Original Pitch Video for the Muppet Show (1975)

In 1975 the variety show was still alive and well. Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In had only been gone for two years, The Captain and Tennille would get a show in 76-77, the Donnie and Marie Show ran from 76-78 and big stars still got TV specials, with guest stars, musical numbers and comedy sketches. Perhaps…

1980 Documentary on the Muppet Show ‘Of Muppets & Men’

I was lucky enough to be born in 1970 – which put me at just the right age to enjoy the golden age of Sesame Street and the Muppet Show. This documentary was shot in 1980, a year before the show went off the air and offers an amazing glimpse of the masters at work.…