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Sesame Street Live Comes to Bangor 

Can you tell me how to get to Sesame Street?We can! Sesame Street Live is coming to Bangor Auditorium.Elmo and all of his friends take to the stage starting tonight to bring you “Elmo’s Green Thumb.”Chelsey Anderson met up with a couple of characters.”Can you tell me how to get.. how to get to Sesame Street?”It’s a question children have been answering for 40 years. And now Sesame Street Live is raising the curtain on its 30th season.Amanda Sutliff, Performance Director: “Parents have grown up with Sesame Street so to bring their kids it’s a great bonding experience and everyone knows each character. So it’s fun for everyone.”In this adventure Elmo and the gang help find a new home for Elmo’s sunflower, Sunny.Amanda Sutliff, Performance Director: “He’s going a little green, learning how to plant sunny, because he’s getting a little bit too big for his pot, so we need to learn and find the perfect spot for him to be planted.”Amanda Sutliff, Performance Director: “But it’s going to be a great thing because they’re going to learn things that thy never knew before. We’re going to see lady bugs, beetles, butterflies, and eventually find the perfect spot for sunny.”You’ll get to see all of your favorite characters sing and dance their way through the show. Elmo, Grover, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Zoe, Telly, Burt and Ernie, Oscar the Grouch, some of the Honkers, and Abby Cadabby- a fairy in training.Amanda Sutliff, Performance Director: “She tries to use her magic a lot, because she’s new, and instead of turning sunny bigger to help them get planted she shrinks Elmo and his friends down to the garden.”The show teaches timeless lessons for all ages.Amanda Sutliff, Performance Director: “We’re learning about patience, friendship, and learning to see things from a new point of view.””Can you tell me how to get.. how to get to Sesame Street?”Tuesday night’s show starts at 7. There are two shows Wednesday. One at 10:30 in the morning, the other at 7 Wednesday nightFor more information check out sesamestreetlive.com