"Sesame Street" always seems to have its finger on the pop culture pulse, and this funny preview of the kid show's newest season, set for September, takes a jab at the Broadway opening of the musical "Spider-Man: Turn off the Dark." After a se...Long-running kid's series takes aim at the new Broadway show.
When "Saturday Night Live" star Andy Samberg isn't making hilarious videos for grown-ups with Justin Timberlake and Lady Gaga, he's making hilarious videos for kids with Bert from "Sesame Street." The actor sat down with the yellow unibrow fel..."Conversations with Bert" delves deep into the actor's psyche.
Kids used to be wowed by the ability to pull a tab and make a little cardboard bee fly back and forth on a page. Now, on an iPad book app, they can tap that bee, hear it buzz, watch it fly figure eights and maybe even swat it with their hand and sm...Remember when pop-up books used to amaze kids? Now iPad book apps are blowing the minds of parents, too.
Amazon Huck Finn Gets Politically Correct In a move that has already begun to stir up rafts of controversy, publisher NewSouth Books announced that, in February, it will release a new edition of Mark Twain's classic "The Adventures ...Get the latest news from the world of children's entertainment.
Some great family music albums have been released throughout 2010, including Frances England's "Mind of My Own," Secret Agent 23 Skidoo's "Underground Playground" and Caspar Babypants' "This is Fun!" But four of my personal favorites squeezed in just...Four musical favorites for kids squeezed in just at the end of the year.
Kids rock, too! Credit: Getty ImagesThere are thousands of choices when it comes to music for kids, but which CDs are the best for not only kids, but adults, too? These 25 selections provide musical enjoyment for both parents and their children....There are thousands of choices when it comes to music for kids, but which CDs are the best for not only kids, but adults, too? These 25 selections provide musical enjoyment for both parents and their children.
New children's cable network, The Hub, has sent Discovery Kids to an early grave. Illustration: Christopher HealyDISCOVERY KIDS CHANNEL DROPS EDUCATIONAL VENEER, BECOMES "THE HUB" If your kids were among the relatively few fans...The Hub is a joint venture between Discovery Communications and Hasbro -- yes, the toy company. As you might imagine, the Hasbro connection doesn't sit well with some folks.
Katy Perry was just too hot for "Sesame Street," and the kid's show is canning a recent segment she taped after it left parents cold. "Are you ready to play dress up?" Perry asks Elmo in the spot that's been making the YouTube rounds this week...Katy Perry was just too hot for "Sesame Street," and the kid's show is canning a recent segment she taped for the show after it left parents cold.
Muppets Kami, left, and Zobi, are the two main characters in Nigeria's upcoming "Sesame Square." Credit: Sesame Workshop / APThere are grouchy green creatures living in the trash cans. Children grow up alongside 7-foot-tall birds, cookie-addicte...
Activewear for your little hipster. Courtesy of American Apparel.When we heard that American Apparel was collaborating with "Sesame Street," our first reaction was: Eww. The very idea of pairing one of America's most beloved children's shows ...
Carrie Underwood will appear on "Sesame Street" -- as a worm. But that's not a bad thing. See, the "American Idol" winner and country music superstar has a muppet of her very own: Carrie Underworm. Underwood performed "Worm Anthem," an original ...
Is Cookie Monster morally superior to SpongeBob Squarepants? Paula Kerger would say so. She's the president of the Public Broadcasting Service. At a meeting of the Television Critics Association in Pasadena, Calif., last week, she told critic...