List of Muppet Babies episodes

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This is a complete listing of episodes from the animated television series Jim Henson's Muppet Babies.

Series overview[edit]

Season Episodes Originally broadcast (U.S. dates)
Season premiere Season finale
1 13 1984.09.15 1984.12.08
2 13 1985.09.14 1985.12.07
3 16 1986.09.13 1986.12.27
4 18 1987.09.19 1988.01.16
5 13 1988.09.10 1988.12.03
6 11 1989.09.16 1989.11.25
7 15 1990.09.15 1990.12.22
8 8 1991.09.14 1991.11.02

Episode list[edit]

107 half-hour episodes were produced:

Season 1 (1984)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
1.01 "Noisy Neighbors" Jeffrey Scott 15 September 1984 (1984-09-15)
The babies struggle to keep Animal quiet so as not to awaken their neighbor, a police officer who works the night shift. Song: Sleep Rockin’
1.02 "Dental Hyjinks" Jeffrey Scott 22 September 1984 (1984-09-22)
The babies try to pull out Fozzie's loose tooth so he won’t have to go to the dentist.

Song: Loose Tooth Boogie

Note: This is the only episode to have different music for the title card.
1.03 "Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Dark?" Jeffrey Scott 29 September 1984 (1984-09-29)
The babies help Beaker conquer his fear of darkness.

Song: Good Things Happen In The Dark

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
1.04 "Raiders of the Lost Muppet" Jeffrey Scott 6 October 1984 (1984-10-06)
While playing hide and seek, Animal vanishes and the babies search the house for him.

Song: Best Friends

The Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom fantasy sequences includes the only instance of an adult character's face being seen.
1.05 "Scooter's Hidden Talent" Jeffrey Scott 13 October 1984 (1984-10-13)
The other babies all have special talents, but Scooter can't figure out his.

Song: Dream for Your Inspiration

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
1.06 "The Case of the Missing Chicken" Jeffrey Scott 20 October 1984 (1984-10-20)
Gonzo panics when he can't find his stuffed toy chicken, Camilla.

Song: Camilla

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only).
1.07 "Eight Take-Away One Equals Panic" Jeffrey Scott 27 October 1984 (1984-10-27)
Panic ensues in the nursery when the babies overhear Nanny saying she needs to get rid of one of them.

Song: Table for One

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker ("Go-Bye-Bye" segment only)
1.08 "What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up?" Jeffrey Scott 3 November 1984 (1984-11-03)
Kermit struggles with deciding what he wants to be when he grows up.

Song: It's Up To You

Guest appearance by Tom Selleck.
1.09 "Close Encounters of the Frog Kind" Jeffrey Scott 10 November 1984 (1984-11-10)
Kermit's little nephew, Robin, comes to visit and escapes his bowl.

Song: Practice Makes Perfect

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only), Robin.

First appearance of Kermit's little nephew, Robin.
1.10 "Gonzo's Video Show" Jeffrey Scott 17 November 1984 (1984-11-17)
The babies create their own movies. Song: I Can't Help Being a Star
1.11 "Fun Park Fantasies" Jeffrey Scott 24 November 1984 (1984-11-24)
The babies try to sleep while imagining what the amusement park they'll be visiting the next day will be like. Song: Merry Go Round
1.12 "From a Galaxy Far, Far Away" Jeffrey Scott 1 December 1984 (1984-12-01)
The babies conclude the creature that climbed into the nursery is an alien and try to return her to Neptune. Song: Rocket to the Stars
1.13 "Good, Clean, Fun" Jeffrey Scott 8 December 1984 (1984-12-08)
After breaking a lamp, the babies try to make it up to Nanny, but create more messes in the process.

Song: Keep Your Animal Clean

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.

Season 2 (1985)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
2.01 "Once Upon an Egg Timer" Jeffrey Scott 14 September 1985 (1985-09-14)
When Rowlf loses his voice, the others take turns telling stories of searching for it.

Song: Show us the Real You
This episode along with the next two were aired as Muppets Babies & Monsters.

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.02 "Piggy's Hyper-Activity Book" Jeffrey Scott 21 September 1985 (1985-09-21)
The babies amuse themselves by working their way through an activity book.

This episode aired alongside the series premiere of Little Muppet Monsters as part of the "Muppets Babies & Monsters" series.

Song: Music is Everywhere
2.03 "Fozzie's Last Laugh" Jeffrey Scott 28 September 1985 (1985-09-28)
Fozzie considers giving up comedy.
Song: Wocka Wocka
2.04 "The Great Cookie Robbery" Jeffrey Scott 5 October 1985 (1985-10-05)
While Gonzo secretly munches away at a box of cookies, the other babies tell stories to keep their minds off their growling stomachs.
Song: Railroad Tracking
2.05 "Out-of-This-World History" Jeffrey Scott 12 October 1985 (1985-10-12)
The babies wander their way through history with the assistance of one of Nanny's books.
Song: Yankee Doodle Rock
2.06 "Snow White and the Seven Muppets" Jeffrey Scott 19 October 1985 (1985-10-19)
The babies put on their own version of ‘Snow White’ but Piggy is frustrated when she doesn't get the lead role.

Song: Snow White Blues

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.07 "I Want My Muppet TV!" Jeffrey Scott 26 October 1985 (1985-10-26)
When the TV breaks, the babies make their own programs.

Song: TV Maniacs Guest appearance by Johnny Carson. A clip of Ed McMahon doing his "Heeeere's Johnny" line was also used.

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.08 "Musical Muppets" Jeffrey Scott 2 November 1985 (1985-11-02)
Rowlf enters a song writing contest which inspires everyone to try out song writing.

Song: Various bits by each muppet including 'The Weirdo Troll', 'On the Range', and 'How to Tell a Chicken Joke'

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
2.09 "What's New at the Zoo?" Jeffrey Scott 9 November 1985 (1985-11-09)
The babies tell Rowlf the positive things about zoos. But when Gonzo realizes that there's no way of telling what kind of animal he is, he worries that he'll get thrown in the zoo!
Song: Animals Are My Favorite People
2.10 "The Great Muppet Cartoon Show" Jeffrey Scott 16 November 1985 (1985-11-16)
The babies make their own cartoon shows. Among the antics, Piggy draws up a parody of Pinocchio, Gonzo fights with his own creation, and Scooter makes computer animation, but ends up falling victim to Animal's messier animation.
Song: We Love Cartoons
2.11 "The Muppet Museum of Art" Jeffrey Scott 23 November 1985 (1985-11-23)
When Skeeter breaks her ankle on one of Piggy's roller skates, the babies create their own art museum in the nursery for her. Meanwhile, Piggy deals with her guilty conscience, as she had blamed Skeeter's injury on Gonzo.

Song: Art is For Your Heart

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only).
2.12 "By the Book" Barry O'Brien,
Bob Smith
30 November 1985 (1985-11-30)
The babies take turns narrating stories from their favorite books.

Song: Someone’s Gonna Fix It

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only).
2.13 "When You Wish Upon a Muppet" Chuck Lorre 7 December 1985 (1985-12-07)
The babies imagine their fondest wishes coming true.

Song: Wishes Have a Way of Coming True
The film clip shown after Muppet wish is from The Great Muppet Caper. Strangely, many of the muppets who appeared in Muppet Babies, aren’t in that scene.

Last episode to feature Howie Mandel as the voices of Skeeter and Animal.

Season 3 (1986)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
3.01 "Pigerella" Jeffrey Scott 13 September 1986 (1986-09-13)
Piggy takes the blame and punishment for Skeeter's mess, leaving her to imagine herself as Cinderella.

Song: Check me Out Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (fantasy sequence only).

First episode to feature Dave Coulier as the voices of Bunsen and Animal
3.02 "The Best Friend I Never Had" Jeffrey Scott 20 September 1986 (1986-09-20)
With the aid of Scooter's computer, the babies try to create their perfect friends. Song: Nobody's Perfect
3.03 "The Weirdo Zone" Jeffrey Scott 27 September 1986 (1986-09-27)
The babies try to get in touch with their inner weirdness in order to understand Gonzo.
Song: Semi Weirdo
3.04 "Muppets in Toyland" Jeffrey Scott 4 October 1986 (1986-10-04)
Scooter’s new robot seems like the best toy ever, until it starts taking hostages.
Song: Calling All Toys
3.05 "The Muppet Broadcasting Company" Jeffrey Scott 11 October 1986 (1986-10-11)
When the power goes out, the babies make their own radio programs.

Song: Let’s Hear it for Your Ears

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
3.06 "Kermit Goes to Washington" Jeffrey Scott 18 October 1986 (1986-10-18)
Nanny instructs the babies to create a set of rules for the nursery which leads them to experiment with various forms of government.
Song: Jail Birds
3.07 "Fozzie's Family Tree" Jeffrey Scott 25 October 1986 (1986-10-25)
The babies take a look at their ancestors to learn more about who they are.
Song: Rowlfgang Amadogus
3.08 "The Daily Muppet" Jeffrey Scott 1 November 1986 (1986-11-01)
After Nanny's newspaper is ruined, the babies make their own for her.

Song: The Daily Muppet

Guest characters: Beaker (appearing in a picture).
3.09 "Scooter's Uncommon Cold" Jeffrey Scott 8 November 1986 (1986-11-08)
When Scooter gets sick, the babies go inside him to aide his body in fighting the germs.

Song: Get Well Soon

Guest characters: Beaker (appearing in a picture).
3.10 "Treasure Attic" Jeffrey Scott 15 November 1986 (1986-11-15)
The babies set out on an expedition to the attic to recover Nanny's missing treasure.
Song: Pirates
3.11 "Around the Nursery in 80 Days" Jeffrey Scott 22 November 1986 (1986-11-22)
To convince Nanny not to go on vacation, the babies build the world's biggest attractions in the nursery. Song: Flying Away
3.12 "Fine Feathered Enemies"
"Polly Wants a Muppet"
Jeffrey Scott 29 November 1986 (1986-11-29)
Polly the talkative parrot that Nanny leaves in the nursery causes fights to erupt between the babies.
Song: Friends to the End
3.13 "Muppet Goose" Jeffrey Scott 6 December 1986 (1986-12-06)
Nanny tries to get the babies to sleep by telling them nursery rhymes.
Song: Make a Nursery Rhyme
3.14 "Bad Luck Bear" Jeffrey Scott 13 December 1986 (1986-12-13)
Fozzie breaks a mirror and struggles to get rid of his bad luck.
Song: Good Luck
3.15 "Of Mice and Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
20 December 1986 (1986-12-20)
The babies spend a long night trying to recapture PeeWee, Officer Caruther's pet mouse.
Song: Playing in the City
3.16 "Back to the Nursery" Jeffrey Scott 27 December 1986 (1986-12-27)
After Fozzie ruins one of Nanny's photos, the babies travel back in time to take a new one.
Song: Running out of Time

Season 4 (1987–1988)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
4.01 "Muppetland" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
19 September 1987 (1987-09-19)
The babies are invited to Bunsen's birthday party at a theme park, and while waiting for the actual event, they pretend to build a theme park with each baby creating their own land.(Fozzie's based on comedy, Gonzo's involving weird things, etc.)

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker (non-speaking cameos in musical sequence).

Song: Muppetland
4.02 "Water Babies" Barbara Beck,
Stephen Robertson
26 September 1987 (1987-09-26)
The babies play mine tunnel, and then explore the ocean with the help of a fish tank. Gonzo imagines himself as a deep sea explorer, and they convince Fozzie there isn't anything to be afraid of.
Song: Deep Blue Sea
4.03 "The Incredible Shrinking Weirdo" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
3 October 1987 (1987-10-03)
Gonzo is convinced he is getting smaller.
Song: Being Small Isn’t Bad at All
4.04 "Where No Muppet Has Gone Before" Katherine Lawrence 10 October 1987 (1987-10-10)
After Skeeter's Lewis and Clark game goes wrong, Bunsen and Beaker come over for a sleepover and teach the babies about outer space. The babies then have fantasies about being in space, once again.

Song: Guiding Star

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
4.05 "Journey to the Center of the Nursery" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
17 October 1987 (1987-10-17)
When Fozzie drops his skate key down the vent, the babies travel to the center of earth to find it.

Song: Underground

Last episode to be animated with Japanese-based Toei Animation.
4.06 "This Little Piggy Went to Hollywood" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
24 October 1987 (1987-10-24)
Once again, Piggy dreams about her future as a Hollywood star. She fantasizes going on Star Search, and starring in a parody of I Love Lucy and co-starring in a movie with Andrew McCarthy.

Song: Biggest Little Pig in Hollywood

First episode to be animated with Korean-based AKOM.
4.07 "My Muppet Valentine" Star Kaplan,
Maia Matisse
31 October 1987 (1987-10-31)
When Nanny forgets Rowlf's valentine cookie, the others’ attempts to cheer him up just seem to make Rowlf feel worse.
Song: You’re All So Special to Me
4.07 "Invasion of the Muppet Snackers" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
7 November 1987 (1987-11-07)
The babies worry how they’ll eat the foul thing Nanny is working on in the kitchen.
Song: Give Food a Chance
4.09 "Twinkle Toe Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
14 November 1987 (1987-11-14)
The babies try to teach Scooter to dance while Piggy and Skeeter argue over whether dancing should be beautiful or fun.
4.11 "Weirdo for the Prosecution" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
21 November 1987 (1987-11-21)
Gonzo is put on trial after Skeeter accuses him of breaking the cookie jar.
4.10 "Muppet Island" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
28 November 1987 (1987-11-28)
While Nanny cleans the hall carpet, the babies are trapped in the nursery, leading them to imagine themselves on a deserted island.
4.12 "The Frog Who Knew Too Much" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
5 December 1987 (1987-12-05)
Kermit struggles not to reveal Nanny's secret to the others.
4.13 "Beach Blanket Babies" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
12 December 1987 (1987-12-12)
The babies help Fozzie in overcoming his fear of water.
4.15 "Old MacKermit Had a Farm" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
19 December 1987 (1987-12-19)
The babies try to figure out where muffins come from. Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.
4.14 "Adventures in Muppet-Sitting" Star Kaplan,
Maia Matisse
26 December 1987 (1987-12-26)
The babies try to keep Robin and Animal safe and out of trouble.

Guest characters: Robin.

Last appearance of Kermit's nephew Robin.
4.16 "The House That Muppets Built" Ken Koonce,
David Wiemers
2 January 1988 (1988-01-02)
When Piggy's dollhouse is destroyed, she searches for a new one.
Featuring a cameo by Dick Clark and The $25,000 Pyramid.
4.17 "Masquerading Muppets" Rich Fogel,
Mark Seidenberg
9 January 1988 (1988-01-09)
The babies prepare for a costume ball but Piggy and Skeeter argue over the queen costume.
Song: Costume Party
4.18 "Nanny's Day Off" Hank Saroyan 16 January 1988 (1988-01-16)
The babies give Nanny a day off and attempt to take on her chores. Song: Muppet Western Song

Season 5 (1988)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
5.01 "Muppets Not Included" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
10 September 1988 (1988-09-10)
The babies find a strange object belonging to Nanny and try to figure out what it is.
Song: Whatchamacallit
5.02 "Beauty and the Schnoz" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
17 September 1988 (1988-09-17)
Gonzo tries to make himself attractive in Piggy's eyes.
Song: Look a Little Bit Closer
5.05 "The Pig Who Would Be Queen" Hank Saroyan 24 September 1988 (1988-09-24)
The babies create a picture box fairy tale.
5.03 "Is There a Muppet in the House?" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
1 October 1988 (1988-10-01)
Rowlf's description of a scary movie makes everyone toss and turn during a stormy naptime. Things gets worse when kids start vanishing, and they believe Baby Animal found a secret passage.
Song: No One Believes in Ghosts?
5.04 "Slipping Beauty" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
8 October 1988 (1988-10-08)
The babies tell the story of Sleeping Beauty to Piggy over a walkie-talkie after Piggy gets the chicken pox.
Song: We Miss You
5.06 "Muppet Baby Boom" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
15 October 1988 (1988-10-15)
The babies prepare to look after the neighbor's Baby (it turns out to be a kitten named Baby).
Song: B-A-B-Y Baby
5.07 "Scooter By Any Other Name" J.R. Young 22 October 1988 (1988-10-22)
With Gonzo's assistance, Scooter experiments with different personalities.

Song: Look at Me Now

Guest characters: Beaker (cameo in music sequence).
5.08 "He's a Wonderful Frog" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
29 October 1988 (1988-10-29)
The babies try to convince Kermit not to leave forever while he prepares to visit Robin.
Song: He’s My Hero
5.09 "Elm Street Babies" Tony Marino 5 November 1988 (1988-11-05)
The babies reveal the strange dreams they’re having, all of which feed into each other's dreams.
Song: Sandman
5.10 "Plan Eight from Outer Space" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
12 November 1988 (1988-11-12)
Convinced that space aliens are abducting nannies, the babies set out to rescue the nannies, and ensure theirs isn’t the next one to vanish.
Song: That's What Nannies Do
5.11 "Junkyard Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
19 November 1988 (1988-11-19)
A mess in the nursery leaves Fozzie and Piggy searching for their missing possessions and Gonzo searching for Camilla.
Song: We Want Your Stuff
5.12 "The Air Conditioner at the End of the Galaxy" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
26 November 1988 (1988-11-26)
After the air conditioner breaks, the babies imagine themselves in the jungle while searching for a cool spot.
Song: Keep Your Cool
5.13 "Bug-Busting Babies" Hank Saroyan 3 December 1988 (1988-12-03)
Gonzo leads a team into Scooter’s Computer to catch the bug messing up his program.
Song: Bug Busters

Season 6 (1989)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
6.01 "This Old Nursery" J.R. Young 16 September 1989 (1989-09-16)
The babies find a time capsule in the wall and imagine what the people who used to live in the nursery might have been like. Song: Caveman Ways
6.02 "And Now a Word From Our Muppets" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
23 September 1989 (1989-09-23)
When Nanny has a garage sale, the babies create advertisements to sell her products.
Song: Come See Nanny
6.03 "Six-to-Eight Weeks" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
30 September 1989 (1989-09-30)
The babies imagine what their new playhouse will be like, while waiting for it to arrive in the mail.
Song: We've Been Waiting for You
6.04 "The Green Ranger" Mark Stratton,
Lois Becker
7 October 1989 (1989-10-07)
Kermit wonders what it takes to be a hero after his favorite cowboy show is canceled.
Song: Green Ranger
6.05 "Not Necessarily the Babies" J.R. Young 14 October 1989 (1989-10-14)
The babies learn about the news by making their own program.
Song: Can't Stop the News
6.06 "Comic Capers" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
21 October 1989 (1989-10-21)
The babies amuse themselves by wandering the comic section of the Sunday paper.

Song: We Love the Funnies

Guest appearance by Stan Lee.
6.07 "Faster Than a Speeding Weirdo" Hank Saroyan 28 October 1989 (1989-10-28)
Gonzo’s daredevil stunt may have cost Camilla her life.
Song: I’ll Be Blue for You
6.08 "Skeeter and the Wolf" Hank Saroyan 4 November 1989 (1989-11-04)
Skeeter leads a team into the attic to search for Nanny’s ‘Peter and the Wolf’ record. Song: Instrumental music from Peter and the Wolf
6.09 "Romancing the Weirdo" Jeffrey Scott 11 November 1989 (1989-11-11)
Gonzo finds a typewriter and creates a detective/adventure story.
Song: It's Fun to Write
6.10 "The New Adventures of Kermo Polo" Mark Stratton,
Lois Becker
18 November 1989 (1989-11-18)
Nanny tells the babies about the great explorers in history. Song: The Right Stuff
6.11 "Goosetown Babies" Hank Saroyan 25 November 1989 (1989-11-25)
Gonzo and Animal search the Mother Goose rhymes to see what’s wrong with them.

Song: Goosetown

Last episode to feature the 1986–1989 music in the title card.

Season 7 (1990)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
7.01 "It's Only Pretendo" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
15 September 1990 (1990-09-15)
Piggy and Gonzo go a little crazy competing for high scores in a video game.

Song: The Great Unbeatable Me
Some of the footage is taken from the video game Fantasy Zone.

First episode to use different music for the title card, and the music is now composed by Robert Irving and Hank Soryan.
7.02 "Quoth the Weirdo" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
22 September 1990 (1990-09-22)
The babies share their favorite poems with their new friend, Bean.

Song: Making a Rhyme
Guest characters: Bean Bunny.

First appearance of Bean Bunny.
7.03 "Operators are Standing By" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
29 September 1990 (1990-09-29)
Animal hangs the phone up on someone, and the others wonder who it was.

Song: It's the Bees
Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.

First appearances of Uncle Statler and Uncle Waldorf.
7.04 "Babes in Troyland" Mark Stratton,
Lois Becker
6 October 1990 (1990-10-06)
Scooter teaches the others about Greek mythology.

Song: Monster of my Dreams

The live action clip of a monster is from the X-rated film 'Flesh Gordon'.
7.05 "Puss 'n' Boots 'n' Babies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
13 October 1990 (1990-10-13)
The babies and Nanny babysit Officer Caruther's pet cat, giving the babies a chance to learn about kittens.

Song: Meow
Unlike most live-action sequences, a real cat was pasted into the cartoon world.

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.06 "Muppets of Invention" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
20 October 1990 (1990-10-20)
Statler and Waldorf encourage the babies to make inventions of their own.

Song: Nose for the Future

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.
7.07 "A Punch Line to the Tummy" Jeffrey Scott 27 October 1990 (1990-10-27)
Fozzie tries to record his jokes to hear if they’re funny or not, but all he hears are the others insulting him.

Song: Words Can Hurt

Guest appearances by John Ritter, Whoopi Goldberg and Dave Coulier.
7.08 "Muppet Babies: The Next Generation" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
3 November 1990 (1990-11-03)
The babies try to imagine what the future will be like, and end up performing parodies of multiple space programs.

Song: The Future is Counting on You This is a parody of Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.09 "Buckskin Babies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
10 November 1990 (1990-11-10)
The babies imagine themselves as folk heroes of the old west.

Song: We're Pals

Guest characters: Bean Bunny (fantasy sequence only).
7.10 "Sing a Song of Superheroes" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
17 November 1990 (1990-11-17)
Nanny's water is shut off and the babies go in search of it while performing superhero operatic numbers in exaggerated garb.

Song: Various parodies of opera numbers.
Last episode to air in syndication.

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.11 "Gonzee's Playhouse Channel" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
24 November 1990 (1990-11-24)
The babies start their own TV Channel with parodies of Sesame Street, Winnie-the-Pooh, etc.

Song: Numbers Make my Day

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.12 "Kermit Pan" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
1 December 1990 (1990-12-01)
The babies recreate a whacked-out approximate version of Peter Pan for Bean Bunny's benefit.

Song: Animal Gator

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.
7.13 "Whose Tale is it Anyway?" Sindy McKay,
Larry Swerdlove
8 December 1990 (1990-12-08)
Piggy becomes jealous of Bean's friend Janice, whom is able to read before all the other tots, causing a fight over who will play the role of Mother Rabbit when Janice announces she will read "Peter Rabbit. "

Song: I'm Only One Bunny Guest characters: Bean Bunny, Janice.

First and only appearance of Janice.
7.14 "At the Movies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
15 December 1990 (1990-12-15)
After Uncle Statler and Waldorf announce they will open their own movie theater, the Muppet Babies jump into their favorite movies. Johnny 5 from Short Circuit helps Scooter find a movie that fits him. Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf, Bean Bunny.
7.15 "In Search of the Bronzed Beetle" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
22 December 1990 (1990-12-22)
When Statler and Waldorf's old trunk arrives a beetle brooch goes missing, the Babies go in a fantasy search for it.

Song: Faraway Places Are Calling Me

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf, Bean Bunny.

Season 8 (1991)[edit]

Title Written by: Initial airing
8.01 "The Transcontinental Whoo-Whoo" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
14 September 1991 (1991-09-14)
The babies build a transcontinental railroad across the nursery and more.

Song: Simon Says

Guest characters: Bean Bunny, Statler and Waldorf.
8.02 "Get Me to the Perch on Time" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
21 September 1991 (1991-09-21)
An injured carrier pigeon recuperates in the nursery while the babies travel the world delivering the mail.

Song: We're Looking for Lou

Guest characters: Bean Bunny.

Last appearance of Bean Bunny.
8.03 "Bearly Alone Babies" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
28 September 1991 (1991-09-28)
While Nanny locks up in anticipation of a storm, Fozzie sets traps for a burglar. Song: We're Not Afraid
8.04 "Remote Control Cornballs" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
5 October 1991 (1991-10-05)
Bunsen and Beaker bring over their TV transducter and accidentally mix up everyone's favorite shows.

Song: Is That What's Bugging You Pearl?

Guest characters: Bunsen and Beaker.

Final appearances of Baby Bunsen and Baby Beaker.
8.05 "Nice to Have Gnome You" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
12 October 1991 (1991-10-12)
Piggy searches the labyrinth for her missing library book. Featuring clips from Jim Henson features Labyrinth and The Witches. Song: Book Bookah
8.06 "Happy Birthday Uncle Piggy" Lois Becker,
Mark Stratton
19 October 1991 (1991-10-19)
The babies try to create a perfect surprise party for Uncle Statler.

Song: It’s Hard to be as Wonderful as Me

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.
8.07 "Hats!, Hats!, Hats!" Sindy McKay 26 October 1991 (1991-10-26)
Statler and Waldorf bring hats to the Nursery.

Song: When You're Under a Hat

Guest characters: Statler and Waldorf.

Last appearances of Uncle Statler and Uncle Waldorf.
8.08 "Eight Flags Over The Nursery" Hank Saroyan,
J.R. Young
2 November 1991 (1991-11-02)
A new amusement park will open in five years, and, deciding not to wait that long, the babies imagine their own wacky amusement park.

Song: Baby Land

This is the series finale.

NOTE: This episode contained episodes from the "Kermit the Frog: Private Eye" segment and the animated "Pigs In Space" segment from the "Space Cowboys" episode of Jim Henson's Little Muppet Monsters.

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