Jerry has taken production control of "Bombshell" away from Eileen because of her legal issues, although she and the show's cast and crew are unaware that he orchestrated the publicizing of her illegalities with Ellis' help. Eileen tries to figure out a way to remain part of the production team while not kowtowing to Jerry. Regardless, there will be no show if Julia can't provide a satisfactory rewrite, her job being on the line. Julia is excited about her latest draft, which was developed with Peter's help, leading up to its official read-through, that is until Tom voices his concerns to her about Peter's possible ulterior motives. Karen is excused from the read-through, which allows her to concentrate her time on helping Jimmy and Kyle bring the first act of their musical to the Fringe Festival. They decide to do a read-through of their own with Karen's friends in attendance. What Karen does not realize until that read-through is that she has never seen or heard Kyle's text, and has...
Did You Know?
When Tom and Julia are in Jerry's office, the poster behind them is for Spring Awakening. Andy Mientus (Kyle) has starred in three productions of the show. See more
You guys didn't come out all the way to Greenpoint just to tell us that, did you?
No, I also thought maybe we should have a reading today.
A reading today?
Derek said it's the best way to hear what you have. I sent out some e-mails to see if anyone was free. A bunch of people responded, and if you're interested...
Your friends would really come here...?
People like to be a part of a new work. Plus, they've heard your music.
Yeah, now they can hear your words to go along with them. Thanks a lot,...
References The Towering Inferno
Caught In The Storm (Smash Cast Version) [Feat. Katharine McPhee]
Written by Benj Pasek
and Justin Paul
Performed by Katharine McPhee See more