Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 5

Shane Keating – So, here we are, at the very end of the season. It’s been fun going over the show week by week, so let’s take a look the last six episodes of the season. EPISODES “Jack’s Big Jump” and “Three Cheers for Us” were both repeats from previous seasons, so there’s nothing new to…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 4

Shane Keating – We’re back with a look at the new Sesame Street Season 44 episodes that have aired over the course of the last month or so! Let’s take a look at what was aired: EPISODES“Rosita’s Abuela”, another in the Hispanic-themed episodes this season, was very good. It’s great they’re doing more storylines with Rosita’s Mexican…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 3

Shane Keating – Hello folks, and Happy (belated) Thanksgiving! The latest batch of Sesame Street episodes we’ll go over today isn’t too big, but since the next new episode won’t be airing until next week, I’d rather not wait. So, let’s dive into these three episodes. STREET STORIES“Gotcha!”: A not-very long street story, but pretty good.…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 2

Shane Keating – Hello, and welcome back Sesame fans! It’s time to go over the several, latest episodes from Sesame Street’s 44th, including a very special episode… STREET STORIES The first “new” episode since my last review was actually a repeat of the season 39 episode, “The Help-O-Bots.” Just the story is reused, the rest of…

Sesame Street Season 44 Reviews, Part 1

Shane Keating – Sesame Street’s groundbreaking 44th season is finally here it is! As one of the site’s resident Sesame experts and fanatics, here’s what I thought on the first week of shows. STREET STORIES The season premiere, “Telly Gets Jealous,” was absolutely lovely. Telly and Baby Bear do usually have the best storylines of the season…

News Update: September 13, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: September 13, 2013 Lots of news this week about promotion for the release of Jim Henson: The Biography by Brian Jay Jones which finds its way on to shelves on September 24th. First and foremost, Brian Jay Jones and Dave Goelz will be appearing on NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show on September 25th to discuss the book…

Sesame Street Season 44 Preview

Shane Keating – Sesame Street‘s 44th season is starting next month and Sesame Workshop has just published their seasonal press kit online, as well as a dozen preview clips. I’ve perused it all and here’s what’s worth looking forward to when the season hits your TV screen in September. THE NEW NEIGHBORIt’s was widely announced last summer…