Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Rua Sésamo is the Portuguese co-production of Sesame Street. It aired only for a short period of time, from 1989 until 1994. Poupas was an orange Big Bird-like character, except for his colorful tail, headmark and black-and-pink eyelids. Tita was a female cat performed by Filipa Melo. Ferrao was a brown Grouch who lived in crates on Rua Sésamo. Tita also appeared on the US Sesame Street special Sesame Street Stays Up Late!. Everyone on Sesame Street is preparing to celebrate New Year''s Eve. However Telly quickly discovers that this means that the current year ends and he is happy with the year as it is. Because he gets afraid that he soon will enter an unknown year, he starts a campaigning to prevent the new year to come to Sesame Street. In the mean time Elmo is the host of the monster news that shows how New Year''s Eve is celebrated around the world. This is done by showing segments created by the Sesame characters from the different co-productions around the world.