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Big Bird / ... (202 episodes, 1969-2013)
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 News Flash Announcer / ... (192 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (183 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (157 episodes, 1971-2013)
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 Telly Monster / ... (148 episodes, 1982-2013)
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 Bob / ... (145 episodes, 1969-2013)
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 Gordon / ... (143 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Elmo / ... (142 episodes, 1982-2013)
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 Luis / ... (121 episodes, 1971-2014)
Richard Hunt ...
 Two-Headed Monster / ... (114 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (111 episodes, 1969-2012)
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 Prairie Dawn / ... (101 episodes, 1970-2014)
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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 <kchishol@execulink.com>

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10 November 1969 (USA)  »

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Sesame Street Unpaved  »

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Trivia

In each of Don Music's appearances, an autographed photograph of series musician, songwriter, and original music-director Joe Raposo appeared on a wall. See more »

Goofs

During the final stanza of the Anything Muppets' song "J Friends", when the four Muppets jump up at the line "Let's jump with Jane", the hair and forehead of Muppet performer Frank Oz are briefly visible at the bottom of the screen. See more »

Quotes

Kermit the Frog: [trying to come up with rhyming song lyrics] Here, try this. Mary had a little canary. It was bluer than the sky. And every where that Mary went, the canary was sure to fly.
Don Music: [shouts] But canaries aren't blue!
Kermit the Frog: Jeesh!
Don Music: I'll never get it! Never! You won't help! Oh!
[bangs his head against the piano]
Kermit the Frog: Uh, you'll hurt yourself in the head, there, Don.
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Each episode is numbered, and this number is displayed at the start of the episode. See more »

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Referenced in I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009) See more »

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IF I WERE
Performed by Kermit the Frog
©1982
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It's Not The Same As It Used To Be
28 May 2006 | by See all my reviews

I think that Sesame Street, although it is a really good children's show, isn't really the same as it used to be. It hasn't been the same since Jim Henson died and it hasn't been the same since a lot of the characters have died or moved on. The people that have come and gone from this show are the ones that have been the best I've seen in a very long time. Now instead of recording new shows and going on without some of the major players in the show they just pasted together clips from old shows. I remember the days before Jim Henson died when Sesame Street was more than just a clip show. It meant a lot to the kids of my generation.


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