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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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 Big Bird / ... (250 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Bert / ... (253 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (234 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (221 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (195 episodes, 1971-2014)
Martin P. Robinson ...
 Telly Monster / ... (188 episodes, 1982-2015)
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 Bob / ... (174 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Elmo / ... (173 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (172 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Luis / ... (153 episodes, 1971-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (144 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (127 episodes, 1969-2012)
Fran Brill ...
 Prairie Dawn / ... (119 episodes, 1970-2015)
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 Cookie Monster / ... (113 episodes, 1986-2015)
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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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Sesame Street Unpaved  »

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Trivia

Many of the early collaborators on Sesame Street had previously worked on Captain Kangaroo (1955). These included writer and composer Jeff Moss, producer Sam Gibbon, executive producer Dave Connell, and writer Jon Stone. 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

Oscar the Grouch: Say! Aren't you Johnny Trash?
Johnny Cash: No, Cash.
Oscar the Grouch: Cash, Cash!
Johnny Cash: Yeah. Have a rotten day!
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Crazy Credits

Each episode is numbered, and this number is displayed at the start of the episode. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Supergirl: Myriad (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

TADPOLE
Performed by Kermit the Frog
©1987
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User Reviews

What happended to my show?

Can this really be the same show that dealt with the death of Mr. Hooper? I can't see them doing anything like that now. They used to count up to twenty. Now they sometimes go past ten. I even remember one cartoon segment where they went up to 40! I miss Mumford the Magician(ala peanut butter sandwiches!) and the honkers. I had a honker doll when I was little. Drove my folks nuts.

Please get rid of Elmo World! He doesn't even TEACH anything.('cept for that one PC Holiday Speacial) and as many others pointed out he's annoying and talks down to kids.

For people who tell me not to get upset over a kids show, I remind them that Sesame Street was a show parents could watch with their kids without being bored silly. The show had jokes that parents could get. and some awesome guest stars.

I have a feeling this show may be coming to an end. It will be replaced by Elmo's World in hour long form.

Farwell Sesmae we had great times together.


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