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Thursday roundup: Jackson lands in Cleveland; Kalish remembers Adler

The hire is part of an organizational restructuring at ideastream stations WVIZ/PBS, 90.3 WCPN and WCLV Classical 104.9. a Pubradio freelancer Jon Kalish wrote a remembrance of NPR reporter Margot Adler for the Jewish Daily Forward .


Related Topix: Pagan/Wiccan, Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Cincinnati CityBeat

Puppets Provide Inspiration for Local Creative

Wearing a Mister Rogers T-shirt with the words "never forget" emblazoned across it, Terrence Burke studies a newspaper while drinking an iced coffee at Northside's Sidewinder Coffee.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Children TV, Entertainment, Television, Steve Whitmire, Kevin Clash, Animated TV

Cape Gazette

Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance" at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center ...

Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance" at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center October 7 & 8 - Tickets on sale Friday, August 8 Elmo's got the moves.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television

USA Today

Photos: What I learned on the set of 'Sesame Street'

It's shot just steps away from Orange is the New Black. The set is extremely small.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Pasadena Weekly

'Sesame Street' Grows Up

Think back to your first memories of the Muppets and you will likely envision the peaceful environs of the classic children's TV show "Sesame Street," or perhaps the innocent comic anarchy of the many Muppets movies.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television, Emmy Awards, Puppet Up!

Wed Jul 23, 2014

University of Florida News

Friends old and new meet on Sesame Street in Gainesville

Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby and their friends welcome Chamki, Grover's friend from India, to Sesame Street.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television, Kevin Clash, Gainesville, FL, University of Florida

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Tuesday roundup: Rosen fires back on ombud debate; new podcast app hits Apple store

He interviewed New York University professor Jay Rosen , who wrote about NPR's changes to the ombudsman's job description and was criticized by NPR Chief Content Officer Kinsey Wilson and NPR Senior Vice President of News Margaret Low Smith for what they called "lazy" and "lousy" reporting.


Related Topix: New York University, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Marin Theatre Company Produces West Coast Premiere of Fetch Clay, Make Man, 8/14-9/7

Marin Theatre Company, in a bi-coastal co-production with Maryland's Round House Theatre, will open its 48th Season with the West Coast premiere of Fetch Clay, Make Man, an historical drama that draws its inspiration from a peculiar event from the Civil Rights Era: a press conference at which heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali , n Cassius ... (more)


Related Topix: Ali, Hip-Hop, Celebrities, Muhammad Ali, Theater, Arts, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, African-American, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television

Mon Jul 14, 2014

New York Post

Tavis Smiley celebrates 16 years on late night TV

When Tavis Smiley says he's "busier than a one-legged man in a butt-kicking contest," he's not exaggerating.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Caroll Spinney

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Watford Observer

July 13, 2000

Hollywood superstar Kate Winslet and screen legend Peter O'Toole have been rubbing shoulders with the likes of The Tweenies and The Hoobs at Elstree Studios over the past few weeks.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Kate Winslet, Kevin Clash, Steve Whitmire, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Miami Herald

Celebs enjoy Florida Supercon as much as fans

The ninth annual Florida Supercon was definitely the place to be, if interested in reminiscing, people watching or embracing 'your' inner geekness.


Related Topix: Florida, Cyanide Studios, Atlus Co., Game of Thrones, Video Games, Children TV, Caroll Spinney, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, 9heads Game Studios, Damned


Carrie Underwood's 'Music' Receives Four Emmy Nods

The Sound of Music Live , starring Carrie Underwood in the lead role of Maria, was nominated for four Emmy awards Thursday: Outstanding Music Direction, Outstanding Directing for a Variety Special, Outstanding Special Class Program and Outstanding Technical Direction, Camerawork, Video Control for a Miniseries, Movie or a Special.


Related Topix: Game Show, American Idol, Reality TV, Entertainment, Television, Carrie Underwood, Emmy Awards, Animated TV, Children TV, True Blood, Music

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Anti-Semitic Elmo Spurs Times Square Character Crackdown

Cartoon characters like Mickey Mouse and Spider-man have been adored by generations of children, but their costumed counterparts who roam New York City's Times Square are more a public nuisance, New York City lawmakers said on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Children TV, Animated TV, Television, Entertainment, Kevin Clash, Life, Hello Kitty, Hobbies, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Township Journal

Rap, tap, clap and flap with furry, feathered friends at Prudential Center

Elmo's got the moves. Have you got the moves? Families are invited to get up and get moving with Elmo, Abby Cadabby and all everyone's favorite Sesame Street friends when Sesame Street Live “Let's Dance!” visits Newark's Prudential Center from Saturday, Sept.


Related Topix: Animated TV, Children TV, Entertainment, Television, Kevin Clash

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Muppets Among Us

It's time to play the musicIt's time to light the lightsIt's time to meet the Muppets on the Muppet Show tonight Some of the most identifiable characters in contemporary culture are The Muppets .


Related Topix: The Muppet Movie, Comedy Movies, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, The Muppets, Children TV, The Muppet Show, Entertainment, Television, Animated TV, Jim Henson

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Free Republic

Bert and Ernie gay marriage cake leaves Christian bakery facing court threat

A Christian-run bakery is facing legal action from a Government agency for refusing to produce a cake carrying a picture of the Sesame Street characters Bert and Ernie and the slogan 'support gay marriage'.


Related Topix: Cake, Life, Dessert, Food, Baked Goods, Gay/Lesbian, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Wedding, Antrim County, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom