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Sesame Street Live "Make a New Friend" Coming to Clarenville!

“Make a New Friend”

Friends old & new meet on Sesame Street in Corner Brook, Clarenville and St. John’s!
 
St. John’s, NL (July 7, 2016) – No matter where you’re from or where you’ve been, everyone is special - so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover’s friend from India, to Sesame Street. Together, they explore the universal fun of friendship and celebrate cultural similarities, from singing and dancing, to sharing cookies!
 
Legacy Events of St. John’s, in partnership with IceCaps Entertainment, announced that Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend” will visit Corner Brook’s Civic Centre on Wednesday October 26, Clarenville’s Events Centre on Friday, October 28, and St. John’s Mile One Centre on Sunday, October 30. Tickets for St. John’s and Clarenville performances go on sale on Friday, July 8, and in Corner Brook on July 11, at box offices or online at each venue and on sesamestreetlive.com.
 
Chamki is from far away and she’s visiting Sesame Street for just one day! Grover has a long to-do list for his friend, from kayaking to hot yoga, but Chamki is busy enjoying cookies with Cookie Monster, singing with Abby Cadabby, and doing ‘The Elmo Slide.’ Will an appearance from Super Grover get Chamki’s attention? Join the fun and create memories with your friends and family!
 
Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend” offers a fun-filled, interactive learning experience, including up-close and furry interactions on the audience floor! Like television’s Sesame Street, each Sesame Street Live production features timeless tunes and lessons for all ages. The universal appeal of each Broadway-quality musical production continues long after preschool. Adults will appreciate the high-tech stagecraft, cleverly written script, and music they’ll recognize and enjoy sharing with children, such as “Count Me In,” and fun new parodies of “Hot and Cold,” and “Moves Like Jagger.”
 
What: Sesame Street Live “Make a New Friend”
When:
Wednesday Oct 26, 2:30pm and 6:00pm Civic Centre, Corner Brook cbciviccentre.com
Friday Oct 28, 2:30pm and 6:00pm, Eastlink Events Centre, Clarenville www.eastlinkeventscentre.com
 
Sunday Oct 30 2:30pm and 6:00pm, Mile One Centre, St. John’s mileonecentre.com
 
Tickets: $34.95 to $70.00. Tax and a facility service charge will be added to ticket prices. A limited number of $70.00 Sunny Seats are also available. The Sunny Seats package features premium show seating and a pre-show Meet & Greet with two Sesame Street Live friends, including Elmo!
For information online, please visit www.sesamestreetlive.com. Become a fan of Sesame Street Live on Facebook.
 
ABOUT SESAME WORKSHOP
Sesame Workshop is the nonprofit educational organization that revolutionized children’s television programming with the landmark Sesame Street. The Workshop produces local Sesame Street programs, seen in over 150 countries, and other acclaimed shows to help bridge the literacy gap including The Electric Company. Beyond television, the Workshop produces content for multiple media platforms on a wide range of issues including literacy, health and military deployment. Initiatives meet specific needs to help young children and families develop critical skills, acquire healthy habits and build emotional strength to prepare them for lifelong learning. Learn more at www.sesameworkshop.org.

 

ABOUT VSTAR ENTERTAINMENT GROUP
VStar Entertainment Group is comprised of Blue Star Media LLC and VEE LLC. Blue Star Media LLC is one of the nation’s leading producers and promoters of consumer shows and events, and has promoted more than 2,000 shows over the last 20 years. VEE LLC is one of the most experienced and respected names in family-friendly entertainment, and has delighted millions of children around the world with live touring stage shows since Sesame Street Live’s debut performance in 1980. Clients and partners in the corporate, sports, museum and event marketing sector come to VEE for imaginative solutions to capture the undivided attention of their customers and audiences through custom designed/built interactive environments. Together the companies own, operate and promote multiple North American tours, scheduled to visit more than 150 cities in 2016. For more information about VStar Entertainment Group, please visit www.vstarentertainment.com.
 
 
ABOUT ICECAPS ENTERTAINMENT
Icecaps Entertainment, a division of the St. John’s IceCaps organization, sources and promotes a wide range of sporting and entertainment events.
 
 
ABOUT LEGACY EVENTS
Legacy Events, a Newfoundland and Labrador based company, sources and promotes a wide range of family oriented events throughout Canada.
 
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