Jim Henson Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Inside Julie Andrews's Puppet ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2017 | New Yorker

    Lisa Henson and Emma Walton Hamilton met only recently, but they have something rare in common: each has a parent who likely held a deep, enchanted place in your childhood. Henson, who is fifty-six, is the oldest daughter of Jim Henson, the creator of "Sesame Street" and the Muppets; she is now the C.E.O. of the Jim Henson Company.

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  2. The Dark Crystal: Jim Henson's Cult Classic Was Almost Killed by FinanciersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Unicorn Booty

    ... different sources: There's a Leonard B. Lubin illustration of crocodiles in a palace that sparked some ideas in Jim Henson's mind. And then there was the new-agey philosophy of the Seth Material books, a philosophical body of work that introduced ...

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  3. Puppet Up! - Uncensored to Celebrate 10th Anniversary at Jim Henson Company StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Brian Henson invites you to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the Hollywood premiere of Puppet Up! - Uncensored, on Saturday, March 11th, 2017, at 6pm and 9pm. For the first time, the public is invited to attend this critically-acclaimed and internationally-renowned live stage show at The Jim Henson Company 's historic Hollywood studio lot, providing an unforgettable and hilarious evening in a truly unique and treasured location.

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  4. Books for Kids: I am Jim HensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Canada.com

    Cover illustration, by Christopher Eliopoulos, for I am Jim Henson, by Brad Meltzer, part of the Ordinary People Change the World series of picture-book biographies, published by Dial Books. You know you're in for a treat when the first text you see is on the inside front endpaper, in voice balloons hovering over a small illustration of Statler and Waldorf, two elderly hecklers from The Muppet Show.

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  5. Brad Meltzer a " I Am Jim HensonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    ... Times bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer. This volume focuses on Jim Henson, the creator of the Muppets and Sesame Street . This friendly, fun biography series focuses on the traits that made our heroes ...

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  6. 100 Colorado Creatives 3.0: Kia NeillRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Denver Westword

    ... behind Neill's work from her answers to the 100CC questionnaire. Kia Neill : I think it would be fun to work with Jim Henson . If you remember the movie The Dark Crystal , in the DVD extras that reveal the making-of, Jim and his team talk about how ...

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  7. Disney World: A Muppet take on American historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | USA Today

    Disney World: A Muppet take on American history Some Great Moments in American History get a bit wackier in the Magic Kingdom's Liberty Square. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2kNDuwN This isn't your usual history lesson.

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  8. The Geek Beat: From 'The Power of the Dark Crystal' to 'X-23,' Here's Your Guide to FebruaryRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2017 | Movies.com

    ... to do so. It's deserving of all the hype. This year is the 35th anniversary of the release of The Dark Crystal , Jim Henson's beloved, puppet-driven fantasy adventure that's widely regarded as one of the innovative films of its time (and the source ...

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  9. Many, many years ago in a sad, faraway land...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... sci-fi. Other favorites include Legend , The Nightmare Before Christmas , The Last Unicorn , The Dark Crystal , Jim Henson's The Storyteller and Spirited Away . Scifi like Moon , Blade Runner , and Donny Darko (Investigating this thread on "ambient" ...

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  10. Great Lakes Science Center launches classic film series with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    Two classic 1980s movies will launch the Great Lakes Science Center's "Take Two! Double Features at the DOME" series this weekend. The series begins Saturday with a tribute to Jim Henson.

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  11. Neil Patrick Harris on How A Series of Unfortunate Events Is Like The MuppetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Time

    ... are told a lot how to behave well, so I think creatively it's fun to indulge in the sinister. You're a big fan of Jim Henson, and it's striking that both The Muppets and A Series of Unfortunate Events are children's tales that also wink at adults. ...

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  12. Brad Meltzer to sign new book about Jim Henson5 hours, 13 minutes | BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | NorthJersey.com

    Brad Meltzer to sign new book about Jim Henson Latest in the author's Ordinary People Change the World children's book series. Check out this story on northjersey.com: http://northjersy.news/2idceWn Abraham Lincoln was a brave leader.

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  13. Miley Cyrus was moved to tears when this girl sang to her from her hospital bedRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2017 | IVillage

    Last week, Miley Cyrus, made a visit to Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, where she met Julia Davidson , an 8-year-old battling neuroblastoma, a form of cancer. Julia surprised Cyrus and her boyfriend, actor Liam Hemsworth, with a performance of "Rainbow Connection," Kermit the Frog's wistful hit from 1979's "The Muppet Movie."

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  14. I am Jim Henson: null / Brad MeltzerRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2016 | Cincinnati Library

    Jim Henson was always dreaming up something new, and always expressing his belief in the goodness of people. Henson was a born performer with a terrific sense of humor, and he used those talents to help create two of the most beloved programs in television history: The Muppet Show and Sesame Street.

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  15. This 'Rainbow Connection' Serenade Made Miley Cyrus WeepRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Refinery 29

    We told you about how Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth were spreading the love when they visited Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, CA, over the holidays. Now, we know that the emotional impact of the visit definitely went both ways.

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  16. New zoo revueRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | Palo Alto Weekly

    An assortment of the talented and not-so-talented compete for prize money in the animated movie "Sing." Photo courtesy of Universal Pictures.

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  17. Blog: Christmas in Downtown NBRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    It's Christmas time ! With the trees, the lights, the music, there is no better place to be at Christmas time than the city. Everyone is getting in the spirit! Last Sunday, my family and I did our annual Secret Santa where we go out in pairs and buy something $10 or under for another member of the family.

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  18. Why Michael Caine Decided To Do The Muppet Christmas CarolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    With Christmas quickly approaching, the time has some where many families cuddle up on the couch and watch their favorite holiday movie. One of the most popular of these classic Christmas flicks is The Muppet Christmas Carol , which reimagines the classic Charles Dickens novel with a cast of muppets and other furry puppet friends.

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  19. Art, Science and Adventure Come Alive in 'Mighty Bug'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... (nonmembers) and include admission to the show, the Worlds of Puppetry Museum (with the largest collection of Jim Henson puppets and artifacts in the world as well as a Global Gallery), and entrance to the Create-A-Puppet Workshop, where guests can ...

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  20. 5 classic Christmas movies to watch this holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... with "catchy lyrics" that "help to move the story along." Michael Caine, who plays Ebenezer Scrooge, is joined by Jim Henson's muppets, Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo and Rizzo the Rat. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 3 ...

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