Glee Season 4 may kick off in September, but the life of Rachel Berry will be consumed by July.
Cassandra July, that is, the strict NYADA dance instructor who viewers will meet on the September 13 premiere. Played by Kate Hudson, she's described as the anti-Will Schuester and the first extended clip from the upcoming opening episode makes it clear why.
It starts around the 1:20 mark below and it depicts Rachel's first day in her new school. How does it go for the girl who is accustomed to out-shining her classmates? See for yourself:
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