Sesame Street
Plot Oscar's nightmares
Air date November 28, 1994
Season Season 26 (1994-1995)
Written by Sara Compton
Sponsors H, T, 10


Picture Segment Description
1 - 3271 Scene 1
SCENE 1 Maria and Luis arrive back from an evening of dancing, when they hear Oscar moaning for help from within his trash can. Luis climbs in and wakes him up and they continue talking from the surface. Oscar talks about the worst nightmare he just had - happy people in the park trying to play with him. He guilts the two to bring him to their apartment (with his can) so he won't be alone when another nightmare occurs.
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)
Film A boy is scared to go to sleep at night, until his dad tells him to use his imagination to calm himself down. He conducts a symphony with his toys.
Muppets Count von Count sings "Lambaba" as he counts sheep and other animals that pop into the room.
(First: Episode 2789)
Cartoon Falling leaves form H and h.
(First: Episode 3118)
Film Alphaquest: H
Heading over the hills in a helicopter to a hippo's house.
(First: Episode 2741)
Film A variety of H's are grown in a garden.
(First: Episode 3016)
Muppets Muppet & Kid MomentCookie Monster asks Lexine to express happy and sad faces.
Cartoon "Next To Song"
Artist: Jane Aaron
(First: Episode 2851)
10 - Scene 2
SCENE 2 They bring him into their apartment and set him down next to the door. Oscar would instead prefer being next to the window, then suggests going next to their bed. They instead leave him in the middle of room. Oscar starts to fall asleep, but immediately wakes up and complains when Maria whispers "Sweet dreams" to him.
Song Joe Raposo sings "Everybody Sleeps" (re-filmed version)
(First: Episode 3026)
Cartoon A man tries to get to sleep, but is woken up by a fly, a chicken and a drum-playing rabbit, all of whom call him on the phone after he throws them out.
Artists: The Hubleys
(First: Episode 0257)
Muppets / Celebrity Ernie and Aaron Neville sing "I Don't Want to Live on the Moon."
(First: Episode 3242)
Cartoon Wilbur and Wanda try to find the lamp in a dark room, while figuring out who's here and there. Finally, their son turns on the light.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 3073)
Film Kids dance with the letter T, which is for triangle.
Animation Airplanes carve the capital and lowercase T.
(First: Episode 3230)
Film The floating kids make a small T.
(First: Episode 3126)
Insert Big Bird heads to sleep, while Hoots the Owl starts his day. They sing about their different sleep schedules.
(First: Episode 2020)
Cartoon The moon listens to everyone say "Good night" in different languages.
(EKA: Episode 2243)
Song "Brand New Look" - people try on glasses.
Animation Marty the chair keeps bumping into things, until he finds his glasses. "See ya later!"
(EKA: Episode 2233)
Muppets Ernie sings "Dance Myself to Sleep."
(First: Episode 1705)
Film Wegman's dogs form the letter H.
Cartoon A runner leaps over letter H hurdles.
(First: Episode 2519)
23- Scene 3
SCENE 3 Oscar slurps down an anchovy milkshake that helps put him to sleep. He begins to have another nightmare, where Celina, Mr. Handford and the kids introduce the letter H and start dancing to Hip hop music. He ends up waking Maria and Luis and tells them about his horrid dream.
Animation OP words (Drop / stop / top / hop / pop)
(First: Episode 2886)
Muppets The Two-Headed Monster shares a pillow.
(First: Episode 1669)
Cartoon Jerry Nelson sings "Moonshine"
(First: Episode 2775)
Muppets Elmo explains the importance of sleep, but the audience won't stop applauding and let him sleep afterwards.
(First: Episode 2985)
Film Three girls do a "One Potato" rhyme.
29- Scene 4
SCENE 4 Oscar falls back to sleep, where he has another nightmare. Celina and Mr. Handford fawn over a number 10, then bring in 10 adorable butterflies. Oscar wakes everyone up again, but falls back to sleep as he describes the types of dreams he'd rather have.
Cartoon "Ten Turtles"
Artist: Bud Luckey
(First: Episode 0425)
Muppets Sesame Street News Flash: Kermit the Frog reports on the prince kissing Sleeping Beauty, but rather than waking her up, falls asleep himself.
(First: Episode 0513)
Animation A boy has a dream in which he floats in Outer Space between things.
(First: Episode 3093)
33-Abierto, cerrado
Film Abierto and cerrado
Muppets Annette Monster and Frankie Monster sing "Love the Ocean" to urge others to "show respect for the sea" and refrain from throwing trash in the water.
(First: Episode 2680)
Cartoon Zork lands on the coast of California, where he meets a slick agent.
Artist: ArtistMike
(First: Episode 2687)
Song Hoots the Owl sings "This is How We Take a Bath."
(First: Episode 3216)
37- Scene 5
SCENE 5 Now in the morning, Oscar marvels at how awful Maria looks, which she blames on her lack of sleep. Luis claims he was able to sleep anyhow. Oscar stays to have his breakfast - a turnip enchilada with line and onion juice. Maria sticks with her cereal and decides to eat away from the table, close enough to Oscar's can for Fluffy to eat up her food. Luis announces the sponsors.

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