Courtesy of Chris Eliopoulos/Penguin Random House

Screening & Live Event
I Am Jim Henson featuring The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson

Part of Jim Henson's World (2017)
Saturday, February 18, 2017, 1:00 p.m.
Redstone Theater

Program followed by book signing with illustrator Chris Eliopoulos

This month’s event is a special Jim Henson biographical presentation. I Am Jim Henson written by Brad Meltzer and illustrated by Chris Eliopoulos is the latest entry in the children’s book series Ordinary People Change the World. Eliopoulus joins us to discuss the book and conduct a drawing demonstration. The program includes video clips and a screening of the rarely seen 1990 television special The Muppets Celebrate Jim Henson. After the screening, Chris will sign copies of the book, which will be available for sale in the Museum Shop. Program length: 90 mins.

Tickets: $15 (Free for members at the Film Lover and MoMI Kids Premium levels and above). Order tickets online. (Members may contact [email protected] with any questions regarding online reservations.)

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