Muppet History 101

This unique program of rarities examines the origins of the Muppets, including early live TV appearances, unusual commercials, guest spots on the Jimmy Dean and Dick Cavett Shows, and much more. Plus, this program contains excerpts from the rarely seen pilot for what would become The Muppet Show,The Muppets: Sex and Violence featuring a tribute to the Seven Deadly Sins.

This series is produced by The Jim Henson Legacy and The Brooklyn Academy of Music. Tour Executive Producer IrenaKovarova. Film and program notes courtesy of The Jim Henson Legacy™ & © 2012 The Jim Henson Company. JIM HENSON’s mark & logo, characters and elements are trademarks of The Jim Henson Company. All rights reserved. MUPPET, MUPPETS and the Muppets Characters are registered trademarks of  Disney. All rights reserved. © 2012 Disney. Sesame Street ® and associated characters, trademarks and design elements are owned and licensed by Sesame Workshop. © 2012 Sesame Workshop. All rights reserved.



Saturday, August 11