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[[Image:Carolywilcoxpuppet.jpg|frame|Wilcox performing on ''Sesame Street'' with [[Caroll Spinney]] and [[Frank Oz]].]]
 
[[Image:Carolywilcoxpuppet.jpg|frame|Wilcox performing on ''Sesame Street'' with [[Caroll Spinney]] and [[Frank Oz]].]]
 
[[Image:Carolywilcox.jpg|frame|Wilcox working on [[Betsy Bird]].]]
 
[[Image:Carolywilcox.jpg|frame|Wilcox working on [[Betsy Bird]].]]
'''Caroly Wilcox''' began working in the [[New York Muppet Workshop]] in [[1969]], as work on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' began. Wilcox originally worked as an occasional puppeteer as well as a builder and designer, assisting on [[Ernie]] and performing in occasional sketches (such as "[[First and Last]]"). According to ''[[Quilting with the Muppets]]'', she also made occasional cameos as the school bus driver.
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'''Caroly Wilcox''' began working in the [[New York Muppet Workshop]] in [[1969]], as work on ''[[Sesame Street]]'' began. Wilcox originally worked as an occasional puppeteer as well as a builder and designer, assisting on [[Ernie]] and performing in occasional sketches (such as "[[First and Last (sketch)|First and Last]]"). According to ''[[Quilting with the Muppets]]'', she also made occasional cameos as the school bus driver.
   
 
Wilcox became the workshop supervisor for the Sesame Muppets, and remained so until her retirement in [[1990]]. Wilcox was viewed as the expert Muppet maker; she trained many of the Muppet builders.
 
Wilcox became the workshop supervisor for the Sesame Muppets, and remained so until her retirement in [[1990]]. Wilcox was viewed as the expert Muppet maker; she trained many of the Muppet builders.
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*''[[Follow That Bird]]'' - built [[Miss Finch]]
 
*''[[Follow That Bird]]'' - built [[Miss Finch]]
 
*''[[Puppetman]]'' - built [[Earl]] (with [[Jitka Exler]])
 
*''[[Puppetman]]'' - built [[Earl]] (with [[Jitka Exler]])
 
 
[[Category:Muppet Puppeteers|Wilcox, Caroly]]
 
[[Category:Muppet Puppeteers|Wilcox, Caroly]]
 
[[Category:Designers|Wilcox]]
 
[[Category:Designers|Wilcox]]

Revision as of 23:10, January 12, 2010

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Wilcox performing on Sesame Street with Caroll Spinney and Frank Oz.

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Wilcox working on Betsy Bird.

Caroly Wilcox began working in the New York Muppet Workshop in 1969, as work on Sesame Street began. Wilcox originally worked as an occasional puppeteer as well as a builder and designer, assisting on Ernie and performing in occasional sketches (such as "First and Last"). According to Quilting with the Muppets, she also made occasional cameos as the school bus driver.

Wilcox became the workshop supervisor for the Sesame Muppets, and remained so until her retirement in 1990. Wilcox was viewed as the expert Muppet maker; she trained many of the Muppet builders.

Puppeteer

Designer/Builder

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