Press Releases

Recent Press Releases

June 4, 2020

Coming Together: Standing Up To Racism - A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall For Kids and Families

May 14, 2020

Sesame Workshop to debut 'The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo' on HBO MAX on Tuesday, May 27, 2020

April 29, 2020

Sesame Workshop Launches Major Expansion of 'Caring for Each Other' Initiative, with support from AT&T and Walgreens, to Help Parents and Children During COVID-19 Pandemic

April 22, 2020

The ABC’s of COVID-19: A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for Kids and Parents

April 8, 2020

Primetime Special 'Sesame Street: Elmo’s Playdate' to Offer Families Connection in Challenging Times

March 30, 2020

Sesame Workshop Expands 'Caring for Each Other' Initiative to Help Parents and Children During Coronavirus Pandemic

March 9, 2020

Sesame Workshop Launches Campaign to Raise Awareness of the Importance of Counting Every Child in the 2020 Census

January 22, 2020

New Arabic-Language Version of Sesame Street to Premiere Across the Middle East

December 8, 2019

Remembering Legendary Puppeteer Caroll Spinney

October 16, 2019


October 9, 2019

Sesame Workshop Launches Initiative to Support Children Affected by Parental Addiction

October 8, 2019

Sesame Workshop Releases Major New Study on the Role of Social Identities in Children's Lives

October 3, 2019

HBO Max and Sesame Workshop Announce New Content Partnership Cementing a Shared Commitment to Kids and Families

May 20, 2019

Sesame Workshop Launches New Initiative to Support Children in Foster Care

May 20, 2019

Blue Lizard® Australian Sunscreen Announces Collaboration with Sesame Workshop

May 9, 2019

Sesame Workshop Unveils Latest 50th Anniversary Sesame Street Collaborations with Companies Led by Mom Entrepreneurs

May 6, 2019

Sesame Workshop and Nelvana Greenlight Season 2 of Award-Winning Esme & Roy to Air on HBO in the U.S. and Treehouse in Canada in 2020

April 23, 2019

Common Sense Partners with Sesame Workshop for #DeviceFreeDinner

April 18, 2019

Sesame Workshop Kicks Off "Respect Brings Us Together" Campaign

April 16, 2019

Sesame Workshop Announces Nationwide Road Trip to Celebrate Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary

April 12, 2019

Sesame Workshop Selects Camden, NJ as New Community for Early Childhood Initiative

April 1, 2019

Julia’s New Sesame Street Muppet Family Debuts as Part of Autism Initiative

March 27, 2019

SeaWorld Entertainment and Sesame Workshop Announce Opening of Sesame Street® at SeaWorld Orlando

March 21, 2019

Sesame Workshop to Honor First Lady Michelle Obama at 50th Anniversary Gala on May 29th, 2019

March 19, 2019

Michael Preston Named New Executive Director of the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop

March 1, 2019

Blue Lizard Australian Sunscreen Partners with Sesame Workshop for Fun in the Sun Educational Content

February 26, 2019

Takalani Sesame, LEGO Foundation Launch 'Learning Through Play' Initiative to Reach Millions of Children and Caregivers Across South Africa

February 13, 2019

MetLife Foundation and Sesame Workshop Expand “Dream, Save, Do: Financial Empowerment for Families”

February 4, 2019

Sesame Street Celebrates 50 Years and Counting

December 12, 2018

Sesame Workshop Launches Nationwide Initiative to Address the Impact of Homelessness Among America’s Youngest Children

December 5, 2018

The LEGO Foundation Awards $100 million to Sesame Workshop to Bring the Power of Learning through Play to Children Affected by the Rohingya and Syrian Refugee Crises

November 30, 2018

Brand New Series Cookie Monster’s Foodie Truck Launches on Tiny Pop Next Week

November 27, 2018

Leaders and Most Promising Ventures in Early Childhood Development Convene at First-of-Its-Kind Early Futures Event

November 12, 2018

Warner Music Group’s Arts Music & Sesame Workshop Partner to Re-launch Sesame Street Records

November 12, 2018

UNIQLO Launches “Cards for Hope” Campaign in Support of Sesame Workshop and the International Rescue Committee’s Program for Refugee Children in the Middle East

October 29, 2018

Sesame Workshop Debuts 49th Season of Sesame Street on HBO on Saturday, November 10, 2018

October 17, 2018

Puppeteer Caroll Spinney Announces Retirement from Sesame Street

September 27, 2018

Toda City and Sesame Workshop Introduce First Formal Sesame Street Curriculum For Schools in Japan

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