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PERFORMER Trish Leeper
DEBUT 1988

Katie is a girl who uses a wheelchair who appeared on Sesame Park, beginning in 1988. She is optimistic and cheerful. Katie appeared with her other Canadian Sesame Street friends in Basil Hears a Noise. In some episodes, Katie would pretend to be Super Katie, a member of the Sesame Park Super Heroes Club.

Katie used a manual wheelchair in Canada's Sesame Street, and an electric one in Sesame Park.[1]

One of the Katie puppets was on display at the CBC Museum in Toronto.

See also

Sources

  1. "Leisure time: Sesame Street has new international addresses", The Courier-News (Bridgewater, New Jersey), 2 September 1996, page 10.
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