Sesame Street
Prince Charming chooses Gabi as his princess
Air date February 12, 1992
Season Season 23 (1991-1992)
Sponsors B, X, 20
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SCENE 1 Maria greets the viewer while playing with Gabi, when Telly alerts her that Prince Charming is on his way, looking for Cinderella. The prince sees Gabi and notes how both "Gabriela" and "Cinderella" sound alike, so he tries the glass slipper on her. It's a perfect fit! The prince declares her to be her princess, but Maria declines and takes Gabi to get lunch; the prince follows behind.
Film Feet wearing all different types of shoes dance.
(First: Episode 2601)
Muppets Mysterious Theater: The Case of the Missing Toast
Lady Agatha can't find her toast or roast, so Sherlock Hemlock figures that it is a "rhyme crime", and suspects a ghost is the culprit. The thief turns out to be Vincent Twice, the host.
Animation TOOTHPASTE: Coming soon to a mouth near you!
(First: Episode 2876)
Song "Take Care of That Smile"
(First: Episode 2745)
SCENE 2 In their apartment, Luis and Maria try to explain to the prince that Gabi's too young to get married and it'll be a long time before she's of age. He concludes he won't wait for her; somebody else will. He calls in his Lady in Waiting and assigns her to wait with Gabi until she's grown-up.
Song "When You Grow Up"
(First: Episode 2912)
Cartoon Campers don't want to play ring toss with Zork, until their counselor reminds them about being judgmental.
(First: Episode 2761)
Film Two boys walk though a city neighborhood to some funky break dancing music.
(First: Episode 2679)
Cartoon A little girl leaves everything on in the house, until the TV set recites a poem about sharing electricity.
(First: Episode 2845)
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk - "Feel the Beat"
Part 1

SCENE 3 The Lady in Waiting hangs around the apartment and has already planned her living arrangements - she blows her horn and some royal servants bring in her bed and trunks. She also has her food covered; she brings in a cow and some chickens.
Cartoon Stamped and painted X animation.
(First: Episode 2934)
Muppets As a Sesame Street Travel Tip, a pair of Anything Muppets sing about the latest travel destination, Antarctica!
(First: Episode 2938)
Film A gymnastics team practices tricks for the circus.
(First: Episode 2889)
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk - "Feel the Beat"
Part 2
Cartoon B for banana and ballerina
(First: Episode 2515)
SCENE 4 Maria and Luis tell the Lady she can't stay with all her stuff and animals, but she has a solution - she hires a farmer to take care of the livestock! He starts making hog calls.
Film Ornate Xs spin around in accompaniment to a song.
(First: Episode 2929)
Muppets / Celebrity Bert and Rick Moranis sit next to each other on a plane, and learn that they (and the rest of the passengers) are alike in more ways than they realized, singing the song "Stick Out Your Hand and Say Hello."
Cartoon Number creatures #20
(First: Episode 2687)
Film Cheri goes fishing with her abuelo.
(First: Episode 2784)
Animation Rubber Stamp #20
(First: Episode 2935)

SCENE 5 Amongst the chaos in the apartment, Cinderella shows up at the door, furious that Gabi is trying to steal her story. Maria and Luis try to explain that's not the case and the Lady proposes they go to the palace and clear it up for him. They all pile out, though the Lady returns for her romance novel and states someone will be by later to get her belongings. Luis then locks the door and shares a sigh of relief with Maria.
Animation A girl plays in, on and under a sculpture.
Muppets "African Alphabet Song"
(First: Episode 2360)
Animation Sand B / b
(First: Episode 0627)
Film Katie is going to be a big sister.
(First: Episode 2769)
Cartoon A baby and father illustrate up and down.
(First: Episode 2687)
Muppets Big Bird and Snuffy sing "Map Song" on the way to Hooper's Store.
(First: Episode 2830)
Film Balloons are popped in front of kids' faces, demonstrating surprise.
(First: Episode 2923)
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk - "Feel the Beat"
Part 3
Cartoon Do you know what it's like to be scared?
(First: Episode 0547)
Muppets Ernie sings "Imagine That" about things that he sometimes imagines to be: first a knight in shining armor who battles a dragon, then a sailor, and finally, himself.
(First: Episode 2142)
Cartoon Geronimo 10-0: The parachute becomes a large mattress.
(First: Episode 2245)
Song 14 Karat Soul sings about what's "Down Below the Street."
(First: Episode 2556)
Muppets Baby Tooth and the Fuzzy Funk - "Feel the Beat"
Part 4

SCENE 6 Prince Charming returns with his crew to thank Maria and Luis for helping him and Cinderella find true love. He rewards them by dubbing them "Sir Luis," "Lady Maria" and "Honorary Princess Gabi." He has another surprise - their engagement party will be held in Maria and Luis' apartment! The two moan as Telly announces the sponsors.

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