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Sesame Street Gets HBO Debut Date, Updated Theme and Other Changes

Sesame Street Gets HBO Debut Date, Updated Theme and Other Changes

Sesame Street Season 46 will premiere Saturday, Jan. 16 on HBO, the children’s series’ new home for original episodes. And that’s far from the only change on tap for Elmo, Cookie Monster et al.

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The new batch of episodes, as previously reported, will run a “dynamic” 30 minutes (versus an hour), beginning with a double pump on Jan. 16 (starting at 9 am Et). From there on, a new original will air every Saturday at 9, followed by a repeat.

Also new: the show’s theme song is getting an “upbeat update” but

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