"The Rocky Horror Glee Show" is the fifth episode of the second season of the American television series Glee, and the twenty-seventh episode overall. The episode will be directed by Adam Shankman, and is scheduled to premiere on the Fox network on October 26, 2010. It will see the glee club pay tribute to the 1973 musical The Rocky Horror Show, with elements of its 1975 film adaptation The Rocky Horror Picture Show, by staging it as the school's yearly musical. The episode will be accompanied by an extended play, Glee: The Music, The Rocky Horror Glee Show, due for release on October 19, 2010.
I love Glee but I didn't enjoy this episode as much as usual. The story was all over the place. One minute they were putting it on, the next minute the show was "too adult." Why? Well the shortness of one kid's costume was pointed out as a problem. Um, why not make it longer? When they finally put on the show for themselves is was very tame, and not doing it for an audience made no sense. The episode demanded that viewers know Rocky Horror pretty well. I did think that Sue's … more