Nick Jr. Show Backyardigan's
Nick Jr.’s The Backyardigans will take a musical adventure from the frozen North to the high seas this summer with the premiere of the new special “Race to the
Brown Johnson, Executive Creative Director, Nickelodeon Preschool Television says, “The Backyardigans’ super-imaginative expeditions are designed to inspire little kids’ own adventures in their backyards.”
In “Race to the
The special will be preceded by the July 12, 2005 release of the first-ever collection of songs from The Backyardigans from Nick Records/Sony Bmg Music Entertainment. The album features many song favorites from the series, all from different musical genres including reggae, jazz and opera.
Each of The Backyardigans animated dance steps are choreographed by Beth Bogush, a former director of the
In every episode of The Backyardigans, five neighbors meet in their adjoining backyards and use their imaginations to transform themselves into different locations for epic adventures. The Backyardigans are: Pablo, an energetic, enthusiastic and excitable penguin; Pablo’s best friend Tyrone, an easy-going, confident young moose; Uniqua, a one-of-a-kind character with an adventurous nature; Tasha, a deceptively sweet and girlish hippo; and Austin, a resourceful and shy kangaroo. The Backyardigans airs regularly weekdays on Nick Jr. at and weekends on CBS (check local listings).