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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 / ... (267 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Bert / ... (268 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (250 episodes, 1970-2013)
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 Ernie / ... (236 episodes, 1969-2005)
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 Maria / ... (208 episodes, 1971-2014)
Martin P. Robinson ...
 Telly Monster / ... (202 episodes, 1982-2015)
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 Elmo / ... (187 episodes, 1982-2014)
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 Bob / ... (183 episodes, 1969-2014)
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 Gordon / ... (177 episodes, 1974-2014)
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 Luis / ... (164 episodes, 1971-2014)
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 Two-Headed Monster / ... (157 episodes, 1974-1998)
Loretta Long ...
 Susan / ... (131 episodes, 1969-2012)
Fran Brill ...
 Prairie Dawn / ... (127 episodes, 1970-2015)
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 Baby Bear / ... (124 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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21 July 1969 (USA)  »

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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

In a lot of times you can see the strings of the puppets that are being used by the puppeteers. See more »

Quotes

[repeated line]
Zoe: Don't joke me.
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Crazy Credits

The episodes that originally aired on a Friday somewhere between 1969 and 2000 had an additional message in the funding credits saying "Recorded at Reeves Teletape III" until 1987. Starting around the 18th season of the show, the message then said, "Facilities by Unitel Video, Inc." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Casino ID's (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

A NEW WAY TO WALK
Written by Mark Saltzman and Joe Raposo
Performed by The Oinker Sisters
1986 Sesame Street Records, Instruct. Children's Music, Inc. (ASCAP)
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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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