Mr. Wilson's Opus
Season 05, Episode 23
Air Date April 30, 1996
Writer Bruce Ferber
Director Richard Compton
Previous The Longest Day
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Mr. Wilson's Opus is the twenty-third episode of the fifth season. First aired on the ABC network in the United States on April 30, 1996.


Wilson becomes the director of Randy's school play when his drama teacher goes into labor, but takes the fun out of it for everyone. When Tim later shows him the aluminum set he built, Wilson doesn't like it and orders him to rebuild a new one, and Tim soon quits. Jill's parenting advice turns against her.