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SESAME STREET


Sesame Street is a long-running American children's television series created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The program is known for its educational content, and images communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, animation, short films, humor, and cultural references. The series premiered on November 10, 1969 to positive reviews, some controversy, and high ratings.

QUEENS FOR A CAUSE Takes to the Screen Tonight, Featuring Jackie Cox, Amanda D'Archan Photo QUEENS FOR A CAUSE Takes to the Screen Tonight, Featuring Jackie Cox, Amanda D'Archangelis, Emily Bautista and More
by BWW News Desk - April 19, 2021

Tonight, April 19th, 2021 8PM EST, QUEENS FOR A CAUSE takes to the screen! The revamped Leg Up On Life original show will feature brand new performances to raise money for the organizations Artist Grant and Scholarship Programs. The show will be hosted by Jackie Cox from Ru Paul's Drag Race season 1...
BWW Review: HOLE IN THE WALL at Hotel Henri Brings Inspired Cuisine to the Flatiron Photo BWW Review: HOLE IN THE WALL at Hotel Henri Brings Inspired Cuisine to the Flatiron
by Marina Kennedy - March 11, 2021

There’s a welcome addition to the Flatiron neighborhood that our readers should know about. Hole in the Wall, New York’s beloved Australian restaurant and café, has opened at Hotel Henri on West 24th Street....
The Marsh Shares Compelling Stories in SOLO ARTS HEAL Series Photo The Marsh Shares Compelling Stories in SOLO ARTS HEAL Series
by BWW News Desk - March 11, 2021

The Marsh presents an inspiring lineup of individuals sharing deeply personal journeys in the MarshStream Solo Arts Heal series, discussing emotionally charged topics that range from facing dementia to sexual violence, jumping into climate change activism to dating someone with a psychiatric disorde...
Nicolas King's ACT ONE Album Featuring Liza Minnelli, Tom Selleck, Jane Monheit, and Photo Nicolas King's ACT ONE Album Featuring Liza Minnelli, Tom Selleck, Jane Monheit, and Norm Lewis Out Today on CD
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2021

CLUB44 RECORDS is launching their relationship with acclaimed vocalist Nicolas King with the release of his new collection Act One: Celebrating 25 Years of Recordings, which is available on CD today, Friday, February 26. The album was released in streaming and digital formats last month....
Two new MADE IN NY Talks Announced for Spring 2021 Photo Two new MADE IN NY Talks Announced for Spring 2021
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2021

The Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment has announced two new “Made in NY” Talks for Spring 2021: “Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street” on April 22, and “Marketing, Messaging and the Public Interest” on April 26.  All “Made in NY” Talks are free, virtual and open to the public. ...
Children's Label 8 Pound Gorilla Records Launches With Diverse Roster Photo Children's Label 8 Pound Gorilla Records Launches With Diverse Roster
by BWW News Desk - February 09, 2021

A new music label aims to break the mold in marketing music to children and families. Headed up by a team of seasoned executives, with A&R curation by Kenny Curtis (of SiriusXM Kids Place Live fame), 8 Pound Gorilla Records has announced its first roster of acclaimed and award-winning artists offeri...
Nicolas King's Album Release Party to Feature Carol Burnett, Fran Drescher, Max von E Photo Nicolas King's Album Release Party to Feature Carol Burnett, Fran Drescher, Max von Essen, Norm Lewis and More
by BWW News Desk - April 15, 2021

CLUB44 RECORDS will celebrate the new Nicolas King album Act One: Celebrating 25 Years of Recordings on Wednesday, April 28 at 8:00 PM Eastern with an all-star online release party event. Nicolas will perform several songs with Mike Renzi at the piano....
Santa Barbara Symphony's Historic Pandemic Season Culminates In Triumphant Finale Photo Santa Barbara Symphony's Historic Pandemic Season Culminates In Triumphant Finale
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2021

The Santa Barbara Symphony performs its season finale, “Triumph,” celebrating its most innovative, inspirational and creative season ever in its six-decade history....
Sonia Manzano Begins Performances in THE TEMPEST at Radial Park Photo Sonia Manzano Begins Performances in THE TEMPEST at Radial Park
by BWW News Desk - May 07, 2021

Sonia Manzano, who spent 44 years performing as Maria and writing for  the popular and enduring children's television series Sesame Street, and who was recently featured in the new documentary Street Gang: How We Got to Sesame Street will begin performances tonight in this live outdoor production of...
Children's Music Label 8 Pound Gorilla Records Launches With Exciting Roster Photo Children's Music Label 8 Pound Gorilla Records Launches With Exciting Roster
by TV News Desk - February 09, 2021

A new music label aims to break the mold in marketing music to children and families. Headed up by a team of seasoned executives, with A&R curation by Kenny Curtis (of SiriusXM Kids Place Live fame), 8 Pound Gorilla Records announces its first roster of acclaimed and award-winning artists offering s...
Santa Barbara Symphony's Historic Pandemic Season Culminates In Triumphant Finale Photo Santa Barbara Symphony's Historic Pandemic Season Culminates In Triumphant Finale
by BWW News Desk - April 27, 2021

The Santa Barbara Symphony performs its season finale, “Triumph,” celebrating its most innovative, inspirational and creative season ever in its six-decade history....
VIDEO: Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW Welcomes Cate Elefante and Nikki Kim  Photo VIDEO: Joshua Turchin's THE EARLY NIGHT SHOW Welcomes Cate Elefante and Nikki Kim 
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2021

The Early Night Show with Joshua Turchin- Virtual Edition Podcast has released a new episode. Season six, episode seven stars Cate Elefante (Broadway: Waitress, TV/Film: Sesame Street, A Mouthful of Air), and Nikki Kim. ...
Queens Theatre Announces Winter Break Drama Classes For Kids Photo Queens Theatre Announces Winter Break Drama Classes For Kids
by BWW News Desk - February 05, 2021

Queens Theatre today unveiled a week of virtual programming to entertain, educate and enlighten New York City Public School students during the winter break, from Monday, February 15th to Friday, February 19th, 2021....
BWW Interview: Nicolas King of New CD ACT ONE: CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF RECORDINGS Photo BWW Interview: Nicolas King of New CD ACT ONE: CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF RECORDINGS
by Stephen Mosher - January 29, 2021

Nicolas King dug into the vaults and found some treasures, then he made some new ones and he is sharing them with the world on a new album that celebrates his brief time already spent in show business....
Nicolas King to Release New Album Featuring Liza Minnelli, Tom Selleck, Norm Lewis an Photo Nicolas King to Release New Album Featuring Liza Minnelli, Tom Selleck, Norm Lewis and More
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2021

CLUB44 RECORDS is launching their relationship with acclaimed vocalist Nicolas King with the release of his new collection Act One: Celebrating 25 Years of Recordings, which will be available in streaming and digital formats on Friday, January 22....
IN THE HEIGHTS Film Soundtrack Set for June 11 Release Photo IN THE HEIGHTS Film Soundtrack Set for June 11 Release
by TV News Desk - April 21, 2021

Slated to open on June 11, 2021 in U.S. theaters and on HBO Max, the film will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures.  It will be available on HBO Max for 31 days from theatrical release. “In the Heights” is rated PG-13 for some language and suggestive references. ...
Celebrate Mother's Day With All Of Your Mom-Centric Favorites On HBO Max Photo Celebrate Mother's Day With All Of Your Mom-Centric Favorites On HBO Max
by TV News Desk - May 06, 2021

From classic movies like, “The Wizard of Oz,” “Dirty Dancing, “Crazy Rich Asians,” “27 Dresses” and “The Notebook” to Max Originals such as “Love Life,” “Selena + Chef, and “The Great Pottery Throwdown,” to beloved HBO series like “Big Little Lies” and “Sex and the City,” there’s something for every...
VALENTINE'S DAY DINING in NYC-Treat Yourself and Loved Ones Photo VALENTINE'S DAY DINING in NYC-Treat Yourself and Loved Ones
by Marina Kennedy - February 05, 2021

It’s that time of year to celebrate the people we adore. There’s good news for galentines, valentines, and everyone who wants to share the love with tasty cuisine. Indoor dining will return to NYC on Friday, February 12 at 25% capacity. So whether you wish to dine in, take out, prep a meal kit, or g...
Wake Up With BWW 1/20: James Corden, Patti LuPone & More Sing Trump-Themed 'One Day M Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/20: James Corden, Patti LuPone & More Sing Trump-Themed 'One Day More' and More!
by Stephi Wild - January 20, 2021

Today's top stories: James Corden is joined by Patti LuPone and more in Trump-themed 'One Day More', Laura Benanti returns as Melania Trump one final time, and more!...
VIDEO: Watch 30 Broadway Stars Make Music with Muppets! Photo VIDEO: Watch 30 Broadway Stars Make Music with Muppets!
by BWW News Desk - January 19, 2021

Since Jim Henson first burst onto the scene over six decades ago, Muppets have taken center stage in pop culture, appearing on film, television, and beyond. From the kid-centric Sesame Street to the universally loved The Muppets Show, the furry (and felty) creatures have often used music to entertai...
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emerald Fennell, and Emile Mosseri To Be Honored at the 4th Annua Photo Lin-Manuel Miranda, Emerald Fennell, and Emile Mosseri To Be Honored at the 4th Annual HCA Awards
by TV News Desk - January 15, 2021

The Hollywood Critics Association (HCA) has revealed three additional recipients who will receive honorary awards at the 4th Annual HCA Awards Ceremony. The event will stream virtually on Friday, March 5, 2021. ...
10 Student Blogs to Check Out This Week - February 22-26, 2021 Photo 10 Student Blogs to Check Out This Week - February 22-26, 2021
by BWW News Desk - February 26, 2021

Read the latest from student bloggers Jaclyn, Drew, Madison, Rachel, and more!...
VIDEO: Daveed Diggs Sings and Raps in Super Bowl DoorDash Commerical Photo VIDEO: Daveed Diggs Sings and Raps in Super Bowl DoorDash Commerical
by Stage Tube - February 08, 2021

Daveed Diggs was featured in a new musical Super Bowl ad for DoorDash! The Broadway star sings and raps, with the help of some Sesame Street characters including Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Grover, and more....
Fabulist Theatre Presents The Musical Episode: A TV Themed Cabaret Photo Fabulist Theatre Presents The Musical Episode: A TV Themed Cabaret
by BWW News Desk - February 28, 2021

Fabulist Theatre has announced the North American cast of 'The Musical Episode' - The TV Themed Cabaret! These performers are from all over the country but mainly hail from Toronto, Vancouver and in areas of The United States....
Adam Schlesinger Will Be Honored With Tribute Concert Featuring Rachel Bloom, John Ga Photo Adam Schlesinger Will Be Honored With Tribute Concert Featuring Rachel Bloom, John Gallagher Jr., & Many More
by TV News Desk - April 16, 2021

Participants include 'Crazy Ex-Girlfriend' star and co-writer Rachel Bloom and Tony-winning actor John Gallagher Jr., as well as collaborators like Mike Viola, Mickey Dolenz, Sean Ono Lennon, and Taylor Hanson. ...