The Muppet Movie

The Muppet Movie. (1979). Directed by James Frawley. © Muppets/Disney. Courtesy of Photofest.

FilmOutdoor Movies at the SkirballFamily Programs

The Muppet Movie

Friday, June 29, 8:30 p.m. (Doors at 6:30 p.m.)

About the Program

Calling all puppeteers (and their puppets!) to this cinematic celebration starring Jim Henson’s most beloved characters. Make a “rainbow connection” while Kermit the Frog, Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, and Rowlf hit the road to find success in Hollywood.

Directed by James Frawley. (1979, 95 min. Rated G.)

Arrive early to view the exhibition and more! Before the screening, check out The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited, and enjoy cocktails, wine, beer, and light fare available for purchase. At 7:45 p.m., Heidi Swedberg and Daniel Ward will lead a ukulele sing-along to the “Rainbow Connection.” Don’t forget to bring your ukulele!

Note: Screening will be moved indoors in the event of rain.

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Get ready for the screening by watching Kermit the Frog sing "Rainbow Connection."