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The Secret Circle
Season 1, Episode 21
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Episode Information
Air Date

May 3, 2012


Holly Henderson and Don Whitehead


Alex Zakrzewski

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Episode Guide

Prom is the twenty-first episode in the first season of The Secret Circle. It aired on May 3, 2012.


It’s Prom night in Chance Harbor and after Adam uncloaks a crystal hidden in the school, Blackwell tells Cassie she can use her dark magic to find it. When Cassie follows this advice, it leads her to a dangerous discovery. Meanwhile, Faye invites Jake to Prom, despite the fact that he stood her up two years earlier. Adam, Diana, Cassie and Melissa finally make it to Prom but when they lose the crystal to Eben, they end up in a life and death situation. Meanwhile, Dawn attempts to stop Blackwell, who casts a deadly spell on Charles.



Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast


Cassie: "Nick's alive."
Melissa: "There is no way you saw Nick. He's dead!"

Charles: "She's haunting me."
Diana: "Who?"
Charles: "Amelia, she burned the kitchen."
Diana: "Why she's coming to you? She's dead."
Charles: "That why she is coming for me what me for what I did. Diana, I'm so sorry."
Diana: "Oh God, you killed her, you killed Cassie's mom."

Melissa (to the circle): "Since when do animals need Crystals? Guys, Nick is struck in a nightmare, he is lost and scared. We need to help him!"
Jake: "Whatever it is, whoever he is, it's not Nick!"
Melissa: "It's not that black and white, Jake."
Jake: "Death... Yeah, it is."

Nick: "I want the crystal!"
Melissa: "We're gonna give you whatever you need to make you better, I promise."
Melissa: "Just listen to my voice, I just wanna make you better. We can be together again."
Adam: "Nick?!"
Nick: "Aahh!"
Melissa: "Wait no, no, no!"
Adam: "Nick, stop!"
Adam: "Stop!"
Adam: "Hey, hey, hey...You okay?"
Melissa: "Yeah..."

Faye: "Why is it always squeaky, old, dirty places? Why can't he hide in a mall or a nice hotel?"
Faye: "I knew I should have brought demon chasing shoes!"

Cassie: "My father didn't love her. He just used her."
Diana: "He used all of our parents. And now he's using us."
Cassie: "For what?"

Adam: "Things will get better, I promise."
Melissa: "When? I thought having magic was supposed to be magical."

Amelia to Elizabeth: "He won all of us over, but we're just the two idiots who slept with him."

Faye: "Oh no you don't cursed crusaders. First a ride, the next thing you know you're dancing and then my date is dead in my arms."

Diana: "Let's hurry up. I wouldn't want you to miss your imaginary meeting."

Faye: "You've got that look."
Jake: "What look?"
Faye: "That look that you're about to invade a small country with nothing but your tortured soul."

Cassie: "I've never been to a prom."
Diana: "It usually doesn't involve ancient crystals and time travel."

Diana: "You want me to go back in time with you."


Title Album Artist Buy
Get It Right Get It Right Single Adam Oliver Buy
Mine To Take Mine To Take Single Valida Buy
Nonesuch Mixed Emotions Tanlines Buy
Only Happy When It Rains Garbage


Rain Delay Mixed Emotions Tanlines Buy
What We're Doing The Danks



Notes and Trivia

  • The title of this episode was revealed by Joe Lando on his official website.
  • Phoebe Tonkin tweeted, "When Faye gets ready for prom she thinks naughty Disney princess."
  • Executive Producer, Andrew Miller and Chris Zykla both described this prom as "bloody."
  • It appears that Charles is getting haunted by Amelia's ghost, and possibly for killing her and her mother Jane, but its only John who using his magic to break Diana's bond with Charles. It appears to work when Charles admits to Diana that he killed Amelia.
  • Nick Armstrong is killed again in this episode.
  • Elizabeth had on the same necklace in the flashback that Charles gave to Diana in the present day.
  • Amelia planned to take Cassie away from Chance Harbor even before the Boatyard Fire and knew Diana was John's daughter and warned her mother Elizabeth to get out of town with her family.
  • Adam's grandfather James Conant appears as a mentor to Amelia when she's telling him all about her and Ethan's plan to hand him over to the Witch-Hunters he foreshadows to her how that plan will backfire. He was right as they didn't kill John, but the other members of Amelia's circle.
  • The Prom is in this episode hence the title.

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