|Psych: The Musical|
|Season Seven, Episode Fifteen/Sixteen|
|Air date:||December 15, 2013|
|Guest starring:|| Ally Sheedy|
Jimmi Simpson and Anthony Rapp
|Written by:|| Steve Franks|
and Adam Cohen
|Directed by:||Steve Franks|
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"Psych: The Musical" is a season seven episode of Psych, but it aired as a two-hour special on December 15, 2013, at 9/8c, outside of the rest of the season. The events of the episode occur before Lassie & Marlowe's wedding.
As the title suggests, it is a musical.
Shawn and Gus track down escaped playwright madman named Z (Anthony Rapp), who six years earlier was deemed criminally insane after locking a critic in a back room of the theater that he burned to the ground. Shawn and Gus are forced to consult with the one person Z confided in while in the institution, a dangerous villain from Shawn's past.
- "Santa Barbara Skies"
- "Z's Lament"
- "I've Heard It Both Ways"
- "Sleigh Bells and Songs"
- "(When You're) Making Up a Song"
- "Often It's the Opposite (Pt. 1)"
- "Often It's the Opposite (Pt. 2)"
- "I Hurt No One"
- "I've Heard It Both Ways (Reprise 1)"
- "Santa Barbara Skies (Reprise)"
- "I've Heard It Both Ways (Reprise 2)"
- "Promised Land"
- "Shawn's Breakdown"
- "Gus in the Spotlight"
- "The Surrender"
- "Jamaican Inspector"
Filming for "Psych: The Musical" began on October 2, 2012. The DVD is available for pre-order at the Psych-shop. It was released on December 17, 2013.
- Anthony Rapp is known as "Mark Cohen" from the musical "Rent".
- Barry Bostwick is known as the original "Danny Zuko" from the famed Broadway production of "Grease" (in which John Travolta played Doody) and Brad from the 1975 film of The Rocky Horror Picture Show.
- Within the timeline of the series, the episode takes place prior to the Vicellio-Lassiter wedding.
The gallery for ' 'Psych: The Musical can be found here.