Watch ‘Muppet Christmas Carol’ with Brian Henson & Dave Goelz!

Jarrod Fairclough – The Muppet Christmas Carol is currently celebrating its 25th anniversary, and Disney have done a wonderful job ensuring the film gets the recognition it deserves.  There’s been quizzes, cards and even an edible poster. And now, in the biggest treat of the year, director Brian Henson and Muppet performer Dave Goelz have sat…

Muppet Christmas Carol Facts with Kermit

Jarrod Fairclough – The Muppet Christmas Carol turns 25 this year.  So, to celebrate, Bob Cratchit himself Kermit the Frog has gathered together five fun facts about the film.  And, in typical Muppet style, they’re all pretty ridiculous.  But do make me feel 87% more Christmassy, so…

The Muppet Christmas Commentary – Part 2

Jarrod Fairclough – Last weekend I sat down with my best pal Beaker Matt to watch The Muppet Christmas Carol.  I’m a hardcore super fan who can recite the film in its entirety, and he owns the DVD and watches it once in a blue moon.  In Part 1 we discussed the music, Michael Caine and horror…

The Muppet Christmas Commentary – Part 1

Jarrod Fairclough – Ask any Muppet fan their favorite Christmas film, and they’ll no doubt say The Muppet Christmas Carol.  Which is fair enough, because it’s an incredible film.  It’s also one of those rare Muppet projects where many non-hardcore fans look back on it fondly as a Christmas tradition.  So I thought I’d get together…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Ghost of Christmas Past

Written by Abigail Maughan. GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PAST Performed by… Jessica Fox (voice) Karen Prell, Rob Tygner, William Todd-Jones (puppeteers) Only appearance… The Muppet Christmas Carol (1992) Best known role… The Ghost of Christmas Past Memorable quote… “I told you, these are the shadows of the things that have been. That they are what they are,…

News Update: June 19, 2014

JUNE 19, 2014 The biggest news this week is that Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy will be appearing on PBS’s annual A Capitol Fourth special celebrating the 4th of July. Kermit and Piggy will perform “Rainbow Connection” with the National Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductor Jack Everly. The appearance will be in conjunction with…