Smash (2012): Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Feb 06
2012

Pilot

In the pilot of Smash we are introduced to Tom Levitt and Julia Houstona song-writing duo who had planned on taking a break from the business of Broadway but, find themselves d…

2 Feb 13
2012

The Callback

Ivy and Karen jump through hoops for the brilliant but temperamental director Derek Wills as they pursue the role of a lifetime. Meanwhile, Julia and her husband Frank, are fru…

3 Feb 20
2012

Enter Mr. DiMaggio

The search begins for a Joe DiMaggio to play opposite Marilyn – but everyone’s first choice, Michael, has a secret. Karen returns to Iowa for a baby shower and must…

4 Feb 27
2012

The Cost of Art

Karen must learn to advance in the high-stakes world of Broadway, as Derek hosts a party for hot young star Lyle. Eileen tries a sly new strategy for raising funds, while Tom g…

5 Mar 05
2012

Let's Be Bad

Karen finds a new use for her acting talents as she joins Dev at a high-powered government party. The drama between Michael and Julia heats up, as Eileen and Tom’s ambiti…

6 Mar 12
2012

Chemistry

Ivy faces major vocal issues, while Julia struggles to avoid Michael. Meanwhile, Karen books a side gig at a bar mitzvah.

7 Mar 19
2012

The Workshop

Eileen, Derek and the team present ‘‘Marilyn the Musical’‘ to would-be investors. Ivy struggles to perform. Karen must make a difficult choice. Julia an…

8 Mar 26
2012

The Coup

The team deals with the workshop’s after-effects; Derek asks Karen to help him steal the show from Tom and Julia; Eileen’s daughter’s surprise visit forces he…

9 Apr 02
2012

Hell On Earth

Julia and Tom must find a title for the recently reinvigorated musical; Ivy and Karen compete for an orange juice commercial; Frank makes a discovery.

10 Apr 09
2012

Understudy

When the show’s new star gets stuck in Cuba, Derek puts Karen in as understudy; Tom and Julia celebrate their anniversary.

11 Apr 16
2012

The Movie Star

The arrival of a movie star turns ``Bombshell’‘ upside-down; Ivy and Karen try to overcome their history and unite against their new rival; Tom and Sam’s roma…

12 Apr 23
2012

Publicity

Karen finds herself seduced by the glamorous life of new BFF Rebecca Duvall — but can Rebecca be trusted? What will Karen’s ascent mean to…

13 Apr 30
2012

Tech

Ivy worries as Derek grows closer to Rebecca and Karen has to choose between Dev and the show. Ellen and Julia fight over Michael’s possible return and Sam brings Tom to…

14 May 07
2012

Previews

“Bombshell” faces its first audience just as a major crisis hits Rebecca Duvall. The team of Tom and Julia scramble to fix the show when the first preview falls sho…

15 May 14
2012

Bombshell

Tom and Julia work to save the show, while Derek makes a decision that will forever change Karen’s and Ivy’s lives; Ellis tries to save the show.

About Smash (2012)

Smash is a musical drama that celebrates the beauty and heartbreak of the Broadway theater as it follows a cross-section of dreamers and schemers who all have one common desire – to be a Smash

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