The Top 10 Songs of… Karen Prell

Kieran Moore – I’m going to start this chart by saying something controversial – I have always considered Karen Prell to be the least compelling singer out of the five main Fraggle performers. I need to quickly qualify that by saying that I think all five of them (Karen, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Kathryn Mullen, and…

News Update: September 6, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: September 5, 2013 This past weekend the annual Dragoncon was held in Atlanta, Georgia. For the past few years Dragoncon has had an uncanny ability to attract Muppet performers and personalities for panels and appearances. This year was no exception, as Karen Prell, Kathryn Mullen, and Michael Frith all appeared to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of…

News Update: April 27, 2013

NEWS UPDATE: April 27, 2013 The 30th Anniversary website for Fraggle Rock has officially launched with a wealth of new information about what to expect from the show’s upcoming anniversary promotions. This includes wall graphics in June, an all-encompassing collector’s book in July, and (most exciting) a so-called “Classic Music Collection” in November, plus much…

Brand New Fraggle Music Video!!

We have been wondering for years if we would ever see them again… but here we are, in the year of their 30th anniversary, that Gobo, Mokey, Wembley, Boober, Red, and Uncle Traveling Matt return in full force!! That’s right, thanks to the combined efforts of The Jim Henson Company, Chris Hardwick, The Nerdist Channel,…

News Update: February 4, 2012

NEWS UPDATE: February 4, 2012 Remember those awesome guys in the band OK Go who did that even more awesome music video with the Muppets for their cover of “The Muppet Show Theme Song“? Well, OK Go has gone and produced another amazing video, this time on Sesame Street! There are no Muppets in the…

Weekly Muppet Wednesdays: Red Fraggle

Written by Ryan Dosier. RED FRAGGLE Performed by… Karen Prell First appearance… Fraggle Rock Episode 101: “Beginnings” (1983) Most recent appearance… A Muppet Family Christmas (1987) Free Comic Book Day at Meltdown Comics (live appearance) (2010) Best known role… Stubborn, tenacious, competitive female Fraggle; sports champion (specifically diving and rock hockey); Mokey Fraggle’s roommate; Gobo Fraggle’s…

Weekly Muppeteer Wednesdays: Karen Prell

 Today’s Weekly Muppeteer Wednesday is written by Tom Stroud. KAREN PRELL Born…7/31 Notable Muppet Characters…Red Fraggle, Yolanda the Rat, Deena (Sesame Street) The Ghost of Christmas Past (Puppeteer), The Junk Lady (Puppeteer), The Worm (Puppeteer) WHO IS KAREN PRELL? Karen Prell was born on July 31st in Florida. She moved around quite a bit, and…

Los Fraguels

 Today we have an exciting look at a neat exhibit featuring actual Fraggles in Spain. It seems incredibly cool–so see for yourself! LOS FRAGUELS Christopher O’Connor – About 4 months ago I was looking around Muppet Wiki and I stumbled across a page called Los Fraguels, which I’m sure most of you will know is…