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"The Theater and Its Double" is the seventh episode of the second season of Euphoria, and the seventeenth episode of the series overall. It was released on February 20, 2022 on HBO and HBO Max.[1]


Art imitates life as the East Highland crew watches their complicated dynamics reflected in Lexi's long-awaited play. Meanwhile, Fezco gets ready to attend.


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Guest Starring



Directed By

Written By

  • Sam Levinson

Created By

  • Sam Levinson

Executive Producers



Director of Photography

Production Designer

Edited By

Music Composed By

Casting By

NY Casting By

Choreography By

Unit Production Manager

  • Will Greenfield

First Assistant Directors

Second Assistant Directors

Costume Designer

Associate Producer

Music Supervisor

Sound Designer



  • The title of this episode is a reference to the Antonin Artaud book of the same name from 1938.
  • This is the only episode in the series (so far) that has a character who isn't Rue narrate. Lexi narrates this episode as viewers get a look into her view.


Song Artist Album Scene
Amore mio aiutami - Version 2 Piero Piccioni Amore mio aiutami (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Overture flower picture; Lexi's play starts.
Minuet in A major, D. 334 Gerhard Oppitz Schubert: Piano Works, Vol. 8 Everyone talks at the funeral.
Rêverie, L. 68: Reverie Claude Debussy, Jean-Yves Thibaudet Debussy: Classical Study & Focus Lexi reads a poem to Rue.
Love Will Keep Us Together Captain & Tennille Love Will Keep Us Together Intro to all the characters in Lexi's play.
Uno che grida amore - Colonna sonora del film "Metti una sera a cena" Ennio Morricone Cinevox Best B-sides (Top 100 Tracks from the Label's 45rpms) Lexi and Fez talk on the phone.
Luna, amore e no Piero Piccioni Amore mio aiutami (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) In the play, Lexi talks about after high school how beautiful she will be.
The Word Hurricane Air The Virgin Suicides (Original Motion Picture Score) Lexi talks about having a good body in the play; Maddy and Kat watch Cassie and Nate walk down the hall.
Vivre Pour Vivre Francis Lai Le Cinéma De Francis Lai Lexi narrates in the play about falling in love.
Count My Blessings Fleacoo Count My Blessings Lexi watches Rue and Fez talk in the store.
E' vero ogni mondo è felice Piero Piccioni Scacco alla regina (Original soundtrack from "Scacco alla regina") Lexi and Rue talk on the roof.
Ti prego amami - Film Version Ennio Morricone Metti una sera a cena (Gold Tracks) Maddy opens Samantha's gift.
More - Remastered 2004 Bobby Darin The Legendary Bobby Darin Lexi dances with her father.
Spartacus - Love Theme Alex North Movie Memories - Music From the Greatest Films Lexi reminisces on love; Nate and Cassie dance and kiss; In the play, Jade convinces Lexi to smoke.
Oops (Oh My) [feat. Missy Elliott] Missy Elliott, Tweet Southern Hummingbird Hallie, Marta and the cheerleaders do a routine onstage.
Surrender Armando Trovajoli Commissario Pepe - Police Chief Pepe - Le fouineur (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Cassie is crying in the bathroom; Kat dances; Cassie and Nate kiss.
Holding Out for a Hero - From "Footloose" Soundtrack Bonnie Tyler Secret Dreams and Forbidden Fire In the play, Jake weight lifts and lip syncs while stretching.
Cannibal Holocaust (Main Theme) Riz Ortolani Cannibal Holocaust Cassie watches the end of the play.


See also: Category:Images from The Theater and Its Double