The CW has released a new description for the 18th episode of Riverdale‘s fifth season, “Chapter Ninety-Four: Next to Normal” and this could be this season’s musical episode! The episode involves a fantasy Cooper family musical. Meanwhile Tabitha brings Jughead to a family dinner and Varchie make a decision about their future.
The official synopsis for “Chapter Ninety-Four: Next to Normal” reads:
“MOTHER’S DAY IN RIVERDALE — Refusing to accept what’s going on around her, Alice (Mädchen Amick) creates an imaginary musical fantasy world in which the Coopers are one big happy family again. But as her mother continues to spiral, Betty (Lili Reinhart) does her best to pull her back to reality. Meanwhile, Tabitha (Erinn Westbrook) ropes Jughead (Cole Sprouse) into a family dinner with her parents, and Veronica (Camila Mendes) and Archie (KJ Apa) make a big decision about their future. Madelaine Petsch, Casey Cott, Vanessa Morgan, Charles Melton and Drew Ray Tanner also star. Ronald Paul Richard directed the episode written by Tessa Leigh Williams (#518). Original airdate 9/29/2021.“
This sounds like it could be the musical episode and if it is, are you excited? Comment below and watch “Chapter Ninety-Four: Next to Normal” on Wednesday, September 29 at 8 p.m. ET/7 p.m. CT on The CW, streaming free the next day on The CW app.