Sesame Street
Plot Zoe's pretend wedding
Air date May 6, 1996
Season Season 27 (1995-1996)
Written by Judy Freudberg
Sponsors K, 2
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Picture Segment Description
3516a
COLD OPEN Telly and Baby Bear inform the viewer of today's sponsors and that they'll be playing together all day. But first, they want to find out more about Ruthie's self-playing piano.
3516b

3516c
SCENE 1 Ruthie tells the two about how the player piano works, while Zoe tries to interject with a question. She catches Telly off-guard by asking him to marry her.
Toon.ILoveYou
Cartoon A heart that says "I love you" is drawn.
(EKA: Episode 2140)
ReachYourHand
Song "Reach Your Hand Up High"
(First: Episode 2702)
Yellowflower
Animation Yellow drops don't want to play with a red ball at first, but they make a good flower together.
(EKA: Episode 1949)
Squeal of Fortune title

Patplayjacks
Muppets Prairie Dawn and The Count are contestants on "Squeal of Fortune."
(EKA: Episode 2331)
This segment was only used in the original airing of the episode. In the autumn re-run, it was replaced with "Colambo: The Great Plum Plunder" and the film song "Cold Ocean Blues."
1449-Legs
Cartoon Five feet stick out from a barrel, all belonging to a strange five-legged being.
(EKA: Episode 0859)
3516d
SCENE 2 Zoe explains that the marriage is only imaginary and Ruthie details the pretend weddings she would do as a child. With Telly as the groom and Zoe as the bride, Baby Bear realizes there's no role for him and storms out.
3976zn
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.
(First: Episode 1519)
McDoubles.2s
Film The McDouble twins display pairs of things.
(First: Episode 3217)
Cartoonleg
Cartoon "Why are you holding one leg up in the air, Jasper?" "Because if I hold two legs up in the air, I fall down!"
Animation by Cliff Roberts
(First: Episode 0406)
4090zl
Film A parrot announces dos, or two of everything.
(First: Episode 3108)
ElmoHot
Muppets Rosita observes Elmo yelling the word "hot," and finds out it's because he learned how to read the word.
Hotinthecity
Song "Hot in the City"
(First: Episode 2751)
3976s
Cartoon Mary Shaboom reluctantly moves to a new house, and muses about the consequences.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2959)
3516e
SCENE 3 Baby Bear reminds Telly that they were supposed to play together all day. Telly realizes his error and lets Zoe know the wedding is off. Now, Zoe's the one who's angry.
3980c
Cartoon "Island of Emotion"
Artist: Sally Cruikshank
(First: Episode 2822)
Drumclass
Film A boy in Jamaica goes to school and attends drum class.
(First: Episode 3145)
Prairie.Kumquat
Muppets The Adventures of Prairie Dawn
Prairie Dawn has a so-called "adventure" by trying a kumquat (which she's never tried before).
(First: Episode 2984)
K-King
Animation "k" for king, kiss and key
(First: Episode 3084)
KarateKids
Film Kids in a park do karate kicks.
(First: Episode 3430)
KforKarate
Cartoon K is for Karate
(First: Episode 0489)
2head.milk
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster finishes drinking milk, and doesn't know what to do with the cartons at first, but gets the idea to "recycle" them and play with them like a train.
(First: Episode 2726)
3141y
Song "Take Care of That Smile"
(First: Episode 2745)
Monsterteeth
Cartoon A monster named Doug has trouble getting to sleep at night, until the teeth in his dream remind him to brush his own.
(First: Episode 3145)
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SCENE 4 Telly and Baby Bear confront Zoe, who is still angry. Telly concludes that if he marries Zoe, Baby Bear will be mad, and if he plays with Baby Bear, Zoe will be mad. Telly now becomes the angry one and walks off in a huff.
AngryActor
Cartoon An actor demonstrates anger towards a casting director - literally!
(EKA: Episode 2061)
UpDownMonsters
Muppets A father monster sings a song to his confused son about the difference between up and down.
(First: Episode 3225)
Dinosaur.UpDown
Cartoon A dinosaur demonstrates up and down with a pull-down window shade.
(EKA: Episode 2887)
Mpiece.ABCDblue
Muppets Monsterpiece Theater: ABCD Blue
2096s
Film Children on a playground form the letters of the alphabet. (new music added)
(First: Episode 1966)
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SCENE 5 The youngsters tell Ruthie all about their problems, when she comes up with the perfect compromise - Telly and Zoe can pretend to get married, with Baby Bear as the officiator.
TVMonkeys
Cartoon Two monkeys argue over what to watch on TV, growing bigger the angrier they get.
(EKA: Episode 0844)
GirlsK
Film Girls dance and chant about K.
(First: Episode 3012)
3979ze
Cartoon Pencil box K / k
(First: Episode 2876)
3979zda
Film Ornate Ks fly through the air to a song.
Artist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 2945)
2096w
Muppets Ernie sings "Dance Myself to Sleep."
(First: Episode 1705)
Learningtojumprope
Film A girl learns how to jump rope.
(First: Episode 3397)
MillieMollywalk
Cartoon Millie and Molly take a walk, and have different perspectives of their surroundings.
(EKA: Episode 1454)
Song.HandTalk
Song 14 Karat Soul sings “Hand Talk."
(First: Episode 2622)
1755.sofa
Cartoon A girl uses her imagination while sitting on a sofa.
(EKA: Episode 0956)
3515-CS

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SCENE 6 Ruthie programs a wedding tune into the player piano as the ceremony begins. After Baby Bear officially marries them, they decide to go play baseball. Ruthie, a sobbing, emotional mess, announces the sponsors.
GrannyVisits
COMING SOON Coming Soon on Sesame Street: Big Bird and Granny Bird sing together.


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