Street Old School DVD's coming October 24
box set will include five classic episodes from 1969-1974, the original
pilot and more than 45 bonus sketches and songs
of Sesame Workshop
you remember how to get to Sesame Street? Relive those memorable
moments from your childhood with Sesame Street: Old School. The
best of seasons one to five are all here, for the first time ever
on DVD. Included are the best episodes from these early years, the
original pilot as it aired, and tons of extras.
Do you remember the Ladybug Picnic? How about Wanda the Witch? Did
you learn to count with Bill Cosby or James Earl Jones? Sing "Nasty
Dan" with Johnny Cash? Sesame Street: Old School has something for
everyone, whether you just love those adorable monsters (and one
Big Bird), or you want to share the show with your children.
Make an Abracadabra Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich, grab your
rubber duckie, and head on down to where the air is sweet!
Street: Old School Volume 1 releases on DVD October 24.
time ever on DVD - the best of the first 5 years of the ground-breaking
show, Sesame Street
over 7 hours of classic content
complete hour-long episodes
45 bonus segments:
original pilot for the show - first time available anywhere!
appearances from James Earl Jones, Jesse Jackson, Johnny
Cash, Jackie Robinson
segments every parent will remember: "I Love Trash," "Rubber
Duckie," "C is for Cookie"
animations include Ladybug Picnic, Alligator King, King
of Eight, Pinball Number Count
the same day, October 24th, Sony BMG will also release The
World According To Sesame Street. This documentary debuts
that same day on PBS's Independent Lens, and "is a behind-the-scenes
look at the unexpected dynamics of producing the most-watch
children's television show in some of the world's political
hotspots. The film follows productions in Bangladesh, Kosovo,
and South Africa and examines how producers from Sesame Workshop
take Sesame Street as we know it, and localize it with indigenous
songs, puppets and educational content."
Best of the Electric Company Volume 2 will be released on
DVD November 14, 2006.
Street Season 45 premieres Monday September 15
Muppeteer Kevin Clash resigns from Sesame Street
Clash takes leave from Sesame Street
Street to air hurricane special Friday November 9
Street Old School Volume 3 coming to DVD November 6
• Sesame Street Season 43 begins September 24 on PBS
support essential for production to begin on "I Am Big
Am Big Bird" Caroll Spinney documentary in development