Sunnydale is alive with the sound of music as a mysterious force causes everyone in town to burst into full musical numbers, revealing their innermost secrets as they do. But some townsfolk are dancing so much that they simply burst into flames, and it becomes clear that maybe living in a musical isn't so great after all. Written by
Did You Know?
This episode was voted #1 in TV Guide's viewer's poll for the 50 Top Musical Moments on Television from 1990-2002 in 2002. See more
Tara runs into a pole in the Bronze while she is performing her back-up dance to "Something to Sing About." While the pole is not visible in the shot, Tara bumping into something before she goes out of frame in the background is noticeable. Likewise, if you look closely, you can see actress Amber Benson
desperately trying to suppress a laugh as she straightens out her wardrobe after bumping into the pole. See more
Uh, so, did anybody... uh... last night, you know, did anybody, um... burst into song?
[Everyone is quiet for a second, before Xander calls out, relieved
We thought it was just us!
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References Anchors Aweigh
Under Your Spell/Standing (Reprise)
Written by Joss Whedon
Performed by Amber Benson
and Anthony Head
(as Anthony Stewart Head) See more