|The Muppets on Puppets|
|Created by||Jim Henson|
|Written by||Jerry Juhl|
|Directed by||Tim Steele|
|Theme music composer||Dennis Stoner|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Running time||57 min.|
|Original network||NET (station WNET in New York City)|
|Original release||January 5, 1970|
The Muppets on Puppets is a 1970 TV special created by Jim Henson. The special was produced in June 1968 at public television station WITF-TV in Hershey, Pennsylvania, for National Educational Television (now PBS). It aired on New York's WNET on January 5, 1970, as part of the station's Adventure in the Arts anthology series. Henson and company made three additional specials in color as part of the series at WITF-TV. The special is included as a bonus feature on the DVD set The Muppet Show: Season Three. This release includes a few audio drop-outs due to the video source.
Jim Henson and Rowlf the Dog explain the arts of puppet building and puppeteering as well as describing the different type of puppets used in his performances.