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''WHEN ELMO GROWS UP'' Live at the Nassau Coliseum

Written by amusement-parks  |  14. July 2007

Sesame Street Live presents "When Elmo Grows Up," a family oriented performance. Following the Sesame Street teaching tradition, themes include anything is possible with an emphasis on perserverance, teamwork and the power of imagination. The show introduces Abby Cadabby, the newest Muppet on Sesame Street. She joins Elmo, Zoe, Rosita and all of her furry and feathered friends in asking, 'What do you want to be when you grow up?' as they prepare for a pageant on Sesame Street. Familiar characters sing cowboy songs, ride the rails and more with Sesame Street Live "When Elmo Grows Up." When Elmo and his Sesame Street Live friends think about growing up, it's a musical show-and-tell as Bert dreams of becoming a forest ranger, Telly longs to be a cowboy and their newest friend, Abby Cadabby, wants to be a Fairy Godmother just like her mommy. Elmo thinks about becoming a 'weather monster,' but has a hard time predicting his own forecast--he wants to be anything and everything all at once! Children learn that if they believe in themselves and are willing to try, the possibilities are endless. Parent hear music they'll recognize and enjoy sharing with children, such as "Home on the Range," "Down on the Corner" and "Give a Little Love." "When Elmo Grows Up" features nearly two dozen songs, including classics that children will love to sing along with such as "I Love Trash" and "Itsy Bitsy Spider." The cast includes Bert, Big Bird, Ernie, Elmo, Oscar, Grover, Cookie Monster, Zoe, Rosita, Count Von Count, Abby Cadabby, Telly, Baby Bear, Prairie Dawn, Roxy Marie, Grundgetta and Honker. "When Elmo Grow Up" is on tour and will be appearing live at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York from Thursday, September 27 through Sunday, September 30, 2007. Tickets are $15-$55/pp and are on sale now at the Nassau Coliseum box office and Ticketmaster locations. "When Elmo Grows Up" is a Vee Corporation Production. Vee Corporation was founded in 1980 to produce the live stage touring shows for Sesame Street Live. Since then they have earned the distinction of operating the longest running children's live stage tours in history. They produce every show from start to finish, from concept, to scripting, to music and choreography, costuming and scenic production, as well as booking and promotions. For more information, visit Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum 1255 Hempstead Turnpike Uniondale, NY 11553 Phone: 516-794-9303

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