Rope and Rock
003 Rope and Rock
Season 01, Episode 03
Vital statistics
Air date United Kingdom: 18 April, 2003
United States: January 21, 2004
Australia: March 3rd, 2004
YouTube: 1 April, 2015 (As an April Fools prank on the Teletubbies Channel)
Written by Gary Winters, Gregg Whelan
Directed by Chris Bernard
Annie Gibbs
Vic Finch
Episode guide
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Swing your arms and shape up with the Boohbahs and do the Push and Pull dance. In Storyworld, Grandmamma and Grandpappa discover a rope. Can they find out what is on the other end if they pull together?


  • This is the first Boohbah episode to be written by Gary Winters & Gregg Whelan.
  • This is the first episode with Humbah as the warm-up leader.
  • This episode marks the first appearance of Little Dog Fido.
  • This is the first episode to have China & Russia as the two country intro, the "Swing Your Arms and Shape Up" warm-up, and the "Push and Pull" dance.


It's a piece of rope.

Ooh, it's Little Dog Fido.

Off he goes.

Somebody's coming.

It's Grandmamma and Grandpappa.




  • 2 Country Intro: China & Russia
  • Warm-Up: Swing Your Arms and Shape Up
  • Storypeople: Grandmamma, Grandpappa and Little Dog Fido
  • Boohbah Dance: Push and Pull


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  • Emma Insley as Humbah
  • Alex Poulter as Zumbah
  • Cal Jaggers as Zing Zing Zingbah
  • Phil Hayes as Jumbah
  • Laura Pero as Jingbah
  • Robin Stevens as Grandpappa
  • Linda Kerr-Scott as Grandmamma
  • Dash as Little Dog Fido
  • Chris Langham as Storyworld Narrator