Ivy wakes up to a singer’s nightmare – she’s lost control of her higher notes, a condition commonly caused by strain. She puts on a happy face, rather than let Derek know the problem.
'Smash,' Season 1, Episode 6, 'Chemistry,': TV Recap. The workshop is a week from Sunday! And everyone is having issues. Julia, Derek and Tom are having issues - Derek is bent out of shape because there's no discernible story, linear or otherwise, and Jul more
HitFix's Alan Sepinwall reviews "Chemistry," the March 12 episode of NBC's "Smash," in which Ivy turns to performance enhancers, Karen plays a bar mitzvah and Michael pursues Julia. http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/whats-alan-watching/posts/smash-chemistry-roi more
When Smash was first announced, I was excited to see a new and original idea on television. Network television has no shortage of cop, lawyer, or doctor shows, so Smash was something fresh and intriguing. NBC's heavy promotion of the show created a nice b more
This week on Smash , the big unifying question was if everyone was okay. Sometimes, like in Ivy's case, the question was addressed quite literally, sometimes, like in Michael and Julia's case it's more of an emotional question. It's also a question one co more
The previews after last week’s episode of Smash led me to believe that Ivy Lynn would be spiraling into an anxiety induced drug binge this week. Ivy is my favorite character on Smash right now, so I’m happy that “Chemistry” didn’t actually take her do more
Eileen’s busy day gets worse when her assistant Scott calls to tell her that he’s now working for Jerry, her ex-husband. Later, Ellis comes to Eileen’s rescue when she has trouble with her computer... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Roxanne_Tellier/2012/03/ more