Widespread youngsters’s program Sesame Avenue joins actor Sally Discipline, singer Linda Ronstadt, R&B collective Earth, Wind & Hearth, and conductor and musical visionary Michael Tilson Thomas as a 2019 Kennedy Middle Honoree. These artists shall be saluted by performers from New York, Hollywood, and the humanities capitals of the world December eight on the Kennedy Middle Opera Home, ultimately broadcast on CBS December 15 at eight PM ET.
The upcoming celebration marks the primary time a tv program shall be acknowledged. The co-founders of Sesame Avenue, Joan Ganz Cooney and Dr. Lloyd Morrisett, will settle for the Kennedy Middle Honors on behalf of themselves, Muppets creator Jim Henson, Muppets artists Caroll Spinney and Frank Oz, and the hundreds of creatives who’ve constructed this system’s 50-year legacy.
To rejoice, we’re looking again at among the many Broadway stars who’ve made appearances on Sesame Avenue. Take a look at the gallery under for extra!