Screening & Live Event
The Muppet Movie 40th Anniversary Celebration

Part of Jim Henson's World (2019) & The Muppet Movie 40th Anniversary Celebration
Saturday, June 22, 2:00 p.m.
Museum of the Moving Image - Redstone Theater

Hosted by Craig Shemin, President of The Jim Henson Legacy

With special guests Ed Christie (puppet designer/builder), Calista Hendrickson (Muppet costume designer), and puppeteer John Lovelady

Dir. James Frawley. 1979, 95 mins. DCP. With Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Dave Goelz. It has been 40 years since Kermit first sang “Rainbow Connection” in this road picture filled with cameo appearances, running gags, and Academy Award–nominated music by Paul Williams. MoMI is celebrating with two anniversary screenings, each with special guests and prizes for lucky audience members.

Tickets: $15 ($11 seniors and students / $9 youth (ages 3–17) / free for children under 3 and Museum members at the Film Lover and Kids Premium levels and above). Order online.(Members may contact members@movingimage.us with questions regarding online reservations.)

Ticket purchase includes same-day admission to the Museum (see gallery hours). View the Museum’s ticketing policy here. For more information on membership and to join online, visit our membership page.

Other Dates
June 23
1:00 pm