This is one of the episodes where Statler and Waldorf do not have the last lines with a final comment in the closing credits because Carol Burnett tries to perform her sketch of "The Lonely Asparagus", but the show ends.
This episode won the Emmy for Best Writing for a Comedy/Variety program for the 1980/81 season.
Scooter: Hey, mister! You're in the wrong place. They're doing the vegetable soup commercial next door.
Carol: Mister?! I'll have you know I AM A LADY!!!!
(punches Scooter out of her dressing room)
Male Monster: (to a Female Monster) Hey, hey, hey! Do you know what sea monsters eat?
Female Monster: I give up.
Male Monster: Fish and ships!
English Gent: (to Zelda Rose) I put my golfing shoes on by mistake and my feet are killing me!
Zelda Rose: Oh, why?
English Gent: I put them on inside out!
Girl Muppet: (to a pirate) Why do we keep dancing around in the circles?
Pirate: Because me wooden leg be screwed to the floor.
Waldorf: (to Statler) Say, Statler, what's the first prize?
Statler: 3 weeks away from "The Muppet Show".
(They start dancing.)
This is the first time Miss Piggy is eaten by a monster (Big Mama), but the mosnter seems to regret her choice in snack item after being kicked in the stomach from the inside, another first.
During one scene in her dressing room,Carol Burnett makes a statement about Julie Andrews'episode.Carol and Julie are actually the best of friends.