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“Rarity is thrilled to be heading to Manehattan for an important fashion show and brings all of her friends along for a high-class adventure in the city she loves. But when another designer ruins Rarity’s chances at winning the competition, she turns to the rest of the Mane Six for help, not realizing that her anger and ambition are damaging her friendships.”
Entertainment Weekly is at it again and gives us a third clip of the episode! This, again, is one sans singing.
My Little Pony meets Project Runway in this week’s episode, which finds poised unicorn Rarity traveling to the big city: Manehattan, the seat of Equestria’s high society. She’s come to show her collection at a big fashion show. Unfortunately, soon after arriving, poor Rarity finds herself clashing with a mean-spirited fellow designer named Prim Hemline — a devil in Pony-rada. (Or maybe Diane von Hoofstenberg? Calvin Rein? Dolc-neigh and Gabbana?)
TVLine has published a teaser video of the upcoming episode. Be careful, though, it’s a song sequence, Babs Seed levels of spoilery.
This Saturday at 10:30 am ET/7:30 am PT, the Hub Network’s My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic takes Manehattan when Rarity and the Mane Six hoof it to the big city to attend an important fashion show. Amid their adventure — suffice to say, a rival designer sabotages Rarity (neigh!) — a musical montage sampled below will offer up visual winks to Mad Men‘s Don, Joan and others.
AT&T U-verse, which is powered by FYI Television, just published a longer synopsis for “Rarity Takes Manehattan.” You can find the Zap2it synopsis in our earlier post.
(Also [sic] in regard to the image title.)
Synopsis of “Rarity Takes Manehattan”
Rarity’s love for fashion takes her to Manehattan for Fashion Week, but her excitement is soon diminished by a fellow designer, who has decided to take advantage of her generous nature and pass off her design ideas as their own.
“Rarity Takes Manehattan” — Rarity is thrilled to be heading to Manehattan for an important fashion show and brings all of her friends along for a high-class adventure in the city she loves. But when another designer ruins Rarity’s chances at winning the competition, she turns to the rest of the Mane Six for help, not realizing that her anger and ambition are damaging her friendships, on “My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic,” Saturday, January 4 at 10:30 a.m. ET/ 7:30 a.m. PT on the Hub Network.
Twilight Sparkle (Tara Strong)
Spike (Cathy Weseluck)
Pinkie Pie (Andrea Libman)
Fluttershy (Andrea Libman)
Rarity (Tabitha St. Germain)
Applejack (Ashleigh Ball)
Rainbow Dash (Ashleigh Ball)
Bellhop (Trevor Devall)
Cabbie (Brian Drummond)
Kirsten Newlands, Executive Producer
Stephen Davis, Executive Producer
Meghan McCarthy, Co-Executive Producer, Story Editor, Writer
Jayson Thiessen, Co-Executive Producer, Supervising Director