Press Releases

Recent Press Releases

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, 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

May 31, 2019

Sesame Place® and Sesame Workshop Celebrate the Grand Opening of New Sesame Street Neighborhood

May 30, 2019

At 17th Annual Benefit, Sesame Workshop Honors Former First Lady Michelle Obama and Celebrates Sesame Street’s Landmark 50th Anniversary

May 28, 2019

The LEGO Foundation and Sesame Workshop Release Research Findings Highlighting the Importance of Playful Learning in Parent-Child Relationships

May 20, 2019

Sesame Workshop Launches New Initiative to Support Children in Foster Care

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

February 4, 2019

Sesame Street Celebrates 50 Years and Counting

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

September 22, 2016

Sesame Street and SC Johnson Team Up to Teach Families About Preventing Mosquito Bites

August 25, 2016

Sprout Joins Elmo and Cookie Monster at "The Furchester Hotel" This September

August 11, 2016

Sesame Street and Running Press Team Up to Bring Fun Publishing Formats to Fans of All Ages

June 21, 2016

Sesame Street Collaborates with YouTube Stars for Love to Learn Campaign

June 7, 2016

PlayKids, The World’s Leading Children’s Edutainment Platform, Adds Sesame Street Content and eBooks to Its Signature Mix of Activities, Shows, Lullabies and More

June 2, 2016

Sesame Workshop's 14th Annual Benefit Celebrates the Amazing in All Children, With Honors for IBM and Exceptional Minds

May 23, 2016

Sesame Workshop' and the International Rescue Committee Announce New Partnership to Help Children and Families Living in Crisis

May 17, 2016

Elmo and Rosita Help Assemble More Than 1,500 Care Packs at USO Service Project, Embark on Six-Month, Stateside Sesame Street/USO Tour

May 6, 2016

Sesame Workshop Announces Sesame Studios: A New YouTube Kids Destination

April 27, 2016

Sesame Workshop and IBM Watson Team Up to Advance Early Childhood Education

April 13, 2016

Sesame Workshop and The LEGO Foundation Announce Partnership to Promote Children's Learning Through Play

April 7, 2016

Sesame Street Debuts First Afghan Muppet, Six Year-Old Girl Zari, on Co-Production Baghch-E-Sim

April 5, 2016

Sesame Street Programming To Air in Taiwan, Philippines and Thailand