Plaza Sésamo
Plot Lola and Pancho in Columbia (part 1)
Air date 2008
Season 11
Sponsors S, 1


Picture Segment Description

COLD OPEN Abelardo wonders what the word of the day could be, when Pancho arrives and shows him a half eaten "manzana".
SCENE Pancho and Lola are getting ready to go on their trip to Columbia to bring fruits for Plaza Sésamo. To get to there, they are traveling in a hot air balloon.
Animation A girl gets dressed for a windy weather and gets blown away after she steps outside.
Muppets Abelardo introduces the letter S, for "sol" (sun).

Video Gymnasts form an S, for Silvia.
(EKA: Episodio 813)
Muppets Ernie tries to keep his cookies safe from Cookie Monster by tricking him into eating a carrot instead.
(EKA: Episodio 818)
Cartoon “Super Zana y Sus Amigas” (“Super Carrot and His Friends”) rescues children hypnotized by candy. Along with his fruit and vegetable friends, he teaches the children to eat a balanced diet.
Animation An animation on Manzana (apple).
SCENE La Abuela calls the Columbia doctor to let him know that Lola and Pancho are arriving in Colombia. As the Columbia doctor was about to reply, he heard a crash outside and says good-bye to La Abuela. He rushes outside to find Pancho and Lola cover in leaves and twigs from their air balloon crash. After they introducing themselves to the doctor, they go inside the doctor’s exam room and meet the doctor’s friend, Sophia, Bernardo, and Alejandro. After the doctor’s friends talk about what fruits they have in Colombia, the doctor wants to give a check-up on Lola and Pancho to see if they are healthy. When Pancho’s check up is done and he finds out that he is healthy, he explains that he always eat onions. Then he tries to let everyone try his onion cookies, but the doctor’s friends and Lola try to avoid eating it. The doctor tries one and finds it surprisingly good.
Animation El plantato (banana)
Film At an award ceremony, kids pay tribute to the banana.
(EKA: Episodio 839)
Cartoon A "saxofón" (saxophone) plays itself.
Artist: Oscar González Loyo
(EKA: Episodio 840)
Film Ducks swim and fly.
Music: Frédéric Chopin's Valse Op. 64, no. 2.
(EKA: Episodio 797)
Muppets The Number of the Day: 1
After practicing a few times, the Count hits an organ key, and the number is one. One elephant appears.
(First: Episodio 869)
Cartoon A girl's mom gives her a 1 from the shelf. "My 1 and only!"
Artist: Fred Garbers
¡Otra vez en inglés! The segment then replays in English.
Muppets / Film Pancho Visión
Pancho rolls a film about how a hot air balloon starts up.
Cartoon A baby demonstrates 'happy,' 'surprised' and 'sad.'
(EKA: Episodio 835)
Insert Aleks Syntek performs "Ricas Frutas" with Abelardo, Lola, Pancho and a chorus of fruits.
(First: Episodio 906)


  • When aired on V-me, a film of a boy's tour of a swamp is inserted between the Banana-awards segment and the saxophone cartoon.
  • When aired on the New York station Telefutura, the #1 cartoon is replaced with two segments about the letter t: Lola showing T for for "taza" (First: Episodio 929) and a cartoon about the word "tortuga" (EKA: Episodio 875) and an animation about exercise.

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