The Horizon

Frank Oz – the character, not the voice

“Just because I’m here and now you think I do all these voices, it doesn’t mean it comes easy. It also doesn’t mean that just because you guys can’t do something now doesn’t mean you can’t do something later,” Oz said.

Joshua Roy and Mac Aubrey

March 20, 2019

On Tuesday, March 19, Frank Oz spoke to a packed house about his career with The Muppets and Sesame Street, as well as his days as a director and experiences working with Jim Henson and George Lucas. “First of all, I’m not a voice person. I don’t even think of the voices. I do the character...

Thank goodness for educational programs

IUS Horizon

March 18, 2011

I have a 2-year-old son who loves TV. Ever since he was a baby, my son has loved to watch it — commercials mostly when he was younger — but now, he actually is old enough to watch for entertainment. When my son turned 2 I began letting him watch children shows, mostly shows on PBS and a few se...