Suburgatory: Season 1

Episodes

# Air Date Title
1 Sep 28
2011

Pilot

Tessa and her father experience culture shock when they move out of New York and into a house in the suburbs.

2 Oct 05
2011

The Barbecue

Surprised Tessa realizes she is attracted to her jock suburban neighbor; George feels pressured to throw the perfect barbecue.

3 Oct 12
2011

The Chatterer

When George joins the PTA, he becomes well-liked by all the moms, which has Shelia (Ana Gasteyer) feeling threatened. Meanwhile, Tessa joins the schoo…

4 Oct 19
2011

Don't Call Me Shirley

When Shelia’s Shirley Temple doll collection is stolen, Tessa can’t help but be amused, until she faces the consequences. Meanwhile, afraid of being burglarized, Da…

5 Oct 26
2011

Halloween

Tessa channels her inner “suburban girl” for a Halloween costume, but it ends up spooking her friends and everyone at school since she reminds them of a recently &#…

6 Nov 02
2011

Charity Case

Irritated by all the cafeteria waste at school, Tessa motivates the student body to get involved with giving back. Unfortunately their charity of choice involves helping reside…

7 Nov 16
2011

Sweet Sixteen

When Tessa tells Dallas that she wants a simple get together for her sixteenth birthday, Dallas convinces her to let Dalia plan the ultimate birthday extravaganza at the countr…

8 Nov 23
2011

Thanksgiving

Depressed that she has to spend Thanksgiving in the suburbs, Tessa convinces Dallas to take her to the city for a girls’ day out. During their fun day, they run across Ge…

9 Dec 07
2011

The Nutcracker

When Tessa overhears George break up with his girlfriend, Zoe, on Skype, she blames herself for his failed relationship and decides that she’s going to get them back toge…

10 Jan 04
2012

Driving Miss Dalia

When Tessa gets her driver’s license, Dalia hires her to drive her around to stalk her crush, Scott Strauss. As a result Tessa realizes that she and Scott might have feel…

11 Jan 11
2012

Out in the Burbs

When Tessa is asked to show new guy Josh Sherman around school, she becomes convinced that he’s gay, when in fact he’s an undercover narcotics officer. Lisa becomes…

12 Jan 18
2012

The Casino Trip

When George wins an all expenses paid trip to Atlantic City, he enlists Noah, Fred, Tom and Alex, and it turns into a getaway with the guys. During their trip they run into Ste…

13 Feb 08
2012

Sex and the Suburbs

Tessa enjoys rubbing it in Dalia’s face that Scott Strause chose her over Dalia. However the closer Tessa gets to Scott, the more nervous George becomes. When George disc…

14 Feb 15
2012

The Body

When Tessa realizes that she’s failing gym class, she decides to run for student body president in hopes of changing Chatswin High’s obsession with sports. During t…

15 Feb 22
2012

Fire with Fire

When Jill turns to the newly single Dallas for inspiration and support, her marriage to Noah goes on the rocks. Meanwhile Dallas begins spending a lot of time with her hot youn…

16 Feb 29
2012

Poetic Injustice

When Fred and Sheila strike up a croquet match with Dallas and George, Fred misreads Sheila’s interest in George. Fred tells George that Sheila is fantasizing about him a…

17 Mar 14
2012

Independence Day

When George picks Tessa up late from school she decides to get a job working for Dallas in order to buy her own wheels. Meanwhile Dallas invites her sorority sisters to stay wi…

18 Apr 11
2012

Down Time

When Dallas’s divorce is finalized, George becomes concerned and includes her in a shopping trip with Noah to buy a new mattress. Meanwhile Dalia makes a breakthrough in…

19 Apr 18
2012

Entering Eden

George begins dating Eden (Alicia Silverstone), a woman he met at the town’s farmer’s market. Tessa helps Dalia find her missing dog.

20 May 02
2012

Hear No Evil

As George and Eden’s relationship gets serious, he decides to introduce her to Tessa, who is preoccupied with her job at Crystal Cup of Crystals. Meanwhile, George and No…

21 May 09
2012

The Great Compromise

While Tessa tries to adjust to living with Eden, George takes issue with Eden’s parenting; Lisa and Malik consider which camp they should attend.

22 May 16
2012

The Motherload

Tessa feels a void as Chatswin celebrates mothers; Dalia goes to Israel without Dallas; Eden reacts to a baby shower’s theme.

About Suburgatory

Single father George only wants the best for his 16-year-old daughter, Tessa. So when he finds a box of condoms on her nightstand, he moves them out of their apartment in New York City to a house in the suburbs. But all Tessa sees is the horror of over-manicured lawns and plastic Franken-moms. Being in the ‘burbs can be hell, but it also may just bring Tessa and George closer than they’ve ever been.

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