Sesame Street

Sesame Street is an American educational children's television series that combines live-action, sketch comedy, animation and puppetry. It is produced by Sesame Workshop and was created by Joan Ganz... Wikipedia

  • Genre:  Children's television series, Educational
  • Created by:  Joan Ganz Cooney, Lloyd Morrisett, Jim Henson (Muppet characters)
  • Theme music composer:  Joe Raposo, Jon Stone, Bruce Hart
  • Opening theme:  "Can You Tell Me How to Get to Sesame Street?"
  • Ending theme:  "Can You Tell Me How to Get to Sesame Street?" (instrumental) (up until season 45), "Smarter, Stronger, Kinder" (season 46 onwards)
  • Country of origin:  United States
  • Original language(s):  English
  • No. of seasons:  52
  • No. of episodes:  4,626
  • Executive producer(s):  David Connell (1969–72), Jon Stone (1972–78), Al Hyslop (1978–80) (credited as "producer" in season 10), Dulcy Singer (1980–93), Michael Loman (1993–2002), Dr. Lewis Bernstein (2003–05), Carol-Lynn Parente (2006–17), Brown Johnson (2017–19), Benjamin Lehmann (2018–present)
  • Location(s):  Reeves Teletape Studios (1969–92), Unitel Video, Inc. (1987–93), Kaufman Astoria Studios (1993–present)
  • Running time:  60 minutes (1969–2015), 30 minutes (2014–present)
  • Production company(s):  Sesame Workshop
  • Distributor:  Sesame Workshop
  • Original network:  PBS (1969–present), HBO (2016–2020), HBO Max (2020–present)
  • Picture format:  NTSC (1969–2008), HDTV 1080i (2008–present)
  • Data Source:  DuckDuckGo