When a famous dance troupe comes to LA, Angel is thrilled. He drags Gunn, Fred, Cordy and Wes along for a night of ballet. Unfortunately, supernatural forces are afoot at the theater. Meanwhile, Angel is scared to admit his real feelings for Cordy. Wes & Gunn both continue to fall for Fred and she finally kisses one of them. Written by
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says on the DVD extras that he conceived this episode because he discovered that Amy Acker
(who played Fred) had taken fifteen years of ballet classes, and he wanted to work her dancing into an episode somehow. He built the plot forward from a fantasy sequence in which Wesley imagines that Fred, instead of the enchanted ballerina, is dancing the lead female role (beautifully) and the he joins her to dance the lead male role (terribly). The sequence ended up being cut, but it is viewable on the DVD. See more
Oh, yeah, yeah. I saw their production of Giselle in 1890. I cried like a baby. And I was evil!
References This Is Spinal Tap