The Muppet Show1976 | TV Show

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Jim Henson's fanciful creations, headed by host Kermit the Frog, cavort on-stage and backstage with celebs in this classic family series, which, during its five-year syndicated run, was viewed by an estimated 235 million people in some 100 countries. Produ (more…)

Premiered: September 5, 1976

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Season 2, Episode 17 Rudolf Nureyev

First Aired: January 22, 1978

Rudolf Nureyev dances to "Swine Lake" with a Muppet pig (played by the Royal Ballet's Graham Fletcher). Nureyev dons top hat and tails for a tap-dance number, and sings "Baby, It's Cold Outside" with Miss Piggy.

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Season 2, Episode 16

January 15, 1978

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Judy Collins

Season 2, Episode 18

January 29, 1978

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