Ally McBeal

Season 3 Episode 21

Ally McBeal: The Musical, Almost

Aired Unknown May 22, 2000 on FOX



  • Trivia

    • During the song that Nelle was singing, she sang that when she was 9 years old, her father left her. However, a year-and-a-half ago, she told John that her father left at the age of six.

  • Quotes

  • Notes

    • This episode marks the final appearance of Courtney Thorne-Smith (Georgia Thomas) as a series regular.

      She would return in the Season 4 episode "Girls' Night Out" and for the series finale "Bygones".

    • Bill D´Elia was nominated for an Emmy in the category of Outstanding Directing for a Comedy Series, for his work on this episode.

    • The opening show title changes to Ally McBeal: The Musical, only for this special episode.

    • Featured Music:
      "Falling in Love" by Vonda Shepard
      "Searchin' My Soul" by the entire cast of ALLY McBEAL
      "The Blues" by Vonda Shepard, Lisa Nicole Carson, Peter MacNicol & Portia DeRossi
      "I Will Survive" by Gloria Gaynor
      "Relax, Enjoy Yourself" performed by a waiter, Tim Dutton, James Naughton & Jill Clayburgh
      "Johnny the Fat Boy" by Peter MacNicol
      "Can't Keep a Good Man Down" by Jane Krakowski, Greg Germann, Tim Dutton & Peter MacNicol
      "Lida Rose" by Calista Flockhart, Tim Dutton, Amy Castle & James Naughton
      "I Want You to Hurt Like I Do" by Vonda Shepard
      "Take Me Back" by Jane Krakowski, Lisa Nicole Carson & Courtney Thorne Smith
      "Hanky Panky" by Alicia Witt
      "Forever" by Vonda Shepard
      "There's A Party At My House" by Lisa Nicole Carson, Alicia Witt & Randy Newman
      "Real Emotional Girl" by James Naughton

  • Allusions