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uniform title   Muppet show (Television program). Sex and violence.
title   Muppet show. Sex and violence [videorecording] / produced by Jim Henson ; written by Marshall Brickman ... [et al.] ; directed by Dave Wilson ; [Henson Associates] ; Jim Henson Television. 
published   [2006]
description   1 videodisc (26 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
all locations   Availability
location   UMCP Performing Arts LibraryLibrary Info Henson Collection | HENSON 065 Holdings  Availability  Request from Special Collections
notes   Originally broadcast in 1975.
  DVD created with permission from digital video tapes donated to the University of Maryland by Jim Henson Legacy with support from the Jane Henson Foundation.
notes   DVD-R.
credits   Muppet puppeteers, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, Dave Goelz, Fran Brill, John Lovelady, Rollin Krewson, Caroly Wilcox, Jane Henson ; puppets by Bonnie Lewis, Caroly Wilcox, Dave Goelz, John Lovelady, Rollin Krewson, Janet Lerman, Mari Kaestle ; special fabricatur, Don Sahlin ; music and lyrics, Joe Raposo.
summary   The original pilot for the television series, in this program the Muppets parody the proliferation of sex and violence on television. Nigel, Sam the Eagle, and Floyd, the hippie guitarist, prepare for the Seven Deadly Sins Pageant. Highlights include: the faces of Mt. Rushmore trading jokes; a review of the film "Return to Beneath the Planet of the Pigs"; a visit with Waldorf and Statler; the incomprehensible Swedish Chef demonstrates how to make a submarine sandwich; and a musical performance by the Muppet band, Dr. Teeth and the Electric Mayhem.
notes   Access restricted to patrons at the University of Maryland.
acquisition note   Gift; Jim Henson Legacy, Jane Henson Foundation; 2004.
subjects   LinkMuppets (Fictitious characters) -- Drama.
  LinkTelevision pilot programs.
  LinkTelevision programs.
  LinkTelevision comedies.
  LinkPuppet television programs.
other author   LinkHenson, Jim.
  LinkBrickman, Marshall.
  LinkWilson, Dave.
  LinkOz, Frank.
  LinkNelson, Jerry, 1934-2012.
  LinkHunt, Richard, 1951-1992.
  LinkGoelz, Dave.
  LinkBrill, Fran.
  LinkLovelady, John.
  LinkKrewson, Rollie.
  LinkWilcox, Caroly.
  LinkHenson, Jane.
  LinkLewis, Bonnie.
  LinkLerman, Janet.
  LinkKaestle, Mari.
  LinkSahlin, Donald G.
  LinkRaposo, Joe.
other author   LinkHenson Associates.
  LinkJim Henson Television.
format   Videos/Films (all)
  Videos - DVD

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