Sesame Workshop

Elmo puppeteer fights under-age sex claim

Kevin Clash, who is the voice and actions of Elmo. Photo: AP

The puppeteer behind Elmo on Sesame Street says he is taking time off from the US children's TV show to fight a "defamatory" claim he had a sexual relationship with an under-age boy.

Wednesday, 14 November, 2012, 4:57am

Big Bird and friends to swoop back again

Big Bird and the Sesame Street crew are planning a comeback after pulling out of the mainland in the early 1990s over lack of sponsorship.

13 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Sesame Street Live - When Elmo Grows Up

Academy Lyric Theatre, 1 Gloucester Rd, Wan Chai, HK$220-HK$450, HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2584 8500. Until Aug 8, 3pm, 7.30pm

29 Jul 2010 - 12:00am

Street party

Iconic American children's show Sesame Street is turning 40 on Tuesday, marking four decades of what could be one of the most widely shared childhood memories around the world.

6 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Magic! But will the kids watch?

FOR decades now, the shenanigans of Bert and Ernie, Big Bird, the Cookie Monster and the other characters on Sesame Street have defined what good children's television is all about - educational viewing that is always entertaining.

Sesame Street is so engaging many adults give it the occasional look.

4 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

Golfing workshop gets HK in swing of things

ONE of the most comprehensive and technologically advanced indoor golf training centres in the world has been established in Hongkong.

The new facility, called Golf Workshop, was set up with an investment of $15 million, which included $2 million for technological facilities.

Golf Workshop, which opened on March 5, already has more than 100 full-time members.

18 May 1993 - 12:00am