Season 5 Episodes

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The Untitled Rachel Berry Project

Season 5, Episode 20 - Air Date: 5/13/2014
From FOX: "In the season 5 finale, Rachel meets a famous television writer (guest star Kristen Schaal), whose eccentric personality catches Rachel off guard.
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Old Dog, New Tricks

Season 5, Episode 19 - Air Date: 5/6/2014
From FOX: "In an episode written by series star Chris Colfer, Rachel attempts to salvage her reputation among Broadway gossipers, by hiring Santana as her publicist and creating a charity for rescue animals.
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The Back-Up Plan

Season 5, Episode 18 - Air Date: 4/29/2014
From FOX: "Rachel jeopardizes her "Funny Girl" lead when she auditions for a television pilot. Meanwhile, Mercedes (guest star Amber Riley) tries to help get Santana in on her recording deal, and Blaine befriends an older, rich socialite (guest star Shirley MacLaine).
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Opening Night

Season 5, Episode 17 - Air Date: 4/22/2014
From FOX: "The night has finally arrived for Rachel's (Lea Michele) Broadway debut in "Funny Girl," and she has very special guests in town to support her career-defining moment.
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Season 5, Episode 16 - Air Date: 4/15/2014
From FOX: "When the boys get tested for STDs, Artie tests positive for a disease and he's forced to tell his sexual partners.
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Season 5, Episode 15 - Air Date: 4/8/2014
From FOX: "Rachel takes the next step in committing to her role in "Funny Girl." Meanwhile, Kurt is the victim of an attack because of his sexual preference.
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New New York

Season 5, Episode 14 - Air Date: 4/1/2014
From FOX: "A few months after the end of the glee club, New Directions alumni are adjusting to their new lives in the Big Apple: Blaine and Sam have moved in with Kurt, while Artie experiences difficulties navigating the mean streets of Manhattan.
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New Directions

Season 5, Episode 13 - Air Date: 3/25/2014
From FOX: "As the fate of the glee club becomes a reality, April (guest star Kristin Chenoweth) and Holly (guest star Gwyneth Paltrow) plot a plan to save New Directions.
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Season 5, Episode 12 - Air Date: 3/18/2014
From FOX: "Current and past members of New Directions reunite for one final assignment - to reinvent their favorite performances.
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City of Angels

Season 5, Episode 11 - Air Date: 3/11/2014
From FOX: "The members of New Directions travel to sunny Los Angeles to compete in Nationals, and bring with them two very special guests.
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Season 5, Episode 10 - Air Date: 3/4/2014
From FOX: "As graduation approaches, Tina, Blaine and Sam band together to hold a senior "lock-in" at school, hoping to savor their last chance at hanging out together.
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Season 5, Episode 9 - Air Date: 2/25/2014
From FOX: "Santana (Naya Rivera) auditions and snags the role of Rachel's (Lea Michele) understudy in "Funny Girl," causing a feud between the roommates.
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Previously Unaired Christmas

Season 5, Episode 8 - Air Date: 12/5/2013
From FOX: "Sue Sylvester introduces the episode as a Christmas special that FOX did not allow to air from last year.
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Puppet Master

Season 5, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/28/2013
From FOX: "Blaine believes he has the best plan to win Nationals, but he doesn't take the glee club's criticism too well when the students accuse him of being too controlling.
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Movin' Out

Season 5, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/21/2013
From FOX: "The New Directions pay homage to the Piano Man: Billy Joel. As graduation approaches, the seniors make plans for their futures beyond the halls of McKinley.
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The End of Twerk

Season 5, Episode 5 - Air Date: 11/14/2013
From FOX: "The glee club learns the dance of the hour: twerking. Meanwhile, Marley discovers Jake's relationship with Bree and Rachel (Lea Michele) tries to convince Kurt they both should get tattoos.
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A Katy or a Gaga

Season 5, Episode 4 - Air Date: 11/7/2013
From FOX: "The members of New Directions tackle their assignment of getting out of their comfort zones and determining whether they're more like "Katy" (Perry) or (Lady) "Gaga.
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The Quarterback

Season 5, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/10/2013
From FOX: "The McKinley High family, present and past, join together to remember and celebrate the life of Finn Hudson.
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Tina in the Sky with Diamonds

Season 5, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/3/2013
From FOX: "As Beatlemania continues at McKinley, it's time for the students to vote for prom queen and king.
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Love, Love, Love

Season 5, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/26/2013
From FOX: "The members of New Directions are back in action and take on their biggest assignment yet: the Beatles!