PREVIEWS BEGIN TONIGHT FOR “SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL” – NEW ELMO VIDEO ALSO RELEASED
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, PLEASE
PREVIEWS BEGIN TONIGHT FOR
“SESAME STREET: THE MUSICAL”
NEW ELMO AT SARDI’S VIDEO
LIMITED ENGAGEMENT OFF-BROADWAY
RUNS THROUGH NOVEMBER 27
AT THEATRE ROW THEATRE
New York, NY (September 8, 2022) – Sesame Street: The Musical begins performances tonight Off-Broadway at Theatre Row Theatre (410 West 42nd Street)., produced by Rockefeller Productions, a leader in quality family entertainment, and Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind the iconic “Sesame Street.” Sesame Street: The Musical will run through Thursday, November 27, 2022 with an opening night set for Monday, September 19. For all ticketing and further information please go to www.sesamestreetmusical.com.
“Sesame Street’s” very own Elmo, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, Grover, Rosita, Bert, Ernie, Oscar the Grouch, Gabrielle, and a host of Honkers, Martians, and other favorites will appear onstage in their very own musical. Filled with live puppetry, iconic songs fans know and love, new compositions by Tom Kitt, Helen Park, and Nate Edmondson, and special celebrity guest stars, this production is designed for both the young and the young-at-heart, including things for fans of all ages. The show is written, directed, and produced by Jonathan Rockefeller.
“Sesame Street” first aired in 1969 and is now in its 52nd season in the U.S. It is seen in 150 countries and continues to expand globally with content production and distribution, consumer products, English learning and formal education, and themed entertainment. “Sesame Street” has won 11 Grammys and 214 Emmys– more than any other children’s show.
About Sesame Workshop
Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit educational organization behind “Sesame Street”, the pioneering television show that has been reaching and teaching children since 1969. Today, Sesame Workshop is an innovative force for change, with a mission to help kids everywhere grow smarter, stronger, and kinder. We’re present in more than 150 countries, serving vulnerable children through a wide range of media, formal education, and philanthropically funded social impact programs, each grounded in rigorous research and tailored to the needs and cultures of the communities we serve. For more information, please visit www.sesameworkshop.org.
About Rockefeller Productions
Rockefeller Productions is currently in New York and around the world with such acclaimed productions as Disney’s Winnie the Pooh: The New Musical Stage Adaptation, Paddington Gets in a Jam, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, Pixar Putt, Awesome: The Interactive Exhibition of Lego® Models! and 10 Little Rubber Ducks. For more information, please visit www.rockefellerproductions.com.
A leader in family entertainment, Rockefeller Productions values the safety of its guests and its staff and will enforce any and all current industry safety standards. They look forward to welcoming audiences to live theatre with confidence and ease.
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