Henson Screenings and Programs (Fall/Winter 2011)
Saturday, Oct 1, 2011 - Jan 2, 2012
This season’s programs highlight the diversity of Jim Henson’s creations beyond the Muppets, from Fraggle Rock to commercials, environmental advocacy to made-for-television experiments, and much more. The season also includes special personal appearances by some of Henson’s most important collaborators, including his longtime creative partner Frank Oz, Miss Piggy designer Bonnie Erickson, Labyrinth costume and conceptual designer Brian Froud, Brian Henson, and many more.
This series is organized by Museum of the Moving Image in partnership with The Jim Henson Legacy, Brooklyn Academy of Music, and Irena Kovarova. It includes programs from the touring series Muppets, Music and Magic: Jim Henson’s Legacy.