So come and let's play together
In the bright, sunny weather.Gullah Gullah Island
was a children's show on Nickelodeon
's Nick Jr. block in the mid 90's. The show stars a Gullah family and their tadpole friend Binyah Binyah Polliwog living on an island off the coast of South Carolina.
Tropes featured include:
- Classically Trained Extra: Not really "classically trained," but Miss Juana was played by Iris Chacon, a very popular singer and performer in Puerto Rico.
- The Danza: The better part of the cast.
- Getting Crap Past the Radar: In the episode "Armando's New Home", the kids and the adults got away with the words "stupid" and "dumb".
- Nephewism: Ron and Natalie are hosting their niece, Vanessa, while her parents are teaching in an African University.
- Parental Bonus: An episode on the theme of dancing ended with the parents appearing in vintage '70s clothes, a mirror ball dropping down from the ceiling, and the cast performing a rousing rendition of "Let's Go to the Disco."
- Pokémon Speak: Binyah Binyah Polliwog.