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Sesame Street special

1987

Running length: 48  minutes

 

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Summary

This season 19 primetime special features the cast and Muppets of Sesame Street joined by numerous special guests. Highlights from the show include: Gladys Knight and the Pips sing the opening theme; Phil Donahue performs an on-the-street interview with the cast and several Muppets; Martina Navratilova, Barbara Walters, and Ralph Nader are featured in a segment of "People in your Neighborhood"; the Muppets sing "Put Down the Ducky" joined by a variety of celebrities; Patti LaBelle sings about the letter X; and in a segment of Monsterpiece Theater hosted by the Cookie Monster, Grover stars in "The 39 Stairs".

Credits

Muppet performers, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, Martin P. Robinson, Kevin Clash, Pam Arciero, Fred Garbo, Bryant Young, Camille Bonora, David Rudman, Jim Henson ; Muppets by Caroly Wilcox, Kermit Love ; executive producer, Dulcy Singer.

To cite or link to this item, use this identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/410