Press Releases

Recent Press Releases

December 16, 2020

Sesame Workshop Debuts First-Ever Rohingya Muppets as Part of “Play to Learn” Humanitarian Initiative

December 11, 2020

The ABCs of COVID-19 – A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for Families

November 10, 2020

Sesame Street's 51st Season Launches On Thursday, November 12 On HBO Max

October 27, 2020

Sesame Workshop Announces Leadership Transition, Effective January 1, 2021

October 22, 2020

Sesame Workshop's First-Ever Animated Sesame Street Special ‘The Monster at the End of This Story’ Launches on HBO Max on Thursday, October 29

October 8, 2020

'The Power of We: A Sesame Street Special' Debuts on Thursday, October 15, To Help Children Stand Up To Racism

September 21, 2020

Sesame Workshop Continues Commitment to Autistic Children and Their Families with New COVID-19 Resources

August 31, 2020

The Ahlan Simsim Friends are Back for a New Season of Exciting Adventures and Playful Learning for Children Across MENA

June 11, 2020

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

June 16, 2020

Sesame Workshop Names Kay Wilson Stallings Executive Vice President of Creative and Production

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

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

October 17, 2016

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

October 13, 2016

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

September 22, 2016

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

September 22, 2016

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

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

Two women and two young children smile with Rosita outdoors.

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