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
Do you think you can bring me a meal *without* dropping it on the floor?
Where there is life, there is hope.
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
BIG ROUND NOSE
Performed by An Anything Muppet
©1977 See more