The Little Witch
Season 1, Episode 11
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Air date May 31st, 2013
Production Code 111
Written by Erica Rothschild
Craig Gerber
Directed by Jamie Mitchell
Larry Leichliter
Sam Riegel
Songs in this Episode Good Little Witch
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"The Little Witch" is the eleventh episode of the Disney Junior animated series, Sofia the First. It premiered on May 31, 2013.


Sofia meets a lonely young witch named Lucinda in the village who is hexing the village children. Sofia attempts to correct Lucinda's behaviour so she can be invited to a birthday party for Sofia's friend Jade.


Sofia, Ruby, and Jade are making preparations for Jade's birthday party when a witch, who's hiding in the bushes, begins hexing them. Sofia learns from Jade that the witch's name is Lucinda, and Lucinda goes on to hex Jade's garden, flower, and the decorations before leaving. Jade tells Sofia that Lucinda came to the village a few months after she went to live at the castle, and Ruby adds that she's always playing tricks on everyone. Because there are now bees flying around since the lanterns were turned into beehives, Sofia suggests the party be held indoors and, with that settled, the three girls go out into town to hand out the party invitations.

Unfortunately, they run into Lucinda again and she starts hexing everyone. Sofia decides to go talk with her, despite her friends' fear that she will be hexed. Sofia stumbles upon Lucinda sitting alone on a staircase, looking sadly at one of the invitations and saying that she never gets invited to parties. When Sofia approaches her, she goes back to being snarky and when Sofia says it's not nice, Lucinda says that's the point. She then reveals that she doesn't have friends and claims to not want any, but Sofia correctly guesses that since she wants to be invited to Jade's party she does want friends. Lucinda threatens to hex her if she doesn't leave her alone, but Sofia stands her ground and shows no fear, even after Lucinda carries out her threat. Seeing she can't fool the Princess, Lucinda admits that Sofia is right and tells her that she can't help being mean since she comes from a long line of witches and all they do is hex others so they have a hard time getting along with regular people. Sofia tells her how she became a Princess overnight and how it took practice and a little help learning how to be a Princess. She offers to help Lucinda make friends and says the first step is to apologize to everyone but Lucinda struggles to say "I'm sorry." Ruby and Jade are still handing out invitations when Sofia and Lucinda come over. The two of them panic when they see Lucinda, but Sofia tells them it's okay. Lucinda manages to apologize to Jade, but Jade does not accept it. Sofia thinks Lucinda is being sincere, and as such, thinks Lucinda should be invited to the party. Jade absolutely refuses to do this. Jade believes Lucinda is planning a much meaner trick later on and angrily tells Lucinda that she'll never invite her. An angry Lucinda casts a hex that makes a rain cloud appear over her. Sofia scolds her and Lucinda makes the rain cloud go away and conjures a breeze that dries Jade off. Jade still refuses to invite Lucinda and tells Ruby she plans to build a witch trap to keep her from ruining her party.

Lucinda tells Sofia she'll never make any friends and Sofia tells her it's just gonna take more than one apology. Lucinda decides to go back to being mean since it's easier for her and takes off on her broom, which Sofia grabs onto. Sofia slips off and Lucinda saves her by conjuring up a pillow for her to land on. A grateful Sofia suggests that Lucinda show the other kids that she's sorry by undoing all her hexes. The other kids run away when they see Lucinda until she and Sofia assure them she's there to undo all her hexes. Nobody believes her until she does undo the hexes. Ruby tells Lucinda that she'd invite her to Jade's party, but that it's up to Jade. Since the party isn't till later, Sofia tells her there's still time to patch things up with Jade. Lucinda thanks Sofia for helping her and convince her to ride to Jade's house on her broom.

They arrive at Jade's house and Lucinda unhexes the garden. Meanwhile inside the house, Ruby and Jade are getting the house ready for the party when they hear laughter outside. When they see Lucinda, Jade immedately assumes that Lucinda came to ruin her party and sets a trap for her. However, Sofia comes in first and gets caught in the trap. The trap ruins the cake and all the decorations when it goes off. Jade blames Lucinda for this and yells at her to go away, causing Lucinda to run off in tears. Sofia tells Jade off and explains that Lucinda came to fix her garden. Jade, now feeling guilty and remorseful, goes after Lucinda. Upon finding her, she apologizes to her and invites her to the party. Now that amends have been made, Lucinda uses her magic to fix the party up better than ever and she makes lots of friends.



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Episode List
Season One: Just One of the Princes | The Big Sleepover | Let the Good Times Troll | Cedric's Apprentice | A Royal Mess | The Shy Princess | Blue Ribbon Bunny | The Princess Test | Baileywick's Day Off | Tri-Kingdom Picnic |The Little Witch | Two to Tangu | Finding Clover | The Amulet of Avalor | The Buttercups | Make Way for Miss Nettle · The Amulet and the Anthem | Tea for Too Many | Princess Butterfly | Great Aunt-Venture | The Baker King | Holiday in Enchancia | The Enchanted Feast
Season Two: Two Princesses and a Baby | The Enchanted Feast | The Flying Crown | Mom's the Word | The Silent Knight | Enchanted Science Fair | King for a Day | When You Wish Upon a Well | Gizmo Gwen | Sofia the Second | Mystic Meadows | Princesses to the Rescue! | Ghostly Gala | The Emerald Key | Scrambled Pets | The Princess Stays in the Picture | Baileywhoops | Winter's Gift | The Leafsong Festival | Substitute Cedric | Clover Time | In a Tizzy | A Tale of Two Teams | The Littlest Princess | Buttercup Amber | Carol of the Arrow | Sidekick Clio
Season Three: Cool Hand Fluke | Minimus is Missing | Cedric Be Good | Princess Adventure Club | Minding the Manor | The Secret Library | New Genie on the Block | The Fliegel has Landed | The Princess Ballet | All the Sprite Moves | Sofia in Elvenmoor | Stormy Lani | Lord of the Rink | The Secret Library: Olaf and the Tale of Miss Nettle | Gone with the Wand | Bad Little Dragon | Bunny Swap | Her Royal Spyness | Dad's and Daughter's Day | The Secret Library: The Tale of the Noble Knight | The Bamboo Kite | Beauty is the Beast | Cauldronation Day | Camp Wilderwood | Royal Vacation | Hexley Hall | The Princess Prodigy | One for the Books
Season Four: Day of the Sorcerers | The Secret Library: Tale of the Eternal Torch | The Crown of Blossoms | Pin the Blame on the Genie | The Mystic Isles: The Princess and the Protector | The Royal Dragon | The Mystic Isles: The Mare of the Mist | Through the Looking Back Glass | Princess Jade | Ivy's True Colors | Too Cute to Spook | Pirated Away | The Mystic Isles: The Falcon's Eye | The Mystic Isles: The Great Pretender | The Mystic Isles: A Very Mystic Wassalia | The Birthday Wish | In Cedric We Trust | The Mystic Isles: A Hero for the Hoodwinks | The Mystic Isles: Undercover Fairies | A Royal Wedding | The Royal School Fair | The Lost Pyramid | Return to Merroway Cove | The Elf Situation
Specials: Sofia the First: Once Upon a Princess | Sofia the First: The Floating Palace | Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy | Elena and the Secret of Avalor | Sofia the First: The Mystic Isles | Sofia the First: Forever Royal