NEW YORK —
Big Bird, Elmo and stars of “Sesame Street” are leaving their quiet neighborhood and embarking on a street journey.
The nonprofit Sesame Workshop talked about Tuesday a assortment of Muppets will take part in a 10-city journey to have a good time the current’s 50th anniversary advertising and marketing marketing campaign with free park festivals, dwell performances and youngster nice actions.
Steve Youngwood, the chief working officer of Sesame Workshop, says the tour is every “a nod to the work we’ve done and a nod to the work we’re going to do” however as well as “a celebration and reward to everyone who helped us get here.”
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The Muppets will spend Friday-Sunday in each metropolis, filming segments for the current with native youngsters and highlighting people and places essential to the group. There moreover will be actions like a huge maze, a treasure dig, image alternate options, sweepstakes and a cookies-and-milk snack station.
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The tour begins June 1 in New York after which has Saturday celebrations in Washington, D.C., on June 8; Pittsburgh on June 15; Detroit on June 22; Chicago on June 29; Dallas on July 6; Kansas City on July 13; Denver on July 20; Seattle on July 27 and Los Angeles on Aug. 3.
“It brings together who we are — from the show to the local community organization to the fans — in a way that we had absolutely never done. It’s amazing. You think 50 years and things we’ve never done before: This level of local engagement in a comprehensive way is something we’ve never done. And we’re really, really excited.”
The 50th season of “Sesame Street” kicks off in November with a star-studded primetime explicit that may embrace new takes on conventional segments and visits from “Sesame Street” icons.
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