Sesame English
Plot Tingo needs a midnight snack
Writer Louise Gikow
Director Dana Calderwood

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Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Tingo wakes up in the middle of the night with serious hunger pangs.
Cartoon Noodles & Nedd: Noodles tries to get Nedd to feed him while Nedd is fixated on looking at the stars through his telescope. (new voice-over added)
SCENE 2 Tingo stumbles around the basement in the dark, when Niki wakes up. He claims to be doing nothing and she heads back to bed.
Animation "Sometimes a Cookie" (part one)
SCENE 3 Tingo opens the frige and finds only an apple and two carrots. Despite the meager amount, he gobbles them down, but is still hungry afterward.
Film The opera singers are hungry and sing about their lunch of apples, oranges and sandwiches.
SCENE 4 Still starving, Tingo finds he's unable to search the cabinets above. He fumbles with the cookie jar, which turns up empty.
Animation "Sometimes a Cookie" (part two)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and John-John count to 11.
Edited from a segment about counting to 20
Animation Counting up to 11 (African masks)
Film Adults and children name their favorite foods.
SCENE 5 Tingo causes such a commotion searching for food that he wakes up Niki again. She's feeling hungry now too and learns of their snack shortage. She heads upstairs with an idea.
Animation "Sometimes a Cookie" (part three)
SCENE 6 Niki returns with some snacks from her parents' kitchen and finds Tingo has fallen back to sleep. He perks up at the whiff of the food.

Supporting Cast

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