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(1976–1981)

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1980

23 Feb. 1980
The Stars of Star Wars
While the Star Wars characters search for Chewbacca around the theatre, Luke's cousin, Mark Hamill, offers to perform over the objections of the Gershwin gargling guest star, Angus McGonagle.
 
9 Feb. 1980
Christopher Reeve
Piggy is determined to perform with Christopher Reeve, who is playing up the Superman references such as the telephone booth in his dressing room for costume changes.
 
24 May 1980
Alan Arkin
Dr. Honeydew's Hyde potion keeps being left out and causes various people who drink it to become rampaging monsters.
 
3 May 1980
Doug Henning
Inspired by magician Doug Henning, Fozzie tries his hand at magic and causes a rabbit infestation.
 
15 Nov. 1980
Loretta Swit
Miss Piggy finally pushes Kermit too far, leading to the frog firing and replacing her with Loretta Swit.
 
25 Oct. 1980
Joan Baez
Beauregard misinterprets his orders to get rid of Rizzo and the rats so completely that they plot to take over the show.
 
27 Sep. 1980
James Coburn
James Coburn tries to encourage Animal to embrace serenity through Zen Buddhism, but it proves a hopeless task.
 
8 Nov. 1980
Glenda Jackson
Guest star Glenda Jackson becomes a pirate and hijacks the Muppet Theater as her ship.
 
11 Oct. 1980
Tony Randall
Tony Randall is causing accidental trouble with a book of spells, especially when he turns Miss Piggy to stone.
 
22 Nov. 1980
Mac Davis
Beaker makes several copies of himself and throws the show into chaos as they continually all chase Dr. Bunsen Honeydew around for revenge.
 
2 May 1981
Gladys Knight
The entire roof of the Muppet Theater has to be taken to the shop for repairs, exposing the show to all sorts of inclement weather.
 
29 Nov. 1980
Hal Linden
Statler and Waldorf accept the dare from Kermit to run the Muppet Show themselves and find it a chaotic challenge.
 
23 May 1981
Marty Feldman
The Muppets put on an Arabian Nights themed show with Marty Feldman as Scheherazade.
 

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