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Sesame Street Season 34 Episodes

26 Episodes 2003 - 2003

Episode 1

Sesame Street Sings Karaoke

Mon, Apr 7, 2003 60 mins

Wayne Brady guest stars as Telly comes down with a case of stage fright while preparing to sing in front of everyone at karaoke night. Also included is "Global Grover," which presents global productions of the children's series; and "Global Thingy," in which the importance of social reasoning, cooperation, sharing and empathy is presented in animated shorts.

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Episode 2

Elmo Falls In Love With Gina

Tue, Apr 8, 2003 60 mins

First Lady Laura Bush guest stars as Telly falls in love with Gina when he brings Dorothy to the vet for a checkup. He tells Gina how he feels, and Gina gently explains that she has a different kind of love for him than he does for her.

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Episode 3

Cookie Hood

Wed, Apr 9, 2003 60 mins

Cookie Monster is being blamed for eating cookies he didn't consume. No one believes Cookie when he says he's not the culprit, so it's up to Cookie Hood to clear Cookie's name.

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Episode 4

Bert's Birthday

Thu, Apr 10, 2003 60 mins

Ernie throws Bert a surprise birthday party and is disappointed when Bert wants to spend the day quietly reading a book. But Ernie sees that his friend really wants to be alone, so he respects Bert's wishes and keeps himself occupied on Sesame Street. But Bert realizes he really misses Ernie and goes to find him so they can get the party started.

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Episode 5

The Big Bad Wolf's Brother, Leonard

Fri, Apr 11, 2003 60 mins

Telly finds a duck egg, which hatches before his eyes. The duckling sees Telly and calls him "Mommy." Telly takes the duckling to Gina, but the baby duck is sad with her. Telly decides to learn everything about being a duck so he can teach the little one. Soon, a mother duck comes looking for her egg and Telly explains what has happened. Telly's sad to see the duckling leave, but he understands that it's best for a baby to be with his mother.

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Episode 6

Elmo Learns About Chess

Mon, Apr 14, 2003 60 mins

Gordon's preparing for a chess match with Alan and Elmo asks if he can help. Gordon lets him set up the chess board and Elmo notices the differences in the pieces.

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Episode 7

Super Grover's New Cape

Tue, Apr 15, 2003 60 mins

Super Grover's cape is worn out and his friends offer suggestions for a temporary cape until his new one arrives. Big Bird tries a bedsheet, but it's too big. Zoe tries a washcloth, but it's too small.

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Episode 8

Big Bird Writes a Story

Wed, Apr 16, 2003 60 mins

Big Bird reads a story he has written to his friends, but the tale has no ending. Everyone takes turns suggesting one and Big Bird composes a conclusion that combines parts from each idea.

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Episode 9

Elmo and Zoe Pretend to be Aliens

Thu, Apr 17, 2003 60 mins

Elmo and Zoe pretend they are aliens from another planet who are visiting Sesame Street for the first time. They visit Hooper's Store and try lentil soup. They also learn about sending letters at the Mail-It Shop.

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Episode 10

Zoe's T Party

Fri, Apr 18, 2003 60 mins

Baby Bear and Telly are going to play games with Zoe. They try to guess what games she likes and imagine playing them. It turns out Zoe enjoys dolls, tea parties, dancing---and trucks.

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Episode 11

Oscar Wants A New Place to Live

Mon, Apr 21, 2003 60 mins

Oscar wants a change of scenery, so he relocates his can outside of the Mail-It Shop. But the Mail-It Shop is too happy, so he moves outside Hooper's Store. But Hooper's Store is not grouchy enough, so he decides to move to the grouchiest place he knows: his old address. Natalie Portman guest stars.

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Episode 12

Fish-Sitters for Dorothy

Tue, Apr 22, 2003 60 mins

Elmo wants to go to a baseball game with Gordon but he needs to find someone to watch Dorothy while he's gone. Baby Bear and Telly both volunteer but Elmo doesn't think she will be happy with anyone but him, so Gordon lets Elmo bring Dorothy to the game.

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Episode 13

Elmo and Zoe Search for Rocco

Wed, Apr 23, 2003 60 mins

Zoe and Elmo are playing with Zoe's pet rock, Rocco. They get sidetracked and when they return, they discover that Rocco's missing. They decide to look for clues and ask questions as they search. They ask a chicken, but can't understand her response. Eventually Big Bird volunteers to translate and it turns out the chicken was sitting on Rocco.

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Episode 14

Gabi, Zoe and Elmo Make Kites

Thu, Apr 24, 2003 60 mins

Zoe and Elmo see a movie about a kite festival and get excited about flying one themselves. Alan does not have any kites at his store, so Zoe and Elmo make their own. But there is no wind when they are done. Big Bad Wolf makes wind for them, but their kites crash when he leaves for lunch. Zoe and Elmo decide to combine their kites to make a new one they can share.

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Episode 15

Cookie Monster Gets the Cookie Flu

Fri, Apr 25, 2003 60 mins

Cookie Monster has the "cookie flu" and his only cure is to stop thinking about cookies. He has a hard time thinking about other things, so his friends try to distract him. Cookie's flu is cured when he realizes he's thinking about how nice his pals are instead of having cookies on his mind. Guest: Diane Sawyer.

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Episode 16

Elmo and Rosita's Musical Playdate

Mon, Apr 28, 2003 60 mins

Elmo and Rosita have a play date but they can't find each other, so they start singing about how sad they are. When they finally reunite, they sing about the number two and how great it is to be together again.

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Episode 17

Telly is Afraid He'll Hurt Baby Bear

Tue, Apr 29, 2003 60 mins

While playing basketball, Telly accidentally hits Baby Bear in the nose with the ball. Gina examines Baby Bear and says he's going to be fine, but Telly's afraid to play again because he doesn't want to injure his friend. He's so nervous he won't even play with his triangle collection, which hurts Baby Bear's feelings. Gina suggests they talk about the situation, and after they do, they feel better and resume playing.

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Episode 18

Rosita Meets a Frog Wearing a Crown

Wed, Apr 30, 2003 60 mins

Rosita meets a frog that loves to play. Baby Bear notices the frog is wearing a crown, just like the one in a story he heard about a prince who needed to be kissed in order to be human again. Rosita reluctantly kisses the frog because she wants to help him, but he doesn't turn into a prince.

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Episode 19

Zoe and Stinky Write a Story

Thu, May 1, 2003 60 mins

After listening to a story written by Baby Bear and Telly, Stinky wants to write one of his own. As Stinky tells his story, Gordon writes it down and Zoe pretends to be one of the characters.

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Episode 20

Zoe's New Tutu Gets Stuck in the Tree

Fri, May 2, 2003 60 mins

Zoe's tutu is blown away and ends up stuck in a tree. Telly and Zoe try very hard to get it down but can't. Super Grover arrives to help but also gets stuck in the tree. Alan suggests using a ladder and Big Bird volunteers to climb up and get Zoe's tutu.

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Episode 21

Telly Cares for a Duckling

Sat, May 3, 2003 60 mins

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Episode 22

Baby Bear and Telly Play with Bagpipes

Mon, May 5, 2003 60 mins

The Big Bad Wolf's brother, Leonard, visits Sesame Street and is accused of blowing down Elmo and Zoe's block structure. Leonard denies blowing the blocks down, but because his brother is always blowing things down, no one believes him at first. Elmo and Zoe soon learn that there are all kinds of wolves, even ones that play the violin and chess like Leonard.

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Episode 23

Big Bird Waits for His Playdate with Snuffy

Tue, May 6, 2003 60 mins

Zoe is supposed to be watching Scotty McKilt's bagpipes, but she forgets and leaves to visit Oscar. While she's gone, Telly and Baby Bear find the instrument and wonder what it is.

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Episode 24

Baby Bear Worries About His Future Sibling (1)

Wed, May 7, 2003 60 mins

Snuffy is late for a play date with Big Bird, prompting Big Bird to wonder if he is waiting in the wrong place. Big Bird sings as he waits and Snuffy finally shows up. It turns out their play date is for the next day.

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Episode 25

Curly Bear is Born (2)

Thu, May 8, 2003 60 mins

Baby Bear is going to have a new brother or sister. He worries that things will change when the baby arrives. His parents tell him things will be fine, and Mama Bear calls him from the hospital to tell him he's a big brother.

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Episode 26

Curly Bear Comes Home (3)

Fri, May 9, 2003 60 mins

Baby Bear's new baby sister comes home from the hospital and he's surprised at how small she is. He gets to touch her fur and hold her. He notices that they have many similarities, but she has curly hair, so Mama and Papa Bear name her Curly Bear.

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