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Glee: The Purple Piano Project

Its fall and that means back to school for the students and faculty at McKinley High. The New Directions clan returns after a devastating loss at Nationals, so Mr. Schuester assigns a project to get them back on track. Meanwhile, Sue Sylvester starts her congressional campaign.

Source: FOX

Episode Info

Episode number: 3x1
Airdate: Tuesday September 20th, 2011

Director: Eric Stoltz

Alternate Airdates:

UK (sky 1) Sep 22, 2011
NL (RTL 5) Dec 06, 2011

  • Currently 6.9/10
6.9/10 (7 Votes cast)


Guest Stars
Ashley Fink
As Lauren Zizes
Bill A. Jones
As Rod Remington
Dot Jones
As Coach Beiste
Earlene Davis
As Andrea Carmichael
Iqbal Theba
As Principle Figgins
Josh Sussman
As Jacob Ben Israel
Lamarcus Tinker
As Marcus
Lauren Potter (2)
As Becky Jackson
Vanessa Lengies
As Sugar Motta
Main Cast
Matthew Morrison
As Will Schuester
Jane Lynch
As Sue Sylvester
Lea Michele
As Rachel Berry
Chris Colfer
As Kurt Hummel
Jenna Ushkowitz
As Tina Cohen-Chang
Kevin McHale
As Artie Abrams
Naya Rivera
As Santana Lopez
Harry Shum, Jr.
As Mike Chang
Heather Morris
As Brittany Pierce
Cory Monteith
As Finn Hudson
Mark Salling
As Noah 'Puck' Puckerman
Amber Riley
As Mercedes Jones
Jayma Mays
As Emma Pillsbury
Dianna Agron
As Quinn Fabray


The episode begins with Jacob interviewing the students about their future plans. Finn isn’t sure about what he will be doing, while Rachael and Kurt have definite plans. Mercedes is dating a football player and Sam’s father has got a job out of town. Finn feels that he doesn’t know what he wants to do; he is felling slightly lost. Finn gets slushied. Next, Will tells New Directions that he is going to push them hard this year. He feels that it is his mistake that they didn’t win the finals. But it appears that they were the laughing stock at the Nationals thanks to Rachael’s and Finn’s kiss. They tell the class that they have apologized for their act. Will tells them that they need to recruit new people as three of them have left the choir. ..

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