Nancy Sans, center, with Luis Santeiro and Sesame Street Live choreographer Patti Colombo

Nancy Sans (b. 1946)[1] is a writer who worked on Sesame Street from 1984 until 2002.

Amongst other contributions, she penned celebrity skits with Barbara Walters, Tim Robbins, and Yo-Yo Ma, and contributed lyrics to several songs. She also worked on stage shows for Sesame Street Live, directing Big Bird's Sunny Day Camp Out and scripting 1-2-3 Imagine!, among others.

Sans lives and works in the Hudson Valley region, where she founded Young Will, a youth acting group dedicated to making William Shakespeare accessible to young audiences, and directs local Gilbert and Sullivan productions.

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  1. Copyright Encyclopedia Registration Number PAu001268652
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