Sesame Street
Big Bird at camp, part 2
Air date November 23, 1982
Season Season 14 (1982-1983)
Written by Tony Geiss
Production August 16-20, 1982 (remote)
October 7-8, 1982 (studio)
Sponsors C, V, 3
Syndication Sesame Street Unpaved
Releases HBO Max


Picture Segment Description

SCENE 1 Aunt May plays “The Reville” on the bugle to wake everyone up. Though Big Bird and the kids get up on time for breakfast, Rusty would rather sleep. Mickey convinces Rusty to get out of bed.
Muppets "Frazzle" with Frazzle and The Frazzletones
(First: Episode 0846)
Cartoon V for violin
Artist: Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 1157)
Film A group of Hispanic children pick members for their baseball team. A new kid, Ramon, joins them.
(First: Episode 0440)
cut from the Noggin version
Cartoon Violet climbs a vine with V words.
(First: Episode 0389)
cut from the Noggin version
Celebrity Richard Pryor plays all the parts in a scenario of two kids meeting a new kid who wants to play.
(First: Episode 0779)
V in space
Cartoon V in Space
(First: Episode 0481)

SCENE 2 After breakfast, Mickey leads Big Bird and the kids to a baseball field to play baseball. Big Bird doesn't want to play because he doesn't know how to play. Still, they have him play in the outfield, where he eventually hits a home run.
Cartoon Vitamins give vim, vigor and vitality to a droopy V
Artist: John Hubley
(First: Episode 0311)
cut from the Noggin version
Muppets "Body Rhythms" by Little Jerry and the Monotones.
(First: Episode 1399)
Cartoon A baby bird tries and tries again to fly from its nest.
Artist: Irra Verbitsky
(First: Episode 1510)
cut from the Noggin version
Film "Cow Dog Song"
(First: Episode 0783)
SCENE 3 It’s rest period, but since none of the campers feel like taking a nap, Mickey offers them postcards to write home. Big Bird asks Mickey how to write a postcard to someone. Back on Sesame Street, Maria, on her lunch break, writes a postcard to Big Bird. They both sing "I Am Fine, How Are You?" while writing to each other.
Film People of all ages ride bicycles.
Music: Joe Raposo
(First: Episode 0616)
C- Cap
Cartoon C for Cap
(First: Episode 0154)
Film Joe Raposo: Insects (instrumental w/ kid VO, same music as "Peacock")
(First: Episode 0410)
Muppets Ernie & BertBert and Ernie go fishing. Ernie catches fish by yelling "Heeeeere fishy, fishy, fishy!", and they come flying into the boat. Bert tries it, but only catches a shark.
(First: Episode 1641)
Cartoon C for Cake
(First: Episode 0153)
HerryJohnJohn loudsoft
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentHerry and John-John demonstrate loud and soft.
(First: Episode 0432)
Song "What to Do Before We Eat?" We wash our hands, not our feet.
Animation: Paul Fierlinger
(First: Episode 1594)
cut from the Noggin version
SCENE 4 After a fun first full day at camp, Big Bird eats new foods for dinner: hamburgers, mashed potatoes, and peas.
Film As a boy plays with a tugboat in the bathtub, we watch footage of a real tugboat.
(First: Episode 0801)
cut from the Noggin version
Pinball 03
Cartoon Pinball Number Count #3
Animation by Jeff Hale
(First: Episode 0978)

Film Number Three Ball Film: A red ball follows a rollercoaster-like track through checkpoints (each, a set of three) that are counted in voiceover. At the end, the ball is ground up into a powder.
(First: Episode 0254)
Muppets A Lavender Anything Muppet and a choir sing "Lonely."
(First: Episode 1165)
Cartoon Three mice (Swedish animation)
(First: Episode 1504)
Film People jumping.
(First: Episode 0774)
Cartoon Rocks aren't alive, so it must be a turtle.
(First: Episode 1519)


SCENE 5 Nighttime - Big Bird is homesick and imagines what Maria and Mr. Hooper are doing. Mickey tells him it's okay to cry. Rusty is homesick too, so they cry together.
Film The Mad Painter #3
(First: Episode 0343)
Muppets Ernie sings "Dance Myself to Sleep".
(First: Episode 1705)
Cartoon A ship captain orders the numbers 1-20 into a boat - which promptly sinks.
(First: Episode 0614)
SCENE 6 “Taps” is being played by Aunt May on the bugle, which means lights out. Although a big day is planned for tomorrow, Big Bird and Rusty talk for a little bit and then get tired and fall asleep in Cabin 10.

Mickey whispers the sponsors.


CLOSING SIGNS Olivia holds up the Sesame Street sign, while Susan holds up the CTW sign at the end.

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