NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — If you grew up watching Big Bird, Elmo and Oscar the Grouch and always wanted to learn “How to get to ‘Sesame Street,'” now is your chance.
“Sesame Street” is looking to cast a new Hispanic character for the show’s 44th season.READ MORE: FBI Executes Search Warrant At Home Of Gabby Petito's Fiancé Brian Laundrie
Producers are looking for an actor or actress between 18 and 25 who can sing, dance and is bilingual in both English and Spanish with a good sense of humor.READ MORE: Ballet Hispanico 'Leads You Through Awareness, Discovery And Expansion Of Understanding' Of Latinx Culture
An open audition for the new character will be held at the Roseland Ballroom in Midtown between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on August 20. Those interested should bring a recent picture and resume and must be prepared to sing a cappella in Spanish and English.MORE NEWS: United Nations General Assembly Returns To NYC, With COVID-19 And Climate Front And Center
“Sesame Street” airs on PBS Kids.