About the Author
Roscoe Orman is an award-winning actor who is known to millions for his thirty-three-year portrayal of Gordon Robinson on the highly acclaimed children's television series Sesame Street. An accomplished performer, director, teacher, poet, writer, illustrator, and lecturer, in 2006 Orman wrote his memoir, Sesame Street Dad: Evolution of an Actor, published by Inkwater Press. He and his wife Sharon reside in New Jersey, and are the proud grandparents of five. Orman's childhood nickname was Ricky.