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

SESAME STREET’S HISTORIC 50TH SEASON KICKS OFF NOVEMBER 9TH, 2019, ON HBO WITH A STAR-STUDDED PRIMETIME SPECIAL

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

August 30, 2018

Joan Ganz Cooney to receive IBC2018 International Honour for Excellence

August 29, 2018

Sesame Workshop Awards Development Deals to Two Emerging Writers in Second Annual “Sesame Street Writers’ Room” Fellowship

August 1, 2018

Shout! Factory and Sesame Workshop Announce Home Entertainment Distribution Deal

July 25, 2018

Sesame Workshop and Nelvana to Debut Original Animated Series “Esme & Roy” on HBO in the U.S. and on Treehouse in Canada, August 18

July 19, 2018

McGraw-Hill Education and Sesame Workshop Announce Collaboration to Bring Enhanced Curricula to Classrooms – and Families – Around the Country

July 2, 2018

Sesame Workshop Names New Licensing Agents for Sesame Street in UK, Eire, and the Benelux

June 27, 2018

Steve Youngwood and Sherrie Westin, Who Have Played Pivotal Roles in the Organization’s Global Growth, Named to Newly-Created Divisional President Positions

June 25, 2018

Exclusive Sesame Street Content, with English and Mandarin Language Programs, Debuts on iQIYI

May 31, 2018

At 16th Annual Benefit, Sesame Workshop Announces a Groundbreaking Gift from Peter G. Peterson in Honor of Sesame Street Co-Founder

May 29, 2018

Vewd and Kaltura to Bring Sesame Street to Millions of Families Around the World

May 7, 2018

Nelvana Welcomes Sesame Street to the Neighborhood with Exclusive Canadian Broadcast and Licensing Partnership

April 24, 2018

New Apparel Collaboration For Asia Mark Next Phase of Sesame Street's Fashion and Lifestyle Expansion

April 13, 2018

Sesame Workshop Promotes Michael Levine to Chief Knowledge Officer

April 2, 2018

Sesame Workshop Builds on Success of Julia, First-ever Autistic Muppet, with continued Commitment to Autistic Children & Their Families

February 14, 2018

Sesame Street Debuts New Furry and Fashionable Apparel and Lifestyle Collaborations

February 5, 2018

Sesame Street Muppet Girls From Around the World Visit the U.S. Television Show

February 1, 2018

Sesame Street Celebrates Elmo's Birthday by Kicking Off Inspirational #ELMOtivation Campaign

January 24, 2018

HBO and Sesame Workshop Bring Beloved Characters to Kids and Families in 10 Cities With Traveling "Sesame Street: F is for Friends" Experience

January 10, 2018

Sesame Street for Nod Collection Debuts

January 9, 2018

Second Annual Sesame Street Writers' Room Fellowship Now Accepting Applications

January 8, 2018

Sesame Workshop and Hopster Collaborate to Bring Short-Form Episodes Starring the Beloved Sesame Street Muppets to New Audiences

December 20, 2017

Sesame Workshop & International Rescue Committee Awarded $100 Million for Early Childhood Education of Syrian Refugees

December 18, 2017

Sesame Workshop and CollegePre Continue Collaboration on Sesame Street English in Greater China

December 15, 2017

Sesame Workshop Promotes Shadrach Kisten to Chief Technology Officer

December 11, 2017

“Sesame Street in Kumamoto” Financial Empowerment Film and Panel Debut at TEDxKumamoto

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