Sesame Street
Premiere November 17, 2018 (4901)
Finale N/A (4935)
Episodes 35
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Season49CastAndCrew

The Season 49 cast and crew.

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AbbysAmazingAdventures

Abby's Amazing Adventures

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Episode 4905

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Grocery Games

Sesame Street's 49th season premiered on HBO on November 17, 2018. The season was preceded the week prior by the prime time special, When You Wish Upon a Pickle.

Season overview

The season's main curriculum is "Learning Through Play," seeing the characters learn about different jobs through games and creative activities.

The season features Abby's Amazing Adventures, a new animated segment.

Production

Primary production started the week of October 16, 2017, and wrapped on December 15. Additional filming took place during the week of April 9, 2018[1]

Celebrities appearing in the season include Jack Antonoff, Chance the Rapper, Andy Grammer, Tiffany Haddish, Keegan-Michael Key, Solange Knowles, Zoë Kravitz, Bill Nye, Questlove, and Allison Williams.

Other celebrities who visited the set during production of the season included Zooey Deschanel, Jenny Slate and Ellie Kemper (taping online segments of Cookie Monster's Foodie Truck), Amanda Seyfried and Blake Lively (taping When You Wish Upon a Pickle), and Whoopi Goldberg, Ann Harada‏, Kate Micucci, Patton Oswalt, Meredith Salenger, Bindi and Robert Irwin,[2] and Anne and Wil Wheaton.

Episodes

Notes

Cast

Sesame Street Muppet™ Performers

Pam Arciero, Jennifer Barnhart, Tau Bennett, Warrick Brownlow-Pike, Tyler Bunch, Leslie Carrara-Rudolph, Frankie Cordero, Stephanie D'Abruzzo, Ryan Dillon, Stacey Gordon, Eric Jacobson, Haley Jenkins, John Kennedy, Kathleen Kim, Peter Linz, Spencer Lott, Carmen Osbahr, Martin P. Robinson, David Rudman, Matt Vogel, Bryant Young

Credits

Gallery

Sources

  1. Ryan Dillon on Instagram
  2. Listed among guests in the Season 49 Press Kit accessed on October 28, 2018; names have since been removed

Footnote

  1. Caroll Spinney receives on-screen credit for performing his roles, though Matt Vogel and Eric Jacobson perform Big Bird and Oscar in new material with the exception of Episode 4920.

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