Press Releases

Recent Press Releases

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

November 8, 2019

Empire State Building to Light Tower in Celebration of Sesame Street’s 50th Anniversary; The Mayor’s Office of New York City Declares “Caroll Spinney Day” to Honor Puppeteer Behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch

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

September 9, 2019

Turn Everyday Moments into Learning Adventures with Sesame Street’s Ready For School!: A Parent’s Guide to Playful Learning for Children Ages 2 to 5

August 19, 2019

Sesame Street Helps Families Adjust to Caring for Wounded, Ill, or Injured Military Servicemembers and Veterans

August 5, 2019

Big Bird, Elmo, and Friends Conclude Nationwide Summer Road Trip Celebrating Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary

June 22, 2019

Sesame Street Forever Stamps Brought to You by the Letters U - S - P - S

June 29, 2017

Sesame Workshop Debuts New Afghan Muppet, a 4-year-old Boy Named Zeerak, on Co-Production Baghch-e-Simsim

June 6, 2017

IBM Watson and Sesame Workshop Introduce Intelligent Play and Learning Platform on IBM Cloud

June 1, 2017

Sesame Workshop’s 15th Annual Benefit Celebrates Kindness with Honors for the International Rescue Committee and Hasbro

May 26, 2017

Takalani Sesame and the LEGO Foundation Team Up to Celebrate World Play Day and Promote Children’s Learning Through Play

May 18, 2017

SeaWorld Entertainment and Sesame Workshop Announce Expanded Partnership to Include New Sesame Place Theme Park

May 10, 2017

Sesame Workshop to Pilot New Initiative in Kansas City, MO to Raise Smarter, Stronger, Kinder Kids

April 18, 2017

Sesame Street and Google Earth Partner to Showcase Sesame Street’s Muppet Girls from Around the World

March 29, 2017

Sesame Street Muppets Join Researchers and Advocates to Discuss Early Results of Autism Initiative

March 20, 2017

Sesame Workshop Expands Commitment to Autistic Children & Their Families

February 15, 2017

Sesame Workshop and The International Rescue Committee Named Semi-Finalists in Macarthur Foundation’s Prestigious 100&Change Grant Competition

February 13, 2017

Creators Behind Sesame Street Announce New Fellowship to Increase Diverse Voices in Children’s Media

February 8, 2017

Sesame Street Announces “Spread Kindness, #ShareTheLaughter” Global Multimedia Campaign

February 1, 2017

Sesame Workshop and CBeebies’ Award-Winning Children’s Series The Furchester Hotel Expands Its Reach

January 24, 2017

Sesame Workshop Names SAMBRO International as New Sesame Street Licensee Across European Territories; Licensing Rep CPLG Brokers Deal

January 13, 2017

HBO and Sesame Workshop Bring Sesame Street to Communities with the First Annual K is for Kindness Tour

November 17, 2016

Feld Entertainment Inc. and Sesame Workshop Announce Partnership to Develop New Touring Sesame Street Shows

November 15, 2016

Sesame Street Celebrates 45th Anniversary of Fan-Favorite "The Monster at the End of this Book"

November 14, 2016

National STEM Video Game Challenge Announces Winners of Fifth Annual Competition

November 10, 2016

Entertainment One and Sesame Street Team Up for Special Vinyl Release of Sesame Road for Record Store Day 2016

November 1, 2016

New Takalani Sesame Initiative that Develops Children's Skills Through Play Launches in One of South Africa's Lowest Educationally Resourced Provinces

October 20, 2016

Sesame Workshop Names New Licensing Reps for China, Mexico, and Brazil

October 17, 2016

Sesame Workshop Announces New Original Animated Series "Esme and Roy"

October 17, 2016

Sesame Street Debuts 47th Season on HBO January 2017 with a New Spin on "Elmo's World"

October 13, 2016

U.S. Parents & Teachers See an Unkind World for Their Children, New Sesame Survey Shows

September 22, 2016

Epic! and Sesame Workshop Team Up to Bring Sesame Street Books and Short Videos to Epic! Subscribers

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