Abby Cadabby - Sesame Street Character

Abby Cadabby 

Abby Cadabby is a fairy. She lives on Sesame Street and she is still in training. She was in Sesame Street in 2006 for the first time. It was the 37th season of Sesame Street. She moved into the neighbourhood. After her magic wand breaks, Big Bird takes Abby Cadabby and her magic wand to the Fix-It-Shop and repaired it.

Abby’s name comes from the magic word abracadabra. She has magical abilities such as popping in and out of thin air, she can floating when she’s happy and she can turn things into pumpkins. Her catchphrase is ‘That’ s so magical!’ . She calls very often her mommy with her  wand cell phone. She also use the phrase ‘Zippity-zap!’. She loves to practice her magic, rhyming, learnign to count, drawing letters. Her favourite song is Itsy Bitsy Spider.

Abby Cadabby, speaks a language called ‘Dragonfly’. She teachs this language to Rosita and Rosita teaches Abby Spanish. Other  favourite speachs from Abby are ‘Butterfly’ and Puppydog’. She attends lates the Storybook Community School. Her teacher is Mrs. Goose and she has as classmates characters like Hansel and Gretel. 

Abby in Wonderland

She lives sometimes with her mommy and sometimes with her daddy because her parents are divorced. Later, her mom got married with a monster, Freddy and they became a boy named Rudy. Rudy is always borrowing Abby’s wand without asking her.

Abby’s design is a little bit different from the other Muppet characters. She is not originally from Sesame Street, but she became a major female character to the show.

In 2008 she was also added at the Mexican co-production of Sesame Street, Plaza Sesamo. In 2009 Abby became  the host of a Latin American pre-school programming block, 3,2,1 Vamos! This programm is also aired in 2010, on Canadian television.

By Season 46 of Sesamme Street, Abby maintains a fairy garden and she stated to grow magical plants. Till Season 49 she has the same dress, but after her interest in gardening she started to wear a blue t-shirt with a flower emblem and a purple-blue skirt with flower petal print. She has also a floral bracelet, a firefly necklace and ladybug hair barrettes. The next Season (Season 50) she wears a simplier skirt.

Abby and Friends: P is for Princess

Abby’s First Appearance at Sesame Street

With her pink and purple pigtails, Abby Cadabby was a little girl, a fairy. But she became one of the most loved Muppet female character.

Her adventure beginns with her meeting the other residents of Sesame Street. She became a strong role model for girls. She was girly, but also strong, smart and funny.

Abby's Flying Fairy School 1

How old is Abby?

At her first appearance Abby was 3 years old. Later she says she is four years old. Anyway, her birthday is October 21.

Abby's Flying Fairy School 2


At June 2007 is reported that she will debute in plush from Fisher Price with Elmo. There are also Abby Dabby greeting cards and baloons, pop up books, storybooks,board books, novelty books,cd’s and Sesame Street DVD’s with Abby. 

The Magical Wand Chase

Guest appearances from Abby Cadabby

·         Before her first appearance on Sesame Street, Abby was on the Today Show for the first time. (2006).
· The same year she featured as Person of the Week on ABC World News Tonight. She was the first Muppet character at this show .
· She was at the Vivi on The View with Rosie O’Donnell’s daughter.
· In 2007, she was again on The Today Show this time with her friends.
· In 2008 she was on Hollywood 411 with Elmo and they promoted Abby in Wonderland.
· The same month, she joins Martha Stewart for a tea party on Martha.
· She hosted The Bonnie Hunt Show with Elmo.


I love Words
Kids with Wings
Because We’re Friends
Guess the Sesasons Song
Hurray-Hurray for Broccoli

Book appearances

Abby Cadabby’s Rhyme Time (2007)
Abby’s First Day of School (2007)
All About Me! (2007)
Big Bird in the City (2007)
C is for Cooking: Recipes from the Street (2007)
Elmo & Friends Picture Stories (2007)
Elmo Visits the Dentist (2007)
Elmo’s Busy Day (2007)
Elmo’s Favorite Places (2007)
Elmo’s Piano (2007)
Elmo’s Worlds: Teachers! (2007)
Friendly, Frosty Monsters (2007)
Guess Who, Abby! (2007)
I’m a Helper (2007)
Let’s Match (2007)
Music Player Storybook (2007)
My First Trip to the Farm (2007)
Rosita’s Easter on Sesame Street (2007)
Sesame Street Super Sticker Book (2007)
We’re All Superheroes! (2007)
Abby Cadabby’s Nursery Rhymes (2008)
Abby’s First Book of Shapes (2008)
Big Bird’s Tree-Trimming Party (2008)
Color Carnival (2008)
Elmo’s Christmas Countdown (2008)
Everybody Dance! (2008)
Grover’s ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas (2008)
Let’s Go! With Elmo and Friends (2008)
Let’s Help the Earth (2008)
Our Kind of Bird (2008)
Storybook ABCs (2008)
What Do You Hear, Dear? (2008)
What Makes Elmo Hsppy? (2008)
What’s the Word on the Street? (2008)
Abby Mix & Match Nursery Rhymes (2009)
Bert and Ernie’s Christmas Snowman (2009)
Count to 10 (2009)
Elmo’s Christmas Countdown (2009)
In Elmo’s Easter Parade (2009)
My Big Book of Firsts (2009)
Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood? (2009)
Busy Friends (2010)
Murray’s First Book of Words (2010)
Plant a Tree for Me! (2010)
Abby’s Pink Party (2011)
Elmo and Abby’s Wacky Weather Day (2011)
Elmo is Red, Cookie is Blue! (2011)
Elmo’s Merry Christmas (2011)
Imagine with Elmo (2011)
Potty Time for Monsters (2011)
Brand New Readers (2012)
Circle of Friends (2012)
Elmo and Ernie’s Joke Book (2012)
Elmo’s Rockin’ Rhyme Time! (2012)
Grouchy Hugs (2012)
Is My Face Red! (2012)
Simple Science Experiments with Elmo and Friends: Water and Earth (2012)

Abby Cadabby Filmography


Sesame Street
Season 37 (3 episodes - 4109, 4110, 4134)
This season was the debut of Abby Cadabby.
Season 38
Abby Cadabby appears in every episode this Season.
Season 39
Season 40 (Abby's Flying Fairy School)
This season was added a computer generated segment ‘Abby’s Flying Fairy School’
Season 41
3 new segments from Abby’s Flying Fairy School this Season.
Season 42
Abby’s Flying Fairy School returns again.
Season 43
New episodes from Abby’s Flying Fairy School.
Season 44
Season 45
Abby’s Flying Fairy School returns.
Season 46
Abby becames, one of the core characters on the show.
Season 47
This season there are new dance breaks for the letter and number of the day with Abby and Cookie Monster.
Season 48
Season 49 (Abby's Amazing Adventures)
This season features a new animated segment Abby’s Amazing Adventures, of course with Abby as the superstar.
3, 2, 1 Let's Go
This episode is hosted by Abby Cadabby. She spreading her wigs, she flies over and invites the audience to play, she cheers her friends and says goodbye at the and of episode. This is really an original episode.


Elmo's Christmas Countdown (2007)
The Cookie Thief (2015)
Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas (2016)
The Magical Wand Chase (2017)
When You Wish Upon a Pickle (2018)
Sesame Street's 50th Anniversary Celebration (2019)

Abby Cadabby Videos

Learning is Everywhere (2007)
Abby in Wonderland (2008)
Dinosaurs! (2008)
Bedtime with Elmo (2009)
Being Green (2009)
Elmo and Abby's Birthday Fun! (2009)
Math Is Everywhere (2010)
Elmo's Travel Songs and Games (2011)
Elmo's Alphabet Challenge (2012)
Healthy Teeth, Healthy Me (2012)
Little Children, Big Challenges: Divorce (2012)
Little Children, Big Challenges: Incarceration (2013)
Words Are Here, There, and Everywhere (2014)
Count on Elmo (2015)

Video Games

Elmo's Musical Monsterpiece
Ready, Set, Grover!
Kinect Sesame Street TV
Abby Cadabby walk-arounds
Abby Cadabby (animated)

Thanks to the cute Sesame Street character: Abby Cadabby.

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