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Sesame Street character
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First appearance Season 23
Created by Ed Christie
Voiced by Carmen Osbahr
Performed by Carmen Osbahr
Species Monster
Gender Female
Nationality Mexico Mexican
United States American

Rosita is a 5-year-old turquoise Hispanic female monster Muppet character on the children's television series Sesame Street. Fluent in both American English and Mexican Spanish, she is the first regular bilingual Muppet on the show. Rosita comes from Mexico and likes to play the guitar.

International programs

On July–August 2012, they appeared on Barrio Sésamo: Monstruos Supersanos.


March 3, 2004: Rosita, Elmo, Zoe, Big Bird and purple AM Monster appear on The West Wing.

April 24, 2004: Rosita, Elmo, Zoe, Grover, Cookie Monster Phoebe and Elephant on Hollywood Hits Broadway Benefit Gala

November 4, 2005: Elmo, Grover, Telly, Rosita and a Muppet Turkey on Emeril Live.

May 3, 2008: Rosita on The Early Show

May 4, 2008: Rosita on Good Morning America

May 15, 2008: Rosita on Tell Me More

July 4, 2009: Elmo, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Oscar the Grouch, Rosita, and Abby Cadabby on A Capitol Fourth

November 9, 2009: Elmo and Rosita on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon

December 3, 2009: Elmo, Rosita and Cookie Monster on The Tyra Show

September 20, 2011: Elmo, Grover, Rosita, Cookie Monster, Oscar, and Slimey on Good Morning America

September 19, 2012: Elmo, Big Bird, Murray, Grover, Bert, Abby, Rosita, Oscar, and Cookie Monster on Good Morning America

January 28, 2013: Rosita, Grundgetta, Herry, Alan Muraoka, Bob McGrath, Roscoe Orman, Sonia Manzano, and Alison Bartlett O'Reilly, at From Broadway With Love: A Benefit Concert for Sandy Hook

May 10, 2013: Rosita, Oscar, Cookie Monster, Telly and Armando on Good Morning America.

September 13, 2013: Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, Rosita, Cookie Monster, Murray, The Count, and Big Bird on Good Morning America

December 11–14, 2014: Elmo, Grover, Rosita, Ernie, Bert, Cookie Monster, Big Bird, The Count, Abby and guest star Santino Fontana at Mormon Tabernacle Choir

January 15, 2016: Ernie, Telly, Abby, Rosita, Elmo and Carol-Lynn Parente on Good Morning America

April 17, 2016: Elmo, Rosita, and Oscar the Grouch on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

May 1, 2016: Elmo and Rosita at Daytime Emmy Awards

January 5, 2017: Big Bird, Elmo, Oscar the Grouch, Cookie Monster, Abby Cadabby, The Count, Rosita and Grover on Today

January 10, 2017: Abby Cadabby, Rosita and Telly at SiriusXM

October 6, 2017: Big Bird, Rosita and Abby Cadabby on Good Morning America

October 6, 2017: Elmo, Rosita and Abby Cadabby on Today

November 8, 2017: Alan Muraoka, Rosemarie Truglio, Elmo, Abby, Zoe, Big Bird, Telly, Count von Count, Rosita, Cookie Monster, Bert and Ernie on Today

July 4, 2019: Big Bird, Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Rosita, Ernie and Bert on A Capitol Fourth

October 21, 2019: Elmo, Abby, Big Bird, Cookie Monster, Rosita, Ernie, Bert, Oscar, Grover, and the Count on Today

  • Rosita on Muppet Wiki, a Wikia wiki

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