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The Princess and The Kate
The Princess and The Kate
Airdate January 8, 2016
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Season 2
Episode 8
Written by Valerie Walsh Valdes
Directed by Elizabeth Kwon
Enrico Vilbar Santana
Previous Dora's Rainforest Reunion
Next Gymnastics Tournament of Light

The Princess and The Kate is the 8th episode of Dora and Friends: Into the City! from Season 2.

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Kate and a look-alike princess trade places for a day so Pablo and Dora can help the princess show her flying machine at the invention fair after Kate meets the princess who looks like her.

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  • This episode is a reference to the Mark Twain novel "The Prince and The Pauper", with Princess Maribel portraying the upper-class prince and Kate portraying the lower-class pauper, who switch places for a while.
  • Boots, Map, Swiper, and the Fiesta Trio do not appear in this episode.

Dora and Friends Season 2
Kate's Book | Return to the Rainforest | The Ballerina and the Troll Prince | Community Garden | Coconut Cumpleaños | Kite Day | Dora's Rainforest Reunion (Return to Rainbow Rock | A Swiper Emergency | Magical Night Circus) | The Princess and The Kate | Gymnastics Tournament of Light | Soccer Chef | Emma's Violin | Kate Gives Puppets a Hand | For the Birds | The Lost Necklace | Kate and Quackers | A Sockin' Good Party | Alana's Food Truck | Shivers the Snowman | The Bridge to Caballee