|Text on Button||ICE FOLLIES BIG BIRD SESAME STREET TM of CTW|
Illustration of yellow Big Bird, green Sesame Street logo, and red and black text on blue background.
|Curl Text||© 1971, 1974 MUPPECTS INC.|
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From 1974 to 1979, the touring ice show Ice Follies included 20-minute acts featuring skaters dressed as characters from the children's show Sesame Street. The original act featured Big Bird, Ernie, Bert, Mr. Snuffleupagus, Cookie Monster, Betty Lou, Oscar the Grouch and the Count. Big Bird performed on a vocal track by Caroll Spinney. One show included a segment about Big Bird teaching Mr. Snuffleupagus how to ice skate.