Ji-Young poses with her red guitar alongside Cookie Monster, Elmo, Tamir, Abby, and Big Bird.

See Us Coming Together

Sesame Street celebrates the rich diversity of Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

Join us in celebrating every child’s race, ethnicity, and culture!

It’s “Neighbor Day” on Sesame Street and everyone has something special to share! Created for families to watch together, See Us Coming Together is a special that celebrates the rich diversity of Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

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Check out clips from See Us Coming Together.

The special follows the Sesame Street friends through a community celebration with new friend Ji-Young—a seven-year-old Korean American character performed by Sesame Workshop puppeteer Kathleen Kim.

Ji-Young’s Song

Ji-Young’s Song With The Best Friend’s Band!

Join Elmo, Abby, and Tamir in welcoming a new friend, Ji-Young, to their Best Friends Band!

Meet the Friends in Your Neighborhood

Meet the Friends in Your Neighborhood with Ji-Young, Elmo, and Alan

Join Alan, Ji-Young, and Elmo as they meet some friends and neighbors in their neighborhood!

Ji-Young and Tamir Build a Robo-plane!

Ji-Young and Tamir Build a Robo-plane!

Ji-Young and Tamir love to build things! They team up and work together to create something new…an awesome robo-plane!

See Us Coming Together Song

See Us Coming Together Song with Ji-Young and her friends!

Join in with Ji-Young and her friends in singing this song to show that we all belong! Everyone’s voices matter, and by joining as a team and singing this song, you’ll see us coming together to support one another!

Featured Curriculum
Positive Self-Identity
We know that children are curious about their racial, ethnic, and cultural identity. For some children, one challenge is developing positive feelings about themselves and effectively healing when treated unfairly. See Us Coming Together celebrates each child’s sense of belonging to a caring community and diverse world!

Show Characters

Meet the Muppets of Sesame Street and friends from See Us Coming Together.

Ji-Young waves and smiles.


Ji-Young is a spunky seven-year-old who loves to play her electric guitar and is always willing to play a song with her friends on Sesame Street. Ji-Young also loves playing soccer and rolling along the street on her skateboard.



Tamir is an 8-year-old boy who loves to read and draw, especially silly superheroes with all sorts of unusual powers! Tamir also loves trying to build different gizmos and gadgets.

Elmo waves at us.


Elmo is a 3½-year-old red monster with a cheerful voice and contagious giggle. Elmo is enthusiastic, friendly, and curious. He loves to learn new things, make friends and be a part of everything that happens on Sesame Street!​

Abby waves at us.


An imaginative and playful 4-year-old, Abby is the daughter of the Fairy Godmother; she’s also a fairy-in-training! A confident and creative young learner, Abby is eager to discover new things about the world and find the magic around her!

Additional Cast

Pictogram of an Earth with heart.
Featured Press Release
Sesame Workshop Introduces New Sesame Street Muppet and Announces Special to Celebrate Asian and Pacific Islander Communities

NEW YORK, NY — November 15, 202 — Sesame Workshop today announced a new family special celebrating the rich diversity of Asian and Pacific Islander (API) communities.

A parent and their child on a couch.
Featured Resource
Watch & Play Together

Before settling in to watch Ji-Young and her friends, you may want to preview the playful learning resources designed for you and your child to use together. Then, invite your child to watch, talk about, and enjoy “See Us Coming Together.”