Pearly Shells
002 Pearly Shells
Season 1, Episode 2
Vital statistics
Air date United Kingdom: 16 April, 2003
United States: January 20, 2004
Australia: March 2, 2004
Written by Alan Dapre
Directed by Chris Bernard

Annie Gibbs Vic Finch

Episode guide
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Tone up with some Boohbah twists, and have fun hiding in a line. In Storyworld, Brother and Sister find some Shells on the seashore. Can they spot the special Shells and winkle out what’s inside?


  • This is the 1st episode with Jumbah as the warm-up leader.
  • This is the 1st episode to have Jamaica & Australia as the 2 country intro, the "Quick Boohbah Action" warm-up, and the "Hiding in a Line" dance.


3 Pearly Shells.

Somebody's coming.

It's Brother and Sister.

Nothing there.

Nothing there.

A nice, shiny pearl.

Sister hasn't got a pearl.

5 Pearly Shells.

Nothing there.

Nothing there.

Nothing there.

Nothing there.

It's a nice, shiny pearl for Sister.


 Notes Edit

  • Intro: Jamaica & Australia (UK, Namibia and France in US Versionj
  • Warm-Up: Quick Boohbah Action
  • Storypeople: Brother and Sister
  • Boohbah Dance: Hiding in a Line
  • Extra Dances: Bouncing & Lie Down and Get Up

Cast Edit

  • Emma Insley as Humbah
  • Alex Poulter as Zumbah
  • Cal Jaggers as Zing Zing Zingbah
  • Phil Hayes as Jumbah
  • Laura Pero as Jingbah
  • Manuel Bravo as Brother
  • Vee Vimolmal as Sister
  • Chris Langham as Storyworld Narrator

Gallery Edit