Glee: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 May 19
2009

Pilot

Will Schuester an optimistic high school teacher, tries to reinvent the McKinley High School’s glee club, while reinventing himself. He challenges a group of outcasts to…

2 Sep 09
2009

Showmance

The Glee Club performs for the school for the first time. Meanwhile, when Quinn sees that Rachel has feelings for Finn, she goes to any length to keep him. Later, Mr. Schuester…

3 Sep 16
2009

Acafellas

Will forms an a capella group and spends more time with them than he does with New Directions after he is asked to perform at the PTA meeting with som…

4 Sep 23
2009

Preggers

Kurt joins the football team just to impress his father. Finn and Quinn’s relationship gets a shocking development.

5 Sep 30
2009

The Rhodes Not Taken

A new face stirs things up for New Directions when April Rhodes (guest star Kristin Chenoweth) lends her voice to the show.

6 Oct 07
2009

Vitamin D

Will decides to give New Directions some competition between them by having the boys go against the girls. Terri becomes the school nurse to check on Will.

7 Oct 14
2009

Throwdown

Sue’s new job as Glee co-chair gives her new opportunities to break up the club as she introduces a tough competition to the group.

8 Oct 21
2009

Mash-Up

Inspired by the students, Will composes a mash-up for a very special occasion. Meanwhile, in a shocking reversal of roles, McKinley High’s cool kids are dethroned in an &…

9 Nov 11
2009

Wheels

Will encourages the Glee Club to support Artie, and asks each of them to perform in a wheelchair. Meanwhile, Kurt and Rachel compete for a big solo.

10 Nov 18
2009

Ballad

Mr. Schuester has the Glee Club split up into pairs to sing their favorite ballad, but when one kid gets sick, he’s forced to step in and winds up in a sticky situation. Meanwh…

11 Nov 25
2009

Hairography

Eve guest-stars as a rival glee club’s instructor. The Glee Club checks out their hair-raising competition, and Kurt gives Rachel a makeover.

12 Dec 02
2009

Mattress

When the Glee Club is left out of the yearbook because of budget cuts, everyone seems to be relieved that they won’t have to suffer the ridicule of years past. Everyone except…

13 Dec 09
2009

Sectionals

Sectionals is finally here for the Glee Club, but when Quinn’s secret unravels, the club may not be able to recover in time to compete. Meanwhile, Sue’s scheming hits an all-ti…

14 Apr 13
2010

Hell-O

Fresh off their monumental win at Sectionals, New Directions is on top of the world. With an extra spring in their step, they get to work on new numbers for Regionals. But when…

15 Apr 20
2010

The Power of Madonna

Mr. Schuester is concerned that the girls in the glee club are being disrespected and bullied by the guys. Looking to Madonna and her musical message of equality as inspiration…

16 Apr 27
2010

Home

When Kurt sets his dad, Burt, up with an unexpected partner his plan for a nuclear family may backfire. Sue demands that the Cheerios! go on a crazy diet in preparation for a b…

17 May 04
2010

Bad Reputation

Mr. Schuester starts an investigation when a salacious list about members of the glee club circulates the halls of McKinley High. Meanwhile, Sue is mortified when a video of he…

18 May 11
2010

Laryngitis

When a sore throat affects Rachel’s singing voice, she goes into panic mode. Meanwhile, Kurt tries to change his persona to impress his father, and Puck makes a strategic…

19 May 18
2010

Dream On

Mr. Schuester’s former high school nemesis, Bryan Ryan, causes trouble for the glee club. Meanwhile, Rachel struggles with a life-long personal issue, and Artie’s dreams take h…

20 May 25
2010

Theatricality

Rachel confronts her mother, while Tina faces an identity crisis. New Directions were given a task to sing Lady GaGa songs.

21 Jun 01
2010

Funk

The glee club gets some news that’s sure to rattle a few nerves. Meanwhile, Quinn connects with her “funky” side with a little help from Mercedes, and Will gets revenge on Sue.…

22 Jun 08
2010

Journey to Regionals

Quinn is getting more anxious by the minute as she expects the baby, plus, Regionals is finally here, but will the Glee Club be able to triumph over Sue Sylvester’s plots…

About Glee

In the face of much criticism, an optimistic high school teacher challenges a group of outcasts to realize their potential in the school’s glee club.

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