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Katerina's Costume

Episode: 132a
Air Date: October 28, 2013
Previous Episode: 131b - Same and Different
Next Episode: 132b - Dress Up Day
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It is Dress Up Day and Daniel Tiger is at the Museum-Go-Round where there are plenty of costumes for everyone. The children try on various costumes as they encouraged by Lady Elaine Fairchilde: "Dress up any way you choose. Find a way that's right for you."

Daniel finds all of the pieces he needs to dress up like Tigey the Adventure Tiger and Katerina enjoys a variety of costumes. Miss Elaina, on the other hand, is having a hard time finding her robot costume and Lady Elaine encourages her to make one.

Daniel make-believes that he and his friends are dancing in their costumes throughout the Neighborhood of Make-Believe.

When Katerina can't decide what costume she wants to wear, Miss Elaina reminds her that she does not have to pick just one. Katerina wears parts of several costumes becoming Super Firefighter Ballerina Katerina. The three friends play music and dance in their costumes.


  • "Dress up any way you choose. Find a way that's right for you."


Appearing In This Episode

Live Action Segment

The live action segment following this episode includes children having their faces painted.



This episode is included on the DVDs Daniel Tiger's Happy Holidays and Neighborhood Friends Collection.



Episode Credits

Story by Angela C. Santomero & Becky Friedman
Written by Jennifer Hamburg
Created by Angela C. Santomero
Based on the work of Fred Rogers

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