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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


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