25 Jokes, Memes, And Reactions To Lexi's Play (And Its Absurd Budget) On Last Night's "Euphoria" Episode

    I simply must know what the budget for this play was.

    So, last night was the penultimate episode of Euphoria's second season, which featured Lexi Howard (Maude Apatow) finally putting on her original play for the entire school, and it was...y'all, it was a whole lot!

    Anyway, you already KNOW fans took to Twitter with all kinds of jokes about the absolutely absurd play — including some questions about how much that budget was — so we rounded up just a few of the very best reactions for your viewing pleasure!

    Ready? I sure hope so! Here we go:

    OH and, obviously, there are SPOILERS AHEAD for the newest episode of Euphoria!

    1. This stalled reaction:

    Everyone enjoying Lexie's play until their scene comes on #Euphoria

    Twitter: @SatansLeftTiddy

    2. This alternate version:

    i would watch an entire version of lexi's play where the camera is just on zendaya and rue's facial expressions #euphoria

    HBO / Via Twitter: @noradominick

    3. This proud mama:

    lexi’s mom throughout the entire play #Euphoria #EuphoriaHBO

    Republic / Via Twitter: @julesdaya

    4. No, really, Lexi's mom, though:

    lexi’s mom laughing her lungs out during the play got me screaming. #EuphoriaHBO

    HBO / Via Twitter: @soniahnaren

    5. This teacher approval(?):

    The teachers at Euphoria reading Lexi play knowin it was gon get messy 😭 #Euphoria

    VH1 / Via Twitter: @deborahhh0

    6. This musical comparison:

    nate calling lexi’s play homophobic

    RCA / Via Twitter: @cherryvoicenote

    7. This friendship we need more of:

    lexi and ethan backstage after nate walks out:

    ABC / Via Twitter: @kaisfall

    8. This A+ observation:

    Even lexi cut Kat’s scenes out the play

    Twitter: @onIychloexhalle

    9. This undeniable truth:

    lexi humiliating nate and breaking him and cassie up lexi howard is the ONE #euphoria

    HBO / Via Twitter: @o4tm1lf

    10. This chaos causer:

    lexi howard really did that #euphoria

    Twitter: @maybesumday

    11. This well-deserved joy:

    Seeing these two enjoying this brief moment of time was everything I needed #EUPHORIA

    HBO / Via Twitter: @Wondvir

    12. This cameo (JK):


    HBO / Via Twitter: @fernlangdon

    13. This Veep crossover:

    all the teachers at Euphoria High watching Lexi's play

    HBO / Via Twitter: @SpencerAlthouse

    14. This straightforward statement:

    Lexi throughout the entire play #euphoria

    Fox / Via Twitter: @blizzyslayer

    15. This budget concern:

    lexi using half the school’s budget to fund this expensive ass production for her play, i just know a few extracurriculars got shut down

    Twitter: @userctrI

    16. This rowdy laughter:

    Maddy watching Nate get get humiliated in Lexi‘s play : #EuphoriaHBO

    Nickelodeon / Via Twitter: @Anastas08261687

    17. This casting choice:

    Nickelodeon / Via Twitter: @criesinversaace

    18. This fire starter:

    lexi watching her play backstage like: #Euphoria

    Twitter: @sydneyssweeneys

    19. This simple review:


    Eddy Chen/HBO / Via Twitter: @Screambaby4

    20. This E.G.O.T. winner:

    Ethan doing all the male roles in Lexi's play #Euphoria #EuphoriaHBO

    Nickelodeon / Via Twitter: @_imvalenciao_

    21. I'm tellin' y'all, he killed it:

    Ethan acting, Ethan every And dancing in. Other day Lexie's play #EuphoriaDay #Euphoria #EuphoriaHBO

    CBS / Via Twitter: @aelleytea

    22. This perfect face:

    rue when the nate part of the play comes on: #Euphoria

    Twitter: @VeachRyleigh

    23. This line drawn:

    NBC / Via Twitter: @dionranck

    24. This quote of a lifetime:

    LEXI YOU'RE A FUCKIN' G - MADDY PEREZ 2022 #euphoria

    HBO / Via Twitter: @glvnts

    25. And finally, this...just this:

    everyone saying “put xyz character in euphoria and nate jacobs is done” but SHE was here the whole time…

    HBO / Via Twitter: @emoschafer

    So, what did you think of the episode? What do you think is going to happen in the Season 2 finale? How much do you think the budget of this play must've been?! Share all of your thoughts in the comments below!