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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 / ... (282 episodes, 1969-2017)
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 Bert / ... (279 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (259 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (248 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (213 episodes, 1971-2014)
Martin P. Robinson ...
 Telly Monster / ... (207 episodes, 1982-2015)
Bob McGrath ...
 Bob / ... (195 episodes, 1969-2017)
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 Elmo / ... (191 episodes, 1980-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (184 episodes, 1974-2017)
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 Luis / ... (172 episodes, 1971-2017)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (164 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (139 episodes, 1969-2017)
Fran Brill ...
 Prairie Dawn / ... (133 episodes, 1970-2015)
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 Baby Bear / ... (128 episodes, 1986-2017)
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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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21 July 1969 (USA)  »

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1-2-3 Sesame  »

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Trivia

In 2004, Natalie Portman appeared as a character named Natalie, who was going to run Hooper's Store for three episodes while Alan was on vacation. After taping one episode, Portman began losing her voice and was unable to continue. See more »

Goofs

In the end of the song "Hey Food" The drummer's drum falls off the set. See more »

Quotes

Announcer: And now, It's time for the newest, hippest, best dressed detective show on television: "Miami Mice!"
Kermit the Frog: Yeah, There are pal trees out there. What? What's on the palm tree? What's on? Oh, I am on. Oh, I am on. Oh, Cue the music!
[Miami Mice theme plays]
Kermit the Frog: Hi-ho, This is Kermit the Frog, Speaking to you from the sunny tropics of Miami Florida. And who knows the subject of an adventure, Than the world's famous Miami Mice. And here they are right now, Here is Miami Mice J.P.
J.P. Mouse: Oh, What's Happening?
Kermit the Frog: ...Tito...
Tito Mouse:
Kermit the Frog:
J.P. Mouse:
Kermit the Frog:
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Each episode is numbered, and this number is displayed at the start of the episode. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saved by the Bell: The College Years: Teacher's Pet (1993) See more »

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I LOVE TRASH
Performed by Oscar the Grouch
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one of the coolest educational shows on TV.
24 May 2000 | by (Wisconsin) – See all my reviews

Sesame Street was my favorite show when I was a kid. I remember a scene from the episode where Mr. Hooper died. Gordon told Big Bird that he died. Big Bird thought he would come back, but Gordon told Big Bird that he wouldn't. This episode dealt with death in a way young children would understand, which makes it a classic.

I'll admit it. Sometimes when I'm flipping through the channels, I'll stop and watch SS for awhile. It brings back so many childhood memories.


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