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An extension of the show's S-T-E-A-M curriculum (science, technology, engineering, arts and math). Each 11 minute episode is an interactive, fun-filled musical adventure created by Elmo and the child at home. Focusing on imagination and math skills, such as enumeration, relational concepts, addition/subtraction, geometric shapes and many more.
LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION...
SESAME WORKSHOP AND
WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT GROUP RELEASE
Sesame Street: Elmo the Musical ON DVD MAY 7, 2013!
For the First Time Ever on DVD, Five Fun-Filled Stories of the New Elmo Series
Plus, the full-length classic home video, "Let's Make Music"
BURBANK, CA (March 28, 2013) - Get ready to sing, dance, play and imagine with Elmo as Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organization behind Sesame Street, and Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group release Sesame Street: Elmo the Musical on DVD May 7, 2013 at a SRP of $14.98. The Elmo the Musical DVD includes Elmo's newest imaginative and math skill-enhancing lessons along with the home video classic, "Let's Make Music." This 82-minute disc, the first ever containing the new Elmo the Musical segment. This title will also be available for download and will retail for $9.99.
Debuting in Sesame Street's 43rd season, Elmo the Musical is an extension of the show's S-T-E-A-M curriculum (science, technology, engineering, arts and math). Each 11 minute episode is an interactive, fun-filled musical adventure created by Elmo and the child at home. Focusing on imagination and math skills, such as enumeration, relational concepts, addition/subtraction, geometric shapes and many more, Elmo takes viewers on thrilling explorations as he imagines himself in "Sea Captain the Musical," "Circus the Musical," "Prince Elmo the Musical" and even "President the Musical!"
"Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group is excited to bring Elmo the Musical, the newest release in the Elmo brand, to parents and children alike," said Jeff Brown, WBHEG Executive Vice President and GM of Non-Theatrical Franchise Marketing. "We are eager to continue in grand Sesame Street tradition, providing fun and educational programming to children that they can enjoy again and again."
Now in its 43rd season, Sesame Street is the longest-running program in children's television and the number one top-of-mind show of preschool show with moms. The series has received more Emmy awards than any other show in television history (146), as well as a Lifetime Achievement Emmy Award honoring the 40th year.
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, including The Electric Company, to help bridge the literacy gap. 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 Warner Bros. Home Entertainment Group.
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHEG) brings together Warner Bros. Entertainment's home video, digital distribution, interactive entertainment, technical operations and anti-piracy businesses in order to maximize current and next-generation distribution scenarios. An industry leader since its inception, WBHEG oversees the global distribution of content through packaged goods (Blu-ray Disc(TM) and DVD) and digital media in the form of electronic sell-through and video-on-demand via cable, satellite, online and mobile channels, and is a significant developer and publisher for console and online video game titles worldwide. WBHEG distributes its product through third party retail partners and licensees, as well as directly to consumers through WBShop.com.
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April 30, 2013, 7:52 am - PR