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I Am Big Bird: Tribute to Caroll Spinney

A Swingin’ Sesame Street Celebration- 50 Years and Counting

January 11 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Museum of the Moving Image

36-01 35 Avenue at 37 Street Queens

Free with museum admission

Suggested Ages: 8-10, 11-14, 15-18, Adult Friendly

See a special screening of I Am Big Bird  about Caroll Spinney beloved by generations of children as the man behind Sesame Street‘s Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch. Includes conversation with Cheryl Henson, director Dave LaMattina, and special guests in person.

Before or after the screening, visit interactive Jim Henson’s World for interactive Sesame Street fun.

Jim Henson’s World

Explore Jim Henson’s groundbreaking work for film and television and his transformative impact on popular culture and learn how Henson and his team of builders, performers, and writers brought to life the enduringly popular worlds of The Muppet Show, Sesame Street, Fraggle Rock, The Dark Crystal, and Labyrinth. Among the…

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