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'''Perezgil''' is one of the Muppets from ''[[Barrio Sésamo]]'', the Spanish version of ''[[Sesame Street]]'', having appeared from [[1979]] to [[1980]].
 
'''Perezgil''' is one of the Muppets from ''[[Barrio Sésamo]]'', the Spanish version of ''[[Sesame Street]]'', having appeared from [[1979]] to [[1980]].
   
Perezgil was a green snail with glasses, permanently standing on a wall (so that the puppeteer could insert his hand into the puppet). He was an adult, intellectual character providing a counterpart to childlike [[Caponata|Gallina Caponata]], as well as a sympathetic view of teaching. According to ''[[Sesame Street: A Celebration - 40 Years of Life on the Street]]'', the character (mistakenly identified as a female) was also able to hide a thousand and one things in his shell
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Perezgil was a green snail with glasses, permanently standing on a wall (so that the puppeteer could insert their hand into the puppet). He was an adult, intellectual character providing a counterpart to childlike [[Caponata|Gallina Caponata]], as well as a sympathetic view of teaching.
   
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According to ''[[Sesame Street: A Celebration - 40 Years of Life on the Street]]'', the character (mistakenly identified as a female) was also able to hide a thousand and one things in his shell.
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Latest revision as of 01:58, January 15, 2020

Perezgil
PERFORMER Jesús Alcaide
DEBUT 1979

Perezgil is one of the Muppets from Barrio Sésamo, the Spanish version of Sesame Street, having appeared from 1979 to 1980.

Perezgil was a green snail with glasses, permanently standing on a wall (so that the puppeteer could insert their hand into the puppet). He was an adult, intellectual character providing a counterpart to childlike Gallina Caponata, as well as a sympathetic view of teaching.

According to Sesame Street: A Celebration - 40 Years of Life on the Street, the character (mistakenly identified as a female) was also able to hide a thousand and one things in his shell.

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