Sesame Street
Elmo and Rosita's play date
Air date April 28, 2003
Season Season 34 (2003)
Written by Christine Ferraro
Sponsors O, 2
Syndication PBS Kids Sprout
Releases Sesame Sings Karaoke, Sing It, Elmo!, YouTube (YouTube), Elmo's World: Playdate!


Picture Segment Description

SCENE 1 Alan and Bob note that there's "Something in the Air" today that makes them want to sing! They're joined by Miles, Gabi, Big Bird, Elmo and a chorus of sheep. Afterward, everyone goes back to their business and Elmo goes to look for Rosita, whom he's having a playdate with.

SCENE 1 cont'd As he walks down the block looking for Rosita, Elmo sings "Somebody Come and Play." Just then, Rosita arrives on the street (humming "Sing" to herself), but can't seem to find Elmo. Gabi and Miles inform her that she just missed him and point to the direction he went.

SCENE 1 cont'd Elmo goes into Big Bird's nest looking for Rosita. She passes by just as he shuts the door. When he emerges, he asks the singing sheep about Rosita's whereabouts, but they have no answer. Just as he leaves, Rosita finds out from the sheep that she just missed him again. She proceeds to sing "I'm Gonna Get to You," with back-up from the sheep.

SCENE 1 cont'd Believing that the other isn't coming to the playdate, the two monsters decide to give up. They both perform a sorrowful reprise of "Somebody Come and Play," unaware that they're right next to each other. They then realize each other's presence and they happily reunite with another verse of "Somebody Come and Play," leading to a big finale of "Something in the Air."
Film Kids talk about singing..
(First: Episode 3949)
cut from the DVD version
Muppets Monster Clubhouse
Narf "drops by" from above. Mel gives a brief of last meeting and shares eating the minutes with the other monsters. Then they do the "Monster Pants Dance" with a dancing pants. After naptime, it is time for snack time which is crackers provided by a duck, who thought it was time for quack time. The Lavender Man comes in with a Banana Hat who is looking for the National Slip on a Banana Peel Club. (edited)
(First: Episode 3969)
cut from the DVD version
Muppets The Number of the Day: 2
Two tubas in tutus, tapdancing, show up after The Count learns that the number of the day is 2.
(First: Episode 3992)
Film Holy cow, it's number 2
(First: Episode 3193)
Cartoon Train #2
(First: Episode 0353)
SCENE 2 Elmo and Rosita are still talking about how glad they are that they found each other. They then sing "Two is You and Me," and are joined by Miles and Gabi.
Film A girl uses an instant camera to take pictures of her friends, who demonstrate several emotions.
(First: Episode 3582)
Muppets Journey to Ernie: Jungle
(First: Episode 4033)
Muppets Ernie makes a few animal sounds and wants Bert to guess what sounds he is making. Bert just want to read his book and keeps guessing correctly by accident. Eventually, Ernie decides to agree to stop playing the game and leaves, but then a lion comes in and roars. Bert isn't paying attention and thinks that Ernie is making the animal sounds even though he promised not to.
Muppets Hero Guy
Hero Guy goes on a heroic musical adventure with Baby Bear Then Baby Bear plays the music repeating game with Telly.
(First: Episode 3943)
Muppets / Celebrity Angel Corella dances the Ballet Alphabet, while Telly, Zoe and Elmo name the letters. (edited)
(First: Episode 3785)
Muppets The Letter of the Day: O, pt. 1
Cookie Monster thinks he can avoid eating the Letter O Cookie by mailing it away in a box.
(First: Episode 3983)
Cartoon A woman sings the "O" sound in a brief opera.
(First: Episode 3319)
Muppets The Letter of the Day: O, pt. 2
Grover the mail carrier picks up the package, and delivers it right back to Cookie. Cookie eats the Letter O cookie.
(First: Episode 3983)
Film A ONE WAY sign switches sides. (Maria voiceover)
(First: Episode 3268)
Muppets The Spanish Word of the Day
An artist draws a cara (face) as Grover tries to guess the word's meaning.
cut from the DVD version
Muppets Elmo's World: Music
(First: Episode 3824)
SCENE 3 A singing O and 2 help Big Bird close out the episode.


Picture Segment Description
Film Kids sing the songs they know.
(First: Episode 3920)
This segment replaces "Kids talk about singing" in the 2016 DVD, "Sing it Elmo!"
Muppets Monster Clubhouse
The Furry Feeling of the Day is Sad, and the monsters get chased by an Elephant.
(First: Episode 3941)
This segment replaces "Monster Clubhouse: Banana Peel" in the 2016 DVD, "Sing it Elmo!"

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