Frank Oz Visits The Museum of Moving Image

“A Conversation with Frank Oz” at NYC’s Museum of the Moving Image Alison Durkee – Last weekend I had the incredible opportunity of seeing the one and only Frank Oz in person at the Museum of the Moving Image in New York City. The museum is currently housing the amazing “Jim Henson’s Fantastic World” exhibit,…

Jim Henson’s Fantastic World Takes Manhattan

We mentioned awhile ago that the extremely popular touring exhibit, Jim Henson’s Fantastic World, was making its way to the Museum of the Moving Image in New York. The exhibition opens in all its fuzzy glory on July 16th and closes on January 16, 2012, so Muppet fans have plenty of time to visit the…

News Update: April 21, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: April 21, 2011 Our good friends over at Mighty Fine T-Shirts have alerted us to some fun new Muppet and Sesame Street t-shirts available in their store. There are three odd but cool Sesame Street Zombie t-shirts. Designed by Evan Cheng, these shirts are exclusive to Mighty Fine and include Big Bird, Elmo,…

Jane Henson’s Fantastic World

Ryan Dosier – This past Thursday, February 24th, I had the incredible opportunity to visit Peoria, Illinois. Now, normally, this would be an exceptionally unincredible thing (especially at the end of February on a day when ten inches of snow is predicted), but on February 24th, the one and only Jane Henson, wife of Jim…

News Update: February 18, 2011

NEWS UPDATE: February 18, 2011 As we reported earlier this week, Elmo, Cookie Monster, and Telly appeared on Bravo’s Top Chef on Wednesday night to judge a cookie making contest. (With no tongues? No way.) The whole episode has yet to surface online–which is fine, because the Sesame Street monsters only appeared in he first…

Jim Henson’s Fantastic World Blows Away the Windy City

Today we have a very, very exciting article from new contributor Danny Beckwith. Danny visited the Jim Henson’s Fantastic World exhibit last Thursday in Chicago, Illinois for its members-only preview night. He visited with The Jim Henson Legacy’s Karen Falk and Arthur Novell, along with Muppet legend, now president of The Jim Henson Legacy, Bonnie…