Elmo Saves Christmas is a Sesame Street Christmas special which originally aired on PBS in 1996, and was released to VHS that same year. It is a spin-off of Sesame Street and was developed exclusively for the HBO Max streaming service. Plot Elmo finds Santa Claus stuck in a chimney and saves him. A year after that first fateful Christmas, the Fix-It Shop and other stores have gone out of business, Count von Count has grown tired of counting many things to do with Christmas in the course of 365 days, all the carolers have lost their voices from singing so much, Christmas trees have become endangered species, and even Santa is about to retire from his job (and move to Florida). "Elmo Saves Christmas" is a Christmas song based on the special of the same name. It was released in the United States in 1996 and in Australia in 1997 1 Plot 2 Cast 2.1 The cast of Sesame Street 2.2 Jim Henson's Sesame Street Muppets 3 List of Previews 4 Gallery On Christmas Eve everyone on Sesame Street is preparing for Christmas. Meanwhile, Elmo plans to stay up all night on Christmas Eve to see Santa descend from his chimney. Elmo nobly pulls Santa out, whereupon they determine the cause of the extra mass -- a stowaway reindeer-in-training named Lightning. The next morning, Big Bird is standing near the Fix-it-Shop, alone and sad. Elmo finds Santa Claus stuck in a chimney and saves him. Games Movies TV Video. The series, consisting of 13 episodes, debuted on HBO Max on May 27, 2020. The Loop (TV) Do you like this video? (Note that in A Muppet Family Christmas, Elmo was just a background character with no lines.) Anything Muppets, Baby Bear, Bert, Betty Lou, Big Bird, Bob, Cookie Monster, Count von Count, Elmo, Elves, Ernie, Grover, Herry Monster, Honker, Joey and Davey Monkey, Lightning, Luis, Maria, Meryl Sheep, Mr. … Meanwhile, Elmo plans to stay up all night on Christmas Eve to see Santa descend from his chimney. Traveling in time to various days in the future (all now Christmas), Elmo learns why Christmas everyday is not such a good idea. 1 Plot 2 Songs 3 Credits 4 Cast It is once again Christmas time on Sesame Street. Register Start a Wiki. 1963) is a core Sesame Street puppeteer who performs Baby Bear, Davey Monkey, Chicago the Lion, and Humphrey. His contributions to Muppet projects have been extensive and varied. In order to use the snowglobe's power, Elmo needs to make a wish, shake the snowglobe, and say "Blitzen." As the narrator talks, clips from past Sesame Street Christmas specials are shown (the opening from Elmo's World: Happy Holidays, and a scene from Elmo Saves Christmas). It was released on DVD in 1997. It was released to VHS that same year. It was released to VHS that same year. In the story, Elmo learns that Christmas cannot occur every day. as Elmo Meep-Meep-Meep as Telly Monster. It is once again Christmas time on Sesame Street. Santa brings along Lightning, fitted to a special sleigh to take Elmo to the future, so Elmo can see what Christmas would be like at different times of the year. Share. animation family. Elmo takes the cookies home for Santa Claus. Elmo Saves Christmas is a Sesame Street Christmas Special. Muppet nail polish/Most Wonderful Time of the Year (from Elmo Saves Christmas) at Scratchpad, the place for everybody and everything! Santa gives Elmo a magical snow globe that can grant three wishes. He later joined The Muppets family of characters, inheriting several roles while working with Jerry Nelson, and was cast as Kermit the Frog in 2017. The special was shot at Sesame Street's usual home, the Kaufman Astoria Studios in New York City. In the story, Elmo learns that Christmas cannot occur every day. Elmo sees Big Bird mope over the fact that Snuffy is in Cincinnati, spending Christmas with his grandmother for a whole year, Maria and Luis get crabby over the Fix-It Shop being closed all year, everyone annoyed over It's a Wonderful Life always playing on television, and general unhappiness is evident. Elmo is a 3½-year-old furry red Muppet monster with an orange nose who appears on the television show Sesame Street. Mrs. Dilber is a character in The Muppet Christmas Carol. In the video The Best of Elmo, the Park was shown to be located across from the Furry Arms Hotel. Clifford dresses as Santa Claus for a Muppet Christmas medley (Kermit states it was originally supposed to be Fozzie). After regretting his second wish, Elmo suddenly realizes that "if every day was Christmas, there wouldn't be Christmas at all." Register Start a Wiki. Add a photo to this gallery. Its plot is based off of the short story Christmas Every Day by William Dean Howells. In gratitude, Santa offers Elmo a choice of two gifts: a pink bear, or a magical snowglobe. The special was later re-edited as Sesame Street Episode 4427, broadcast on PBS on November 27, 2013. I hope it snows! (1997) William Wegman's Mother Goose (1997) Big Bird Gets Lost (1998) Fiesta! Elmo uses his first wish to obtain a glass of water, because "Elmo was thirsty." Elmo Saves Christmas. However, one Sesame Street resident who enjoys Christmas every day is Oscar the Grouch. Elmo Saves Christmas is a sixty minute fantasy comedy television special released on PBS on December 2, 1996. Elmo refuses Cookie Monster a cookie, saying the cookies are for Santa Claus. In the story, Elmo learns that Christmas can't happen every day, a concept thought to be inspired by the short story "Christmas Every Day" by William Dean Howells. Explore Wikis; Community Central; Start a Wiki; Search Sign In Don't have an account? Elmo takes the cookies home for Santa Claus. The Sesame Street Muppets performed a version of the song (with all the verses combined into a whole song, excluding the elves verse and the Fourth of July verse) on the Elmo Saves Christmas: Holiday Favorites album. Elmo takes the cookies home for Santa Claus. Everyone on Sesame Street is preparing for the holidays on Christmas Eve. Wikis. At first, everyone is thrilled about it being Christmas again, thanks to a news report given by Kermit the Frog. Kermit's News Flash report on the Christmas shopping craze. Muppet Wiki: Elmo Saves Christmas: Holiday Favorites Elmo wishes that every day would be Christmas day. Edit source History Talk (0) Comments Share. The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo is an American late-night talk show hosted by Elmo. (1998) Elmopalooza (1998) … The first three episodes were available at launch, after which new episodes were premiered weekly. 1 Plot 2 Songs 3 Credits 4 Cast It is once again Christmas time on Sesame Street. [1] It was released to VHS that same year. The Sesame Street episodes in this category have been summarized in a full episode guide format, with descriptions and pictures of every sketch.. For other episodes, see Sesame Street episodes.For a detailed guide to all Sesame Street episodes and episode guides by season, see the list of Sesame Street episodes.. 0000-- 0500-- 1000-- 1500-- 2000-- 2500-- 3000-- 3500-- 4000-- 4500-- 5000 After Muehl's … Both Fraggle Rock series had ended earlier that year, but the computer-animated spin-off The Doozers followed in 2012. All looks lost until Elmo suggests that Lightning could fly him back in time to the Christmas Eve when everything started (before he chose the snowglobe), and Lightning does so. 1 Credits 1.1 Sesame Street' 1.2 The Muppets 1.3 Other 2 Directing credits 3 Gallery 3.1 Idea Credits 3.2 Gallery 4 Links … Elmo plans to stay up all night on Christmas Eve to see Santa Claus descend from the chimney. Santa gives Elmo a magical snow globe that can grant three wishes. Main page Recent changes. When he chooses the magical snow globe, he is granted three wishes, wasting his first one for a glass of water. Elmo Saves Christmas is a 60-minute fantasy comedy television special released on PBS on December 2, 1996. The program was set in Sesame Street's usual home, the Kaufman Astoria Studios in … Guest Stars: Maya Angelou, Charles Durning and Harvey Fierstein, Muppets (speaking)  Elmo  Lightning, Telly Baby Bear,  Zoe Big Bird Snuffy, Grover  Mr. Johnson, Oscar the Grouch Cookie Monster Count von Count ,Kermit the Frog Rosita Humphrey Natasha Benny Rabbit, 'Background Muppets (non-speaking): 'Bert Ernie Grundgetta Herry Monster Ingrid Penguins Prairie Dawn Honker and Anything Muppets'. Cookie Monster: Elmo Saves Christmas. He also starred in the film Elmo Saves Christmas. A Muppet Family Christmas - Prior to any of the above-listed Sesame Street Christmas specials, Elmo's actual first appearance in any Christmas … The Muppets have borrowed many motifs from vaudeville or burlesque, especially in their earliest variety show appearances. It was released to VHS that same year. John Tartaglia (b. February 16, 1978) is a puppeteer and actor whose career started on Sesame Street, subsequently leading to Broadway stardom and a Tony-award for originating the roles of Princeton and Rod in Avenue Q, off- and on-Broadway, and in the short-lived Las Vegas production. [1] It was released to VHS that same year. Muppet nail polish/Elmo Saves Christmas (from Elmo Saves Christmas) at Scratchpad, the place for everybody and everything! The Muppets Show, Sesame Street, The Animal Show and four Muppets Productions - Let's Go To Eat Pizza Hut, Eagle Theater Jonah a Veggietales Movie and Shop Walmart in Robinson, Give Your Friend an Easter Egg for Christmas, Keep Christmas with You (All Through the Year), https://the-muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Elmo_Saves_Christmas?oldid=16288. 60 mins More details at IMDb TMDb Report this film. Elmo also appeared in a fifth-season episode of The West Wing along with his friends Zoe and Big Bird. The story is told by Stiller the Elf to Stan the Snowball, recounting the year Christmas almost didn't happen. Elmo Saves Christmas was a 1996 Sesame Street Christmas special. It was reissued by Koch Records in 2008. In the story, Elmo learns that Christmas can't happen every day, a concept thought to be inspired by the short story "Christmas Every Day" by William Dean Howells. References. In most versions of the story though not within the film's dialogue, the character is identified as Scrooge's charwoman. Sesame Street (location) on Muppet Wiki; This page was last edited on 14 January 2021, at 19:24 (UTC). Elmo Saves Christmas | Christmas Specials Wiki | Fandom. A winged insect Muppet, Mrs. Dilber is amongst the group who've scavenged from Ebenezer Scrooge's home. In the story, Elmo learns that Christmas should not occur every day. By next year's Christmas, Sesame Street is ruined: The Count is "all Christmassed out" after counting all 365 days of Christmas every day, the carolers have lost their voices, Christmas trees have become an endangered species according to Grover, Big Bird cries over missing Snuffy, all the shops have been permanently closed and Santa has retired to Florida. Wikis. Its plot is based off of the short story Christmas Every Day by William Dean Howells. Edit source History Talk (0) Comments Share. Even the elves slack off on the job due to a lack of vacation, and the other holidays (especially Easter and Independence Day) didn’t come. Stiller recalls that Oscar the Grouch had been researched as the one who had more Christmas joy than anyone else. "Currently, a new Elmo-centered segment titled "Elmo the Musical" … Everyone on Sesame Street is preparing for the holidays on Christmas Eve. The Not-Too-Late Show with Elmo is an American late-night talk show hosted by Elmo. Elmo Saves Christmas: Holiday Favorites is the companion album to the TV special Elmo Saves Christmas. However, Santa explains to Elmo that Christmas would no longer be special if it occurs every day. The Muppets were effective teaching tools because children easily recognized them, they were predictable, and they appealed to adults and older siblings. Elmo plans to stay up all night on Christmas Eve to see Santa Claus descend from the chimney. The special closes with the entire Sesame Street cast joining together around the big Christmas tree. Lightning, a reindeer-in-training, takes Elmo to the future to see what Christmas is like for the rest of the year. He decides to use his last wish to make Christmas how it used to be, but his snow globe breaks before the wish, which means it will be Christmas forever. Conductor & Elmo Saves Christmas is the 102nd Mr. Elmo Saves Christmas is a 60-minute television special released on PBS on December 2, 1996. Plot. By freeing him, Elmo gets to choose a gift: either a pink teddy bear or a magical snow globe. Elmo Saves Christmas Wedding Seating Chart (1996) Edit. This version … At first, everyone is thrilled about it being Christmas again, thanks to a news report given by Kermit the Frog. The Muppet segments of the show were popular since its premiere, and more Muppets were added during the first few seasons. 379,658 Pages. He continues to star in the Muppet movies Jim Henson (1955-1990) Steve Whitmire: (1990-2016) Matt Vogel (2017-present) Sesame street Elmo Saves Christmas … Meanwhile, Elmo plans to stay up all night on Christmas Eve to see Santa descend from his chimney. Games Movies TV Video. He falls asleep, but is awakened when Santa is stuck. Last edited on 1 … Another storybook adaptation was released in 1997 as a book and tape set. The program was filmed in Sesame Street's usual home, the Kaufman Astoria Studios in New York City.Footage from the film It's a Wonderful Life … All hope is lost, so Elmo and Lightning decide to go back to the Christmas Eve when Elmo first pulled Santa from the chimney, and Elmo chooses a Moo-Bunny as his new gift. Mrs. Dilber memorably took his blankets. Kevin Clash as Elmo, Benny Rabbit & Natasha. Santa tells him he could have anything, but to not waste the other wishes. A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) The Alphabet Game (1988) The Best of Ernie and Bert ... Elmo Saves Christmas (1996) Get Up and Dance (1997) Telling the Truth (1997) Quiet Time (1997) Sing Yourself Sillier at the Movies (1997) 123 Count with Me (1997) Elmo Says Boo! Elmo was the star of the 1999 full-length, theatrically released motion picture The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland. Welcome to the Scratchpad Wiki! He debuted with the name Baby Monster during the early 1970s, when he usually only appeared in the background and was performed by numerous Muppeteers. Elmo Saves Christmas is a 60-minute fantasy comedy television special released on PBS on December 2, 1996. He was eventually renamed Elmo in season 12, when he was performed by Brian Muehl. Humans (speaking):  Bob, Maria, Luis, Gina, Gabi, Gordon, Mr. Handford, Carlo, and 14 Karat Soul. Elmo Saves Christmas: Holiday Favorites is the companion album to the Sesame Street Home Video Christmas special Elmo Saves Christmas. Elmo Saves Christmas Wedding Seating Chart (1996) Edit. A Muppet Family Christmas is a Christmas television special starring Jim Henson's Muppets.It first aired on December 16, 1987, on the ABC television network in the United States. Elmo Saves Christmas is a 60-minute television special and home video that was released in 1996. This album was reissued in 2008 by Koch Records. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. He falls asleep, until being awakened … Other nations have their own variations, such as Father Christmas in England and Sinterklaas in the Netherlands. … Abby Cadabby; … When Oscar throws it away, the windows on it vanish, and it's up to Elmoto once again save Christmas. If you would like to … Conductor crossover movie featuring one season 1 story & one season 3 story told by George Carlin and one season 5 story & one season 6 story told by Alec Baldwin 1 Notes: 2 Thomas Stories: 3 Guest Stars: 4 Quotes: 5 Trivia: 6 Movie: Thomas Stories told by George Carlin & Alec Baldwin. The first three episodes were available at launch, after which new episodes were premiered weekly. Muppet nail polish/Elmo Saves Christmas (from Elmo Saves Christmas) at Scratchpad, the place for everybody and everything! Elmo Saves Christmas is a sixty minute fantasy comedy television special released on PBS on December 2, 1996. As such, he plans to give him the official Christmas-Counter-Downer, without which Christmas can't happen. On Christmas Day, the excitement and happiness everyone experiences inspires Elmo, and he wishes that Christmas was every day. Elmo then decides to use his third wish to undo his second, but he shakes the snowglobe so much that it flies out of his hands and smashes to the ground before he can finish making the wish, which means it will be Christmas forever. Oscar, however, is enjoying all the misery, declaring it as a "bah humbug, Christmas every day". That's when Elmo realizes "if everyday was Christmas, there wouldn't be Christmas at all." Santa Claus is a traditional, secular figure of Christmas good cheer, generally depicted as a jolly fat, old man in a red suit. Impressed with Lightning's work, Santa offers to teach him how to be one of his reindeer. "Everyday Can't Be Christmas" is a song about how Christmas would no longer be special if it occurred every day. Gettin' Piggy With It! He loves to see all the broken toasters piled up by the Fix-It Shop, a whole lot of trash piled up by his trash can and that there's nothing on television but It's a Wonderful Life. Elmo Saves Christmas (book) Brought to You by the Letter B; Brought to You by the Letter A; Sesame Street Stays Up Late (book) Grover and the Everything in the Whole Wide World Museum; A Visit to the Sesame Street Firehouse; Big Bird's Bedtime Story; ... Muppet Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. The program was filmed in Sesame Street's usual home, the Kaufman Astoria Studios in … Elmo's Christmas Countdown is an hour-length Christmas special based on the children's television show Sesame Street. [1] The character proved to be immensely popular with toddlers that in 1998, he was given his own full segment on Sesame Street, called "Elmo's World. It is a spin-off of Sesame Street and was developed exclusively for the HBO Max streaming service. The muppet Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. The track was featured on the album Elmo Saves Christmas: Holiday Favorites. Posted: (3 days ago) Sesame Street had a new Christmas special of their own 1996's Elmo Saves Christmas. Michael Kingsbury Frith (born July 8, 1941) is the former Executive Vice President and Creative Director for Jim Henson Productions. A park that may or may not be the same as this one, located across the street has appeared in later episodes. "It's Christmas Again" is sung by Bob and 14 Karat Soul, sometimes joined by others, throughout the 1996 Sesame Street special Elmo Saves Christmas. Popular reviews More. Elmo Saves Christmas; The Street We Live On; Muppets from Space; Sesame Street 4-D Movie Magic; It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie; The Muppets' Wizard of Oz; The Muppets Show, Sesame Street and ten Muppets Productions - Let's Go To Eat Pizza Hut, Eagle Theater The Wild Thornberrys Movie and Shop Walmart in Robinson ; Muppet Characters. Elmo Saves Christmas; Elmo's World: Happy Holidays! At the end, Elmo learns that although Christmas can't be every day, everyone can still keep their Christmas spirit in their souls all year. During the production of Sesame Street ' s first season, producers created five one-hour … Games Movies TV Video. Language; ... Extras, be they human or Muppet, are not noteworthy, which is why they don't typically receive film or TV credit unless they speak. See also Elmo Saves Christmas … WikiProject Television / Episode coverage (Rated Start-class, Low-importance) This article is within the scope of WikiProject Television, a collaborative effort to develop and improve Wikipedia articles about television programs. Jarosław Boberek (b. In the director's commentary on the film's DVD release, … Elmo is a furry red Muppet monster with an orange nose.He is self-described as 3-and-a-half years old, and refers to himself almost entirely in the third person. 1 Songs 2 … The program was filmed in Sesame Street's usual home, the Kaufman Astoria Studios in New York City. Elmo Saves Christmas is a sixty minute fantasy comedy television special released on PBS on December 2, 1996. Wikis. As the narrator talks, clips from past Sesame Street Christmas specials are shown (the opening from Elmo's World: Happy Holidays, and a scene from Elmo Saves Christmas). Text is available under the Creative … It was great to see the cast of characters again from muppets Elmo, Big Bird, and Grover to humans Maria, Luis, and Bob. 1963) is a core Sesame Street puppeteer who performs Baby Bear, Davey Monkey, Chicago the Lion, and Humphrey. Welcome to the Scratchpad Wiki… Edit. Inspired by the 1892 short story "Christmas Every Day" by William Dean Howells, Elmo learns that Christmas doesn't happen every day. Also, Santa's elves are fatigued and end up producing a cow-bunny combination called the "Moo-Bunny." Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. In this one, Elmo and Grover are the hosts as they present more favorite Christmas songs from Elmo Saves Christmas, The Muppet Christmas Carol, The Toy That Saved Christmas, and many more. Since 2002, Rudman has also become the new performer of Cookie Monster Elmo Saves Christmas Baby Bear,& Humphrey Elmo Saves Christmas was a 1996 Sesame Street Christmas special.. The program was filmed in Sesame Street's usual home, the Kaufman Astoria Studios in New York City.Footage from the film It's a Wonderful Life also appears in the program. Cyphoidbomb 23:50, 10 August 2015 (UTC) Return to "Elmo Saves Christmas" page. The Christmas special is the basis idea from the Christmas short story, 'Christmas Every Day' by William Dean Howells, (1892).The special was shot at Sesame Street's usual home, the Kaufman Astoria Studios in New York City. Big Bird is increasingly sad and upset that Snuffy is still gone, Maria and Luis are increasingly grouchy due to a lack of work as the Fix-It-Shop being closed all year, and everyone gets annoyed at It's a Wonderful Life being the only thing on TV, meaning that general unhappiness is evident. Mr. Talk:Elmo Saves Christmas. - The Count, The Countess I Want a … A Sesame Street Christmas Carol; Elmo's Christmas Countdown "Monster Monster Day" Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas "A Furchester Christmas" Other Christmas productions. He is brightened up when he sees Snuffy, who tells him that rather than visiting his granny in Cincinnati, she came to Sesame Street instead. Inspired by the 1892 short story "Christmas Every Day" by William Dean Howells, Elmo learns that Christmas doesn't happen every day. Elmo Saves Christmas is a 1996 Christmas special, based upon of and starring the characters from the television series Sesame Street, narrated by guest star Maya Angelou. Shot in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, its teleplay was conceived by longtime Muppet writer Jerry Juhl, and directed by Peter Harris and Eric Till (the latter of whom was uncredited). It premiered on Sunday, December 23, 2007 on ABC. It was released to VHS that same year. Posted: (2 days ago) Elmo Saves Christmas is a 1996 Christmas special, based upon of and starring the characters from the television series Sesame Street, narrated by guest star Maya Angelou. This time, Elmo reluctantly chooses to take the pink bear from Santa, but Santa reveals that he has a Moo-Bunny on him, and Elmo delightedly chooses it for his gift. Kermit the Frog, arguably Jim Henson's most famous Muppet creation, was the star and host of The Muppet Show, played a significant role on Sesame Street, and served as the logo of The Jim Henson Company. Register Start a Wiki. Snuffy returns, telling Big Bird that his grandmother had come to Sesame Street instead. History Talk (0) Comments Share. Sleigh Ride - Ernie, Bert, Elmo, Telly, Grover, the Count, Zoe, Oscar, Hoots, Prairie Dawn, Snuffy, Big Bird Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree - Elmo Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow! This is a disambiguation page — a list of articles associated with the same title. They join the others in the arbor around the big Christmas Tree to sing "Keep Christmas With You All Through the Year.". Elmo Saves Christmas is a 60-minute television special released on PBS on December 2, 1996. External links. Disney Sing Along Songs: Elmo Saves Christmas - Holiday Favorites is a sing-along video that is a follow up of True Blue Miracle nine years before. It was released to VHS that same year. It was sung twice in the 1996 Sesame Street special Elmo Saves Christmas , first by Santa Claus in an attempt to convince Elmo that every day can't be Christmas (which fails), and later by Elmo (in a duet with Lightning ) after he finally becomes convinced that Christmas … Big Bird’s friend, Snuffy, is going to his grandmother in Cincinnati before coming back the day after Christmas. Elmo Saves Christmas is a 60-minute television special and home video that was released and aired on PBS in 1996. 1963) is a Polish voice actor who has dubbed roles in several Muppet projects, most recently in Muppety, the dub of the 2011 film The Muppets. Inspired by the 1892 short story "Christmas Every Day" by William Dean Howells, Elmo learns that Christmas does not occur every day. From Britt Allcroft Studios & … Matt Vogel (b. October 6, 1970) is an accomplished puppeteer who joined the Sesame Street troupe in 1996. Keep Christmas With You All Through the Year, Give Your Friend an Easter Egg for Christmas, Keep Christmas with You (All Through the Year), https://muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Elmo_Saves_Christmas_(special)?oldid=1347449. The series, consisting of 13 episodes, debuted on HBO Max on May 27, 2020. Elmo is a Muppet character on the children's television show Sesame Street.A furry red monster with a falsetto voice, he speaks to himself in the third person, and also hosts the last full fifteen-minute segment (five minutes since 2017) on Sesame Street, "Elmo's World", which is aimed at toddlers.He was most often puppeteered by Kevin Clash, but since his resignation in late 2012, … In the story, Elmo learns that Christmas should not occur every day. A Muppet named Joe Marley of "Scaredy Pants Delivery Service" comes down the street to deliver a "ghost-o-gram" to Oscar .