Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986–1991)

Open House 

Floory is discovered under the teepee while Cowboy Carl helps with the cleaning of the play house.


Guy J. Louthan (as Guy Louthan), Paul Reubens




Episode cast overview:
Kevin Carlson ... Clockey / Conky / Floory
Laurence Fishburne ... Cowboy Curtis (as Larry Fishburne)
Ric Heitzman Ric Heitzman ... Cool Cat / Mr. Window
Suzanne Kent ... Mrs. Rene
William Marshall ... King of Cartoons
George McGrath ... Fish / Globey / Flower / Pterri (as George Michael McGrath)
S. Epatha Merkerson ... Reba
Alison Mork Alison Mork ... Chairry / Chicky Baby / Flower / Magic Screen
John Paragon ... Jambi
Lynne Marie Stewart ... Miss Yvonne (as Lynne Stewart)
Vic Trevino ... Ricardo
Wayne White ... Dirty Dog / Mr. Kite / Flower
Paul Reubens ... Pee-wee Herman (as Pee-wee Herman)


Pee-wee is in the process of completely renovating the Playhouse and he has to get his friends to beg him to help him. After the Playhouse is finished, the gang has a tea party and new neighbor Mrs. Rene introduces herself. Written by Anonymous

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Family | Comedy | Musical


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As of this episode, The secret word card is printed on all uppercase letters. And from this point on for Seasons 2 and 3, The flashing Secret word font would be in all lowercase letters. (Seasons 4 and 5 will have all uppercase letters). Pee-Wee puts his secret word card into his coat pocket instead of his pants pocket. See more »


Pee-wee Herman: [as he stops the theme song] Oh, HA-HA! I totally forgot! We will be remodeling the playhouse! HA-HA!
[Winks his eye as they go the commercial break]
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Alternate Versions

The Adult Swim and DVD versions of the episode features a disclaimer about making sun tea, which is is known to harbor bacteria making it unsafe to drink. See more »


Features Philips Broadcast of 1938 (1938) See more »

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19 September 1987 (USA) See more »

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