Sesame Street
Plot Zoe plays with Davey and Joey
Air date April 18, 1996
Season Season 27 (1995-1996)
Written by Joey Mazzarino
Sponsors S, 12
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Picture Segment Description
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SCENE 1 Zoe looks for somebody to play with. She asks Ruthie, who has work, then Gabi, who has school. Joey and Davey Monkey happen by and gladly agree to play with her, right after they grab some breakfast.
SomebodyComeandPlay.Snowleopards
Song Joe Raposo sings "Somebody Come and Play."
Snow leopards version
(First: Episode 2519)
AlphaquestS
Film / Muppets Alphaquest: S
A swimsuit, Grover as a silly surfer, a seagull, the sunset and a submarine.
(First: Episode 2729)
Airplanes.S
Animation Airplanes carve the capital and lowercase S.
(First: Episode 3214)
4127za
Film Kids hold an S and a square
(First: Episode 3278)
Cookie love
Muppets Cookie Monster sings "You Made Me Love You."
(First: Episode 3456)
SignMan.KissMe
Cartoon Sign Man: KISS ME
(EKA: Episode 1136)
Taikodrums2
Film A Japanese boy plays taiko drums in the park.
(First: Episode 3153)
Sss-i
Muppets / Cast "Sing Your Synonyms"
(EKA: Episode 2331)
3976z
Cartoon
Two viewers with Picassoesque facial features in an art gallery critically examine the portrait of a viewer.
Artist: Mo Willems
(First: Episode 3442)
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SCENE 2 The monkeys return from breakfast, when Zoe proposes they play a game of tag. But, Joey and Davey aren't familiar with that game. Zoe explains how it works and the monkeys leave again, claiming to need more bananas to get the energy to play that game.
4115y
Cartoon "Banana Samba"
(First: Episode 2920)
MyfriendWill
Film A boy hangs out with his friend Will, who is Jewish. He learns about their culture, and about Purim.
(First: Episode 3427)
Fabulousparty
Cartoon "Ooh What a Fabulous Party"
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(First: Episode 3006)
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SCENE 3 When Joey and Davey return, Zoe has a new game in mind - the "Dance Along the Alphabet" game. She demonstrates how it goes, dancing and singing "The Alphabet Song." The monkeys realize this too will require a lot of energy and leave to consume some more bananas.
2293c
Film Fireworks Alphabet
(EKA: Episode 1206)
Clumsyhole
Cartoon Christopher Clumsy jumps over a hole and says that he fooled the viewer. He then walks into a wall.
(First: Episode 0440)
4121ar
Celebrity "Rubber Duckie" with Little Richard.
(First: Episode 3263)
Whatsounddoesaduckmake
Film What sound does a duck make?
(First: Episode 3298)
BB-Funny
Muppets Big Bird comments, "That was funny!"
(First: Episode 3147)
3977k
Animation Clown Honking #12
(First: Episode 3210)
NumberTwelveRocks
Animation Henson Films: Number Twelve Rocks
(EKA: Episode 0218)
3853-29
Film Ornate 12s sail through the air.
(First: Episode 3274)
Priestley.Marbles
Cartoon A group gives a newcomer funny looks, which hurts his feelings, but then they invite him to play marbles with them. He turns out to be a good player.
Artist: Joanna Priestley
(EKA: Episode 2840)
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SCENE 4 Zoe comes up with another game involving knocking a block tower over with construction toys. The monkeys think this too will take a lot of energy and leave once more. Zoe gets frustrated and vents to Ruthie, who believes she has an activity that will work for them.
1576h
Cartoon A stop-motion-animated train runs out of track.
(First: Episode 1447)
BTT-ElmoTelly
Muppets Beat the Time: Elmo must bring in three items that start with "SN" within thirty seconds. They turn out to be a man's snack of nuts and raisins, a sneaker (worn by Telly Monster), and finally, the massive Mr. Snuffleupagus! As his prize, he is given a snowman wearing a snorkel.
(First: Episode 2610)
FayRayClock
Film Fay Ray moves clockwise and ticks, until an alarm sounds.
(First: Episode 2597)
Do-with-a-pet
Cartoon What Do You Do With a Pet?
(EKA: Episode 0811)
ChoclatePudding
Muppets Ernie & BertBert tells Ernie to make a grocery list, but Ernie can't find anything to write with ... except for chocolate pudding. (Bert: "He's improving. Last time he used spaghetti sauce.")
(EKA: Episode 2477)
WriteYourName
Song "Write Your Name"
(First: Episode 3274)
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SCENE 5 Since listening to a story requires no energy at all, Ruthie reads Zoe and the monkeys "Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed." The story has made Zoe hungry and they all go to get some bananas.
3187k
Cartoon Jerry Nelson sings "In My Book."
(First: Episode 2983)
BB-FootPoem
Muppets Big Bird recites an unusual poem about his feet.
(First: Episode 3444)
ManLegs
Cartoon Which legs belong on the man?
(EKA: Episode 1691)
GroverChrisStop
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentGrover and Chris play the Tickle-Stop game.
(EKA: Episode 2228)
S-scribble
Cartoon S for scribble, scrub, scrunch, splash, spring, spin, stomp, scream, stop, sorry
Artist: Fred Garbers
Jungle-S
Film Kid jungle explorers sight a wild letter S.
S-Snail
Cartoon S for Snail
Artist: Jeff Hale
(EKA: Episode 1220)
3355-Before
Film Various situations of before and after, to a hip-hop beat.
(First: Episode 3201)
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SCENE 6 Having finishes their bananas, Zoe, Joey and Davey count the 12 bananas peels they have laid out. Counting makes the monkeys hungry and they go to get some more. Ruthie announces the sponsors.


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