Weekly Muppet Wednesday: The Beetles

Renee Angely The Beetles Performed by: Richard Hunt-Lead Singer- “Letter B”, “Hey Food” and “Thinking of U” Christopher Cerf (Voice)- Lead singer- “Hey Food” Paul Jacobs-“There’s a Lot of Different Ways to Get to School” Jonathan Cerf Puppeteers: Jerry Nelson Brian Muehl Michael Earl First Appearance: Sesame Street season 11 (1979) Most Recent Appearance: Sesame…

Weekly Muppet Wednesday: Sopwith the Camel

Michael Wermuth Jnr Weekly Muppet Wednesday – Sopwith The Camel BEST KNOWN ROLE Dancing camel. FIRST APPEARANCE The Muppet Show Episode 313: Helen Reddy, 1978 MOST RECENT APPEARANCE The Muppet Show Episode 518: Marty Feldman, 1980 PERFORMER Various WHO IS SOPWITH THE CAMEL? Sopwith the Camel is a full-bodied dancing camel who appeared from time to…

Weekly Muppet Wednesday: Lightning

Michael Wermuth Jnr. LIGHTNING Best-known Role: A young reindeer-in-training, who can fly faster than the speed of lightning. Most Notable Appearance: Elmo Saves Christmas, 1996 Performer: Joey Mazzarino WHO IS LIGHTNING? Lightning is a young reindeer who resides at the North Pole, featured most prominently in the Sesame Street special Elmo Saves Christmas. He’s too…

Weekly Muppet – umm… Saturday – Flash

By Michael Wermuth Jnr FLASH BEST KNOWN ROLE Saxophone player for Solid Foam. PEFORMED BY Steve Whitmire FIRST APPEARANCE The Jim Henson Hour Episode 103: Power, 1989 MOST RECENT APPEARANCE Muppets Tonight Episode 204: Heather Lockear, 1997 WHO IS FLASH? Flash is the saxophone player for Solid Foam. He is also the one who is…

Weekly Muppet Wednesday: Irving Bizarre

Written by Ed Castle IRVING BIZARRE PERFORMED BY Jerry Nelson ONLY APPEARANCE The Muppet Show Season 1, Episode 22 (Ethel Merman) BEST KNOWN ROLE Fozzie Bear’s agent WHO IS IRVING BIZARRE? Irving Bizarre is a talent agent who works for Fozzie Bear, who is so short that his top hat completely covers his body up…