Sesame Street
Linda and the Theatre of the Deaf put on a show.
Air date December 3, 1974
Season Season 6 (1974-1975)
Sponsors I, 12
This episode guide has been compiled from script materials provided by a trusted source.

Picture Segment Description
SCENE 1 Linda sits outside reading. David wants to sit by her and makes sure she's okay with that. He begins blasting his radio and noisily eating chips, knowing she can't hear any of it. Some members of the Little Theatre of the Deaf arrive and ask Linda (in sign) if they can also sit around. They begin signing jokes to each other, which Linda now finds distracting and she leaves.
Cartoon A boy and a dog fight over a letter "I."
(First: Episode 0143)
Muppets Ernie & BertBert expects a visit from his identical twin brother Bart. Ernie notes that they're alike in many ways, but their major difference is that Bart has a sense of humor.
(First: Episode 0594)
Cartoon A mother bird brings her babies a huge number 12.
(First: Episode 0493)
Film Animal camouflage (kid VO's)
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0366)
Cartoon Capital I, he's quite a guy
(First: Episode 0368)
Muppets Ernie opens his lunchbox and finds that half of his chicken salad sandwich is missing. Sherlock Hemlock, the world's greatest detective, investigates this fiendish crime. It turns out that Sherlock himself ate half of Ernie's sandwich.
(First: Episode 0131)
Cartoon Letter I (Beep Beep)
(First: Episode 0427)
Film A girl puts on her coat all by herself.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0622)
Cartoon Two lines intersect at the middle of the screen and have an argument; they cooperate by making a cross.
(First: Episode 0276)
SCENE 2 Linda and the Little Theatre troupe act out a scary story based on suggestions from the kids.
Muppets Ernie & BertErnie holds a hanky while Bert sneezes -- and Bert's nose comes off in Ernie's hand. Ernie teases Bert by putting his nose back in the wrong places.
(First: Episode 0026)
Animation Sand I/i
(First: Episode 0619)
Celebrity Pat Paulsen says the alphabet.
(First: Episode 0067)
Cartoon A small frog is jealous of how big an ox is, so he expands himself into a very large, round frog. He becomes so self-important and big he ends up exploding.
Artist: Etienne Delessert
(First: Episode 0660)
Muppets Little Jerry and the Monotones sing "Proud."
(First: Episode 0408)
Cartoon Things that are same and different.
(First: Episode 0300)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentKermit the Frog talks with twins Corey and Todd about how they're same and different.
(First: Episode 0557)
Cartoon Speech Balloon - I: An iron irons the word.
(First: Episode 0314)
Muppets Western: A cowboy comes to see Adam T. Glaser, who is such a jack-of-all-trades that he forgets what a dentist does.
(First: Episode 0408)
Cartoon Pat the Pilot skywrites a letter P with her plane.
Artist: John Korty
(First: Episode 0478)
Count and Little Theatre of the Deaf
SCENE 3 The Count counts to twelve while the Little Theatre (who are all dressed as The Count) sign the numbers.
Insert Three of These Kids are jumping rope, but the fourth one is sitting down and reading a book.
(First: Episode 0415)
Cartoon A man weighs five pounds of bubble gum. He chews it all, blows a huge bubble, and flies away.
(First: Episode 0617)
David Charmer 12
Cast David charms a 1 and a 2 out of their baskets to form a 12.
(First: Episode 0504)
Cartoon Speech Balloon: I for Island.
(First: Episode 0314)
Muppets Lefty sells Ernie an invisible ice cream cone; Ernie pays for it with an invisible nickel.
SCENE 4 A Spanish-speaking boy places an order at Hooper's Store, but Mr. Hooper doesn't understand. He calls over Luis to translate. Then, one of the Little Theatre troupe members orders something in sign language, forcing Mr. Hooper to call over Linda to translate. He makes sure they stay in the shop in case he needs further translations. Moments after, a Muppet bird flutters in and starts tweeting an order. Mr. Hooper begins calling for Big Bird.
Song "Rockabye Baby" is sung to a sleepy koala.
(First: Episode 0048)
Cartoon P is for Pillow
(First: Episode 0374)
Film "La Maldita Iguana" (mariachi song)
(First: Episode 0047)
Cartoon P is for Puddle
(First: Episode 0452)
Film Old Cars (0:53)
Cartoon The dot gets on top of the lowercase letter i.
Artist: Fred Garbers
(First: Episode 0462)
SCENE 5 Mr. Hooper watches in befuddlement as everyone in his store speaks in Spanish, sign, and bird. He answers the phone and confuses them all briefly when he starts speaking Yiddish.

Previous episode: Next episode:
Episode 0686 Episode 0688
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Stream the best stories.

Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page.

Get Disney+