Plot The pirate treasure
Air date May 31, 2009
Season 36

Picture Segment Description
Cold Open Nils have just finished reading a book about pirates to Pferd, Finchen and Rumpel. Everyone, except Rumpel, agree that it was a good book and that it must have been great to be a pirate. Nils says that there were treasures for everyone, Pferd think that treasures sounds delicious.
Scene Nils tells Pferd that treasures were not somethng you could eat, it was gold and silver. Pferd are sure that there were treasures that you could eat, and he starts to tell a story.

Four pirates are on a small ship captain Rumpel by the helm, pirate Finchen at the lookout post, pirate Nils scrubbing the deck and pirate Pferd as the cook. They are currently stranded out on the sea with no wind in the sails. Pferd are fishing hoping to catch some carrots, since they have run out of food, however instead he catches a bottle containing a treasure map. Shortly after the wiond returns and they quickly set sail towards the island on the map.

Scene As they arrive to the island everyone disembark, expect captain Rumpel, so they can find the treasure. As they walk through the jungle they encounter a spider who tells them to seek out the skeleton.
Scene They arrive at a cave, with a skeleton of a former pirate outside. However pirate Nils courage are failing him, he are scared to go inside, only when Finchen asks him if he want to uncover a treasure and be rich or if he would rather clean the deck for the rest of his life, he enters the cave. Nils bumps into something in the dark, it turns out to be the treasure chest, and they quickly gurry back to the ship.
Scene Pirate Nils are convinced that the chest contains a lot of gold and jewels since it was very heavy to carry. Captain Rumpel cracks the lock open by using a coconut, its a old oirate trick as he says. They open the chest and discovers that it's full of carrots. Nils and Finchen are disappointed, Pferd are very pleased with the treasure, and Captain Rumpel orders Nils back on the ship to scrub the deck.

Back on Sesamstrasse Pferd ends his story, he knocks down his cup and Rumpel orders him to scrub the deck.

Scene Bert and Ernie are laughing at what they just saw down on the street. Ernie then asks Bert if he knows what are pirates favorite food, he dose not know it and Ernie says that it is carp.
Film Kids talks about pirates.
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Film Searching the world for a animal. Kids from around the world gives a demonstration of the sound it makes, before the animal in question are revealed, this time it was a frog.
Muppets Bert introduce a new song from "Die Grosse Sesamstrassen-Musikshow". A green wolf and pirate captian Wolle, sings a song about why they prefer a treasure of carrots to a treasure of gold and silver. In the meantime Ernie tries to fix up the pirate ship prop, that he did not finish it in time.
Film A high speed film of a ship going out to the open sea.
Muppets Reporter Wolle visits a shipyard to find out more about ships.
Muppets Grover teaches the viewer a new dance, The "Groverelli". He is later joined by Prairie Dawn, Bert and Ernie.
Muppets Cookie Monster plays a shell game at a carnival, and the prize is a cookie. A cookie is placed under one of three shells, and the carnival barker rearranges them, and has Cookie Monster guess which one it's under. After failing to guess correctly, the carnival barker lets Cookie Monster try it again, this time using only two shells, and Cookie Monster fails to win again. Since Cookie Monster can't have the cookie, he eats the shells.

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