Optimistic high school teacher Will Schuester tries to refuel his own passion while reinventing McKinley High's Glee Club and challenging a group of outcasts to realize their star potential. Going up against McKinley's cruel high school caste system and facing harsh criticism from everyone around him, Will is determined to prove them all wrong. Written by
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On My Own
Music by Claude-Michel Schönberg
Original French Lyrics by Alain Boublil
English lyrics by John Caird
, Herbert Kretzmer
, Jean-Marc Natel
, and Trevor Nunn
Performed by Lea Michele See more