13 Facts About Abby Cadabby


Season 40 features her CGI animated recurring segments titled Abby Cadabby's Flying Fairy School which was adapted into a proper spin-off.

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Abby Cadabby'sname is a play on words of the magic word Abracadabra.

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Abby Cadabby'smother being the fairy godmother, went to that school and had the same teacher.

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In 2020 on Sesame Street in Communities, Abby Cadabby was shown going to online Pre-School, but is obviously a different school as she has a different teacher and Elmo is one of her classmates.

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Abby Cadabby's design is an intentional departure from the typical Muppet look because she's not originally from Sesame Street.

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Abby Cadabby's likeness has been adapted for a 43-foot balloon which premiered in the 2007 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, a full-body costume character for stage appearances and several merchandise items.

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In 2008, Abby Cadabby was added to the cast of Plaza Sesamo, the Mexican co-production of Sesame Street, appearing in new segments where she tries to perform magic tricks with various ordinary objects.

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Abby Cadabby was officially announced in TV Guide, months before the 37th season debut of Sesame Street, and a press kit was issued soon after.

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Abby Cadabby was scheduled to be interviewed August 10,2006, on The Today Show on NBC; "NBC Special Report" coverage of the 2006 transatlantic aircraft plot pre-empted the interview.

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In 2007, Abby Cadabby had a balloon made after her in the 2007 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.

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In 2008, Abby Cadabby starred as 'Alice' in the Sesame Street direct-to-DVD film Abby Cadabby in Wonderland that adapts Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland.

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In 2014's direct-to-DVD film "Elmo's Super Numbers", Abby Cadabby appears at NumberCon as "One-Da Woman", a numeric spoof and pun of the DC comic book female superhero, Wonder Woman.

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Abby Cadabby'sdress was replaced with a skirt with flower sparkles, a t-shirt with a flower, and hair clips shaped like daisies and ladybugs.

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