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Sesame Street
Premiere Fall 2021 (5201)
Episodes 35

Sesame Street’s 52nd season is set to premiere on HBO Max in 2021.

Overview

The show's racial justice curriculum, which began with its Coming Together initiative, will be a focus this season.[1] A storyline will feature Elmo on a farm, filmed on location at Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard in North Salem, New York.[2][3] Also, joining the cast is Elmo's newly-adopted puppy Tango, who first appears in a 2021 special.

Production

Production was complicated due to the COVID-19 pandemic; filming for the season's farm storyline took place at Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard in August 2020 to allow for open-air filming.[3][4]

In-studio production began a few months later, starting the week of October 26[5] and wrapping on December 10.[6]

Celebrities

Celebrities who visited the set during production of the season include: Keke Palmer[7] and Kacey Musgraves.[8]

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