Sesame Street
Plot Big Bird sleeps over at Gabi's
Air date November 24, 1995
Season Season 27 (1995-1996)
Written by Joey Mazzarino
Directed by John Ferraro
Sponsors P, 12
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Gabi gives the viewer clues about who is sleeping over at her apartment...Big Bird!
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Film "Visiting Iesha": Olivia sleeps over at Iesha's house, and spend the morning together. Olivia is white and Iesha and her family is black. Next time, Iesha wants to visit Olivia's family.
(First: Episode 2756)
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Cartoon "Banana Samba" (short version)
(First: Episode 2920)
OneBanana
Muppets "One Banana"
(EKA: Episode 2606)
KidsStory
Film / Animation A class makes up a story about going to the zoo, which is told through animation based on the kids’ drawings.
(First: Episode 3328)
Alphabet.girls
Cartoon Two girls sing a reggae rendition of the alphabet.
(First: Episode 3269)
Alottoseeunderthesea
Film "There's a lot to see under the sea," according to some young swimmers who narrate a poem about the ocean-dwellers they find.
Music: "Kyisio Calypso" by Dermot Stewart
(First: Episode 3032)
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SCENE 2 Maria and Luis let the two stay up and play a little before it's time for bed. Gabi suggests they have a "Bounce-a-Thon," where they see how many times they can bounce on her bed. Big Bird goes first and ends up breaking the bed. Thankfully, this is a house of fixers.
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Song "Jump" (soul)
(First: Episode 3136)
SignManMilk
Cartoon A man rearranges a LIMK sign to make the word "MILK".
(EKA: Episode 1188)
Film-MILK
Film On the farm, a boy enjoys a glass of MILK.
(First: Episode 3277)
2Head.Cookie
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster is in a disagreement about where to go for vacation: the mountains or the seashore. Cookie Monster says he likes both, better than going to Cucamonga for the National Cookie Convention. 2-Head gets inspired, and heads off for Cucamonga, leaving Cookie to choose between the mountains and the seashore.
(First: Episode 2837)
Mountainsong
Song "Ja, Ja, That is the Mountain"
Artist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 2780)
Director12
Cartoon A movie director calls for 12 pilots, 12 airplanes, 12 parachutes, 12 clowns and 12 pies.
(First: Episode 3210)
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Film Ornate 12s sail through the air.
(First: Episode 3274)
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SCENE 3 Luis and Maria have fixed Gabi's bed and recommend they stop bouncing on it. Gabi suggests they watch a video instead and pulls out one of her favorites...
HonkAroundtheClock
Muppets "Honk Around the Clock"
(EKA: Episode 2492)
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SCENE 3 cont'd After the video ends, Gabi thinks they should honk around the clock themselves. She places her alarm clock on the ground and they go around it, pretending to be Honkers and singing the song. Big Bird accidentally steps on the clock, breaking it into pieces. Maria and Luis believe they should go to bed now, lest another accident occurs.
HeyMrClock
Song "Counting Alarm Clock"
(First: Episode 3090)
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Cartoon Dinah from South Carolina exchanges letters with her friend Ling Lu in China.
Artist: ArtistMike
(EKA: Episode 2727)
ChineseNewYear

Xiao-mei-china
Film Xiao-Mei from northern China describes a festival at the end of every year that her family participates in. Each day of the festival, there is a new show to watch, a series of parades and lots of food like noodles and dumplings. Women prepare floats for the parade while men dress up as river animals. Xiao-Mei's favorite part or the festival is the lion dance. Xiao-Mei also demonstrates how she can walk on stilts which are strapped to her legs, and hopes someday to dance in the big parade.
(First: Episode 3266)
Typewriter P
Cartoon The Typewriter: P for Pencil
(EKA: Episode 0796)
P-buildings
Animation The letter P appears in words on buildings.
(First: Episode 3329)
Planet
Cartoon P for Planet
(EKA: Episode 2173)
Film.scarynight
Film A boy is scared to go to sleep at night, until his dad tells him to use his imagination to calm himself down. He conducts a symphony with his toys.
(First: Episode 3271)
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SCENE 4 Big Bird and Gabi settle down for bed; Maria and Luis have even prepared a pull-out nest for him. As the lights go off, Gabi pretends she's a monster, frightening Big Bird. He realizes it's only pretend and they go back to sleep.
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Cartoon Gerald is repeatedly kept awake by his dog Sparky, who does a dance and poses as an alligator through his shadow whenever his parents close his door.
(EKA: Episode 1563)
InYourImagination
Muppets Elmo sings "In Your Imagination."
(First: Episode 3119)
Wegmandogs.P
Film Wegman's dogs form a letter P.
(First: Episode 3300)
ClayPpaint
Animation A clay-animated man uses a palette and a paintbrush to paint the letter P.
JamesBrownP
Song “Praise the Letter P, Please, Please, Please” (James Brown style)
Toon.OriginalJaysPizza
Cartoon Pizza maker Original Jay demonstrates how he got his name: his pizzas talk and dance.
Artist: Mo Willems
(First: Episode 3280)
Song.wonderful
Muppets Ernie, Bert, Cookie Monster, Prairie Dawn, and Herry Monster sing "I Think That It Is Wonderful."
(EKA: Episode 2492)
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Film Kids sing the alphabet on an island.
(First: Episode 3154)
Song.moonshine
Cartoon Jerry Nelson sings "Moonshine."
(First: Episode 2775)
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SCENE 5 Big Bird starts having nightmares about the blanket monster and can't sleep. Maria, Luis and Gabi sing a lullaby ("We Are Here for You") that helps sooth him.
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Cartoon A girl fantasizes what she could do without leaving her room if her nose, ears, legs, and arms got bigger.
(First: Episode 3285)
4121ar
Celebrity "Rubber Duckie" with Little Richard.
(First: Episode 3263)
Orangeballs.twinkletwinkle
Cartoon Two orange balls perform "Twinkle Twinkle Little Star."
Artist: Fred Garbers
(EKA: Episode 2375)
DarkRoom.herethere
Cartoon Wilbur and Wanda try to find the lamp in a dark room, while figuring out who's here and there. Finally, their son turns on the light.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 3073)
Everybodysleeps-refilmed
Song Joe Raposo sings "Everybody Sleeps" (re-filmed version)
(First: Episode 3026)
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SCENE 6 Big Bird is asleep, so Maria and Luis turn out the lights and announces the sponsors.
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COMING SOON Coming soon on Sesame Street: Gordon and Susan struggle as they shove Snuffy into Miles' room, and finally succeed.


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