Synopsis by Betsy Boyd
Shalom Sesame: Tel Aviv is the second episode in the Muppets special edition series, Shalom Sesame, an educational journey through ancient and modern Israel. Kids meet old and new Muppet friends on "Rechov Sumsum," the Israeli version of Sesame Street, including Grover, Cookie Monster, Moishe Oofnick the grouch, and Kippy ben Kipod, a large porcupine. In this episode, Muppet characters spend the day with violinist Itzhak Perlman in the bustling city of his birth, Tel Aviv. Itzhak leads the Muppets and the kids at home through Carmel Market, the ancient port of Jaffa, and festive Tel Aviv beach.
adventurer, child, Hebrew, Israeli [nationality], Judaism