PR: New SpongeBob Episodes on YTV Beginning in April
EVERYONE’S FAVOURITE SEA SPONGE RESURFACES WITH NEW EPISODES WEDNESDAY NIGHTS BEGINNING THIS APRIL
(March 28, 2007 – Toronto , Canada ) The silence from Bikini Bottom is broken! This April, YTV is bringing viewers new tales about our porous yellow pal from the sea – SpongeBob! If nautical nonsense is something you wish, tune in to watch exclusive new episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m. ET/PT for four weeks straight beginning April 11.
Plus, join the briny cast of SpongeBob SquarePants online as YTV.com features clips of these exclusive new episodes before each Wednesday night airing.
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: SQUIDTASTIC VOYAGE/THAT’S NO LADY
In Squidtastic Voyage SpongeBob and Patrick end up in the driver’s seat of Sandy ‘s microscopic sub. A misunderstanding over a vacation getaway advertisement causes Patrick to think he should get out of town in That’s No Lady, Wednesday, April 11 at 5:30 p.m.
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: THE THING/HOCUS POCUS
Covered in mud, leaves and branches and virtually unrecognizable, the residents of Bikini Bottom think Squidward is a monster in The Thing. SpongeBob tries to impress Squidward with his newfound magical abilities in Hocus Pocus, Wednesday, April 18 at 5:30 p.m.
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: DRIVEN TO TEARS/RULE OF THE DUMB
When Patrick sticks up for his buddy at the DMV, things don’t go exactly the way he would have thought in Driven to Tears. In Rule of the Dumb a royal genealogy document reveals Patrick is next in line to receive a kingly title, Wednesday, April 25 at 5:30 p.m.
SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS: THE PINK PURLOINER/SQUID WOOD
In The Pink Purloiner SpongeBob thinks Patrick has stolen his jellyfish net. In Squid Wood SpongeBob decides that since he can’t hang with the real Squidward, he’ll make his own – so he builds a ventriloquist dummy modeled after his favourite neighbour, Wednesday, May 2 at 5:30 p.m.
Attention all SpongeBob fans! Tune in to watch episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants weekdays at 5:30 p.m. and Sundays at 10 a.m. ET/PT.
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