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Air Date: November 10th, 1969

Series Summary
Preparing children socially and academically for school.

Rating: TVY

Genres: Educational, Children


Next Episode - Season 47, Ep. 30 : Battle of the ChefsJul 29, 2017

Chris and Elmo help Alan compete in challenges to become the "Cast Iron Cook."

  • Season 47 - Episode 35 : Snazzy Society Sep 2, 2017

  • Season 47 - Episode 34 : The Four Sneezons Aug 26, 2017

  • Season 47 - Episode 33 : Hide and Seek Rudy Aug 19, 2017

  • Season 47 - Episode 32 : Rudy Lets Loose Aug 12, 2017

  • Season 47 - Episode 31 : Hello Rudy Aug 5, 2017

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  • In the season premiere, the primary story line involves Nina, as a babysitter, trying to get Elmo and Abby to calm down enough to be put to bed. “You’re too excited,” she says. “You need to do something relaxing.” This is already a better premise for a half-hour show than 98 percent of the frenetic sitcoms on the air.... The Sesame Street touchstones remain in place: There is the letter (“B”) and number (“10”) of the day, for example. Show More

  • The biggest change is that the show is a half-hour, not an hour. Still, it's close to business as usual, or at least as usual as in the last several years. Still, it's close to business as usual, or at least as usual as in the last several years: It's still incredibly Elmo-centric, to the chagrin of those who preferred the more Big Bird–focused early years, though our fuzzy red friend grates less than the lavender fairy Abby Cadabby, introduced in 2006, whose true purpose remains unclear. Show More

  • Sure, Sesame Street has been gentrified, but it hasn’t lost its charms. How you get to Sesame Street might be different, but the destination? As familiar as ever. Show More

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