In the kingdom of Fozzalia, three rat tricksters (played by Rizzo the Rat, Yolanda the Rat, and Montague the Rat) are in the town square showing off their Curative Elixirs. ", In the "The Elves and the Shoemaker" tale, Rizzo walks onstage to speak to Kermit and Robin about a gift to give the Elvises. As. Rizzo ends up coming on stage to suggest a gift to give to the elves. Taking place in The Muppet Theatre, Gonzo and Rizzo host a presentation of six fairy tales performed by the Muppets. JIM HENSON MUPPET CLASSIC THEATER WHERE 6 FAIRY TALES TAKE A WACKY TWIST VHS. Directed by Jim Henson. Along the way, campers learn about Jim Henson’s Muppets, view clips of Muppet Classic Theater, and see some of the original Muppets in the collection at the American History Museum. Instead of adapting one classic novel, the Muppets star in not one, not two, but eighteen fairy tales! When Andy and Randy think that Santa Claus came early, Sandy ends up lighting a large firecracker in the chimney which launches the Big Bad Wolf into the sky. The second half begins with an alternate opening, much like the beginning of the video, that introduces "Rumpelstiltskin. Rizzo the Rat narrated that King Midas, Queen Midas, and the satyr used the Slice-O-Matic to throw fabulous dinner parties for everyone in the kingdom. With Trudy Young, Gordon Thomson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson. Offers. In it we have a few separate fairy tales all supposedly narrated and introduced by The Great Gonzo. Before Rizzo can lead Yolanda and Montague to their next business in Tarzana, Emperor Fozzie states that he will hold a celebration to show off his new clothes with the rats being his guests of honor. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. With Dave Goelz, Jerry Nelson, Steve Whitmire, Frank Oz. Gonzo and Rizzo present six classic fairy tales, as acted out by Kermit, Miss Piggy and Fozzie Bear. Ask a question - opens in a new window or tab. Sandy opens up the door and karate chops the Big Bad Wolf when she accuses him of his claim that Sandy has facial hair. Comic book artist David Petersen recreates the Muppets as classic fairy tale characters for BOOM!Studios‘ line of Muppet Fairy Tales comics.We get to see Kermit as the hero we've always known him to be, taking on the roles of Robin Hood and Peter Pan. Item Information. Popularity - 74 views, 0.4 views per day, 204 … It is a retelling of the classic fairy tale of The Frog Prince featuring Kermit the Frog as the narrator, Kermit's nephew Robin as the Frog Prince, Sir Robin the Brave, and Sweetums, among others. $13.99. It is a retelling of the classic fairy tale of The Frog Prince featuring Kermit the Frog as the narrator, Kermit's nephew Robin as the Frog Prince, Sir Robin the Brave, and Sweetums, among others. The wolf ends up being surprised by the arrival of a large ram named Norman who ends up crushing the wolf. Details about Jim Henson’s Muppet Babies Big Book Of Nursery Rhymes & Fairy Tales 1993. Narrator: It's six incredible muppet fairy tales in the one videocassette you've just got to have. All the fairest maidens in the land were brought to the King's castle so that one of them can become queen. Papa tells Andy and Randy that they are strong smart boys who can take care of themselves, but they need to look after their sister Sandy. Rizzo states that he happens to be the finest tailor in all the land. Condition:--not specified. Muppet Fairy Tales is a UK VHS release by Jim Henson Video on 29th May 1995. The repeated overreactions of a young shepherd (played by Gonzo) cause the villagers and their mayor (played by Kermit) to doubt his word when he has made claims of sensing earthquakes and tsunamis. The King married Piggy and the Loyal Royal Advisor got his own castle. shipping: + $3.30 shipping . It was done relatively soon after Jim's passing, and it was in many ways a re-gathering of the clan. When Rizzo states that they should visit a Sultan who is so gullible when they get out, Yolanda and Montague end up kicking Rizzo. Additional Muppets performed by Tim Blaney, Cheryl Blaylock, Kevin Carlson, Terri Hardin, Drew Massey, James Murray, Joe Selph, and Michelan Sisti. Hosted by Gonzo and Rizzo the Rat. The Muppets are at it again—this time, humorously remixing classic fairy tales! The Very Best of the Muppet Show: Volume 2, The Very Best of the Muppet Show: Volume 3, https://muppet.fandom.com/wiki/Muppet_Classic_Theater?oldid=1346645, Writer Jim Lewis puppeteered the clarinetist, The European releases of the production, retitled "Muppet Fairy Tales," presented it as a two-part video (each containing three stories). Popularity - 162 views, 1.2 views per day, 135 days on eBay. The Frog Prince is a 1971 American/Canadian musical fantasy comedy television special directed by Jim Henson, and jointly produced by Robert Lawrence Productions and Henson Associates. Frog and princess, both cursed by a witch, figure out how to break each other's spell. Written by Jim Lewis and Bill Prady, each story also features an original song. When King Midas accidentally turns himself to gold upon reacting to his food being turned to gold, Queen Midas tries various attempts to get him back to normal. Rizzo is arrested by the Police Chief and is taken to Emperor Fozzie Bear. Narrator: The wonder and excitement of the theater is coming to your home. The rats then present Fozzie with his "new clothes" that are on the hanger that Rizzo gives him. Plus it’s just silly, with no great message. The next morning, the Loyal Royal Advisor discovers the golden straw and states that he'll keep an eye on the gold that is present while Piggy spins the second batch of straw into gold. shipping: + $2.80 shipping . 77. Some of the earliest Muppet productions I remember watching were Jim Henson’s The Frog Prince, Hey, Cinderella and The Muppet Musicians of Bremen. Studios' line of Muppet Fairy Tales finds the fairest one of all in April with "Muppet Snow White," a four-issue miniseries written by "Toy Story" scribe Jesse Blaze Snider and illustrated by Shelli Paroline. Taking place in The Muppet Theatre, Gonzo and Rizzo host a presentation of six fairy tales performed by the Muppets. Elvis: Thank you. Gonzo narrates that the Emperor and his kingdom learned that it's best to think for themselves and follow their own fashion. The film was released on September 27, 1994. Raise The Curtain On The Muppets' All-New Production - Made Exclusively For Video The Muppets present six ever-so-original, ever-so-funny spoofs of classic fairy tales and favourite fables! Rizzo claims that the special fabric can only be seen by elegant people such as the Emperor. Then the Big Bad Wolf disguises himself as the pizza delivery man only for Sandy to take the pizza. The Muppet Vault: Fairy Tales will be held on Sunday, September 12 at 2:00pm at The Knitting Factory, located at 361 Metropolitan Ave. in Williamsburg, Brooklyn (easily accessible from the L … I'm fond of it and hope it sees the light of DVD someday.”. A sad and lonely King (played by Kermit) turns to his Loyal Royal Advisor to find him a fair young maiden to be his queen, someone who is special. It is the first direct-to-video feature film in The Muppets franchise. After all attempts have failed, the sheep state that the shepherd learned his lesson and protested to end the story before the wolf arrives. When the elves arrived at midnight, the shoemaker and Robin present them with white sequined jumpsuits. Original show-stopping, toe-tapping tunes add just the right note to each timeless tale. Upon watching the elves at work, the shoemaker tells Robin that it's time he thanked them for their kindness. Also, in the same story, a puppeteer's head can be seen in the bottom-right corner after the banker leaves with the first half of his money. Disney Art Cartoon Disney Love Cool Art Comic Book Artists Classic Fairy Tales Snow White Jim Henson Art. Read Full Synopsis Cast + Crew Previous Cast Members More Cast Members. The King mentioned that he married Piggy because he loved her which surprised the Loyal Royal Advisor and her father. The stories featured are: 'The Three Little Pigs'; 'King Midas'; 'The Boy Who Cried Wolf'; 'Rumplestiltskin'; 'The Emperor's New Clothes'; and 'The Elves and the Shoemaker'. $7.55. Heck, when there was a license for Muppet comics at Boom! The citizens of Fozzalia think that since Emperor Fozzie isn't wearing clothing and that public nudity must be the latest fad Emperor Fozzie tells his people that they should stop doing things just because he does them, and that they should start thinking for themselves. One of the rams mentions to the shepherd and his fellow sheep about his cousin Norman and they come up with a plan. Friday, March 30 - Tuesday, April 3, 2007. The mayor gives the shepherd a medal for "not crying wolf except when an actual wolf was present". Andy and Randy almost fall for this until Sandy reminds them that it's the middle of summer. By the time night had fallen, every shoe in the shop has been sold and the banker takes the money stating that he'll be back tomorrow for the other half of "his money." Free shipping . The production also marked the first appearance of Andy and Randy Pig and the Elvises, who later appeared on Muppets Tonight. Robin the Frog doubts Rizzo's claim while another man stated that the Curative Elixir "cured his baldness" as a rat is seen on top of his head. The shepherd and the sheep then chant Norman's name. New Vintage Muppet Classic Theater VHS Tape Jim Henson 6 Fairy Tales… The episodes were released separately as bonus features on the UK DVD compilations. Note: During this story, Rizzo walks onstage to speak to Kermit and Robin about a gift to give the elves. Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Robin the Frog, Gonzo and Rizzo star in the various stories. Learn how and when to remove this template message, John Denver and the Muppets: A Christmas Together, Lady Gaga and the Muppets Holiday Spectacular, The Muppets Present...Great Moments in American History, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Muppet_Classic_Theater&oldid=990120598, Articles needing additional references from June 2019, All articles needing additional references, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 22 November 2020, at 22:51. This may not be one of the most popular Muppets videos, but I do not know why! Gonzo: (Screaming) Narrator: Muppet Classic Theater. The satyr tells Queen Midas that the effects of the Golden Touch can be undone if Queen Midas renounces her interest in gold. When Emperor Fozzie goes out to show his new clothes, Robin notices that Emperor Fozzie is wearing nothing but his boxers. Gonzo and Rizzo signing off the viewers and it's time to polka (European Version). This special marked the debut … When Rizzo asks Gonzo if he has learned his lesson, Gonzo states that he won't overreact again, until Rizzo states that they'll be taking an intermission with Rizzo having to explain to Gonzo what an intermission is (American Version). While the shoemaker and Robin live happily ever after, the elves relocated to Las Vegas where they perform two shows. Very high amount of views. As Steve Whitmire was already performing Kermit, he could not puppeteer for Rizzo at the same time and Rizzo's voice is that of Dave Goelz. Piggy called the King, the Loyal Royal Advisor, and her father where she told them the whole truth about her having help in converting straw into gold. When Queen Piggy finally had her child, Rumpelstiltskin came in and states that he will let her keep her child if he can guess his name. Muppet classic theater. The satyr then offers to give King Midas and Queen Midas another wish for free. Directed by David Grossman. Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Robin the Frog, Gonzo and Rizzo star in the various stories. PicClick Insights - Muppet Classic Theater - Where 6 Fairy Tales Take a Wacky Twist -VHS R4S1BC PicClick Exclusive. when you spend $25 on participating products. Fandom Apps Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The video was sold as "Muppet Fairy Tales" in Europe. Once the shoemaker and his nephew have fallen asleep, they awoke in time to see the elves working on the blue suede shoes. The Muppets perform six classic fairy tales: Three Little Pigs, King Midas' Golden Touch, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, Rumpelstiltskin, The Emperor's New Clothes and The Elves and the Shoemaker. ; Jim Henson Productions. When the wolf arrives, the shepherd stated that the wolf was right about the drop in his credibility as his final quote to him is "big sheep." Rizzo has Yolanda take measurements in preparation for his new clothes while Montague weaves the finest fabric in all the land. 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