I can't believe our disguise worked!
—Summer to the band.

Brilliant Disguise is the fourth episode in Season 2 of School of Rock. It premiered on October 8, 2016, to an audience of 1.32 million viewers.


The band are booked to perform in disguise at the school dance so they can keep their identities a secret, but Clark makes it hard for them to pull it off. Summer also decides to reveal her feelings to Freddy.


Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast

  • Dan Martin as Gary


  • Summer thinks she has confessed her feelings to Freddy, but he was on the dance floor with Kale, and Summer instead confessed to the custodian, who filled in for Freddy.
  • This marks the first episode where Clark starts to find Mr. Finn's class suspicious.
    • Clark then tries to prove that Mr. Finn's class is School of Rock throughout the whole rest of the series and finally gets proof in I Love Rock and Roll: Part 1.
  • This is the second episode of the love triangle between Summer, Freddy, and Kale.
  • This episode is Will Kindrachuk first appearance in the show; as Asher.
  • This episode ended Clark’s reign as the school DJ.
  • The title of the episode could be a reference to the song "Brilliant Disguise" by Bruce Springsteen.
  • This is the eighth most viewed episode of Season 2.



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