|Bear's Birthday Bash|
|Season 1, Episode 35|
|Air date||October 10, 1997|
|Written by||P. Kevin Strader|
Andy Yerkes (and Co-Producers)
Lindsey Aikens (Script Supervisor)
|Directed by||Mitchell Kriegman (and Created by and Executive Producer)|
Dean Gordon and Anne Louise Wallace (Associate Directors)
Matty Randazzo (Video, Intern and Technical Team Member)
Keith Conod, Jack Cooke and Jim Washburn (Members of the Utilities, Interns and Technical Team)
|Oops, My Mistake||A Plant Grows in Bear's House|
Bear's Birthday Bash is the 35th episode of the first season, 35th episode overall.
Plot[edit | edit source]
It's Bear's Birthday. He goes to check the mail and finds a nice card from his friend Ursa. He then settles in to enjoy a relaxing day. He wants to do nothing at all, but the kids of The Big Blue House have others ideas. When they find out about Bear's plans, they talk about just what they can do to show Bear how much they appreciate him. Ojo decides that they should Give him a surprise party. With our help, they work hard to put together the party, while making sure the surprise isn't spoiled. In the Shadow Segment, Shadow even helps out, first by distracting Bear and then telling him a story "Monday's Child" featuring the children of the week.
Songs[edit | edit source]
- What's in the Mail, Today? (song) shortened version (Music and Lyrics by Dave Kinnoin and Peter Lurye)
- The Bear Cha-Cha-Cha shortened version (Music and Lyrics by Peter Lurye)
- Everybody in the Tub (Music and Lyrics by Brian Woodbury)
- Where Oh Where Oh Where Is Shadow? (Music and Lyrics by Tyler Bunch)
- Monday's Child (Music and Lyrics by Tyler Bunch & Peter Lurye)
- Happy, Happy Birthday (Music and Lyrics by David Yazbek)
- The Goodbye Song (Music and Lyrics by Peter Lurye)
- Music Score by Julian Harris, Peter Lurye and Rob Curto
Shadow's Appearance[edit | edit source]
Production Code[edit | edit source]
Notes[edit | edit source]
- In the closing credits, "Happy, Happy Birthday" appears by that title, it was listed in the closing credits of "Mouse Party".
- In this theme, there are four balloons in all 4 yellow letters.
- Ojo sings her special song to look for Shadow instead of Bear.
- Bear's Foyer Window is now new after previous episodes and the first one from Good Times.