Opening Night: The Muppet Movie

Thursday, January 24 – 7:00pm

James Frawley, US, live action, 1979, 1h 35m, English
All ages


** Gala Opening Night, co-presented with Seattle International Film Festival, at SIFF Cinema Egyptian. Celebrate the film’s 40th anniversary with a singalong! **

Make the rainbow connection as you revisit or introduce your kids for the first time to the big screen magic of one of the most beloved classics in the children’s film canon! Sing along with Kermit, Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy and Gonzo the Great on their epic trek across America to find Hollywood stardom. Voiced by and starring such legends as Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Milton Berle, Mel Brooks, Steve Martin, Dom DeLuise, Richard Pryor, and Madeline Kahn.

Consider a Muppet Movie sing-along preceded by PIZZA AND PUPPETMAKING with local animator Clyde Petersen… believe it or not, this dream is within your grasp! Read more and register here. Students in Clyde’s workshop, which takes place Jan. 24 at 5pm, are welcome to sit in special reserved puppet choir seating at the Muppet Movie screening, joined by their puppet and an accompanying adult.

Thank you SIFF!




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