Follow the Yellow Trick Road
Season 5, Episode 14
Air date October 11, 2015
Written by Ley Lukins
Directed by Paolo Barzman
Episode guide
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Follow the Yellow Trick Road is the fourteenth episode of Season 5.


  • Ley Lukins


Under lockdown, the gang rallies to save one of their own.



Bo is bitten by a Shtriga moth, which feeds off the pain and suffering of victims of traumatic stress.

[ In the dream segment of the episode: Tamsin (Rachel Skarsten) appears as Thomasina, Dyson (Kris Holden-Ried) appears as Nosyd, Lauren (Zoie Palmer) appears as Lola, Vex (Paul Amos) appears as the Maestro, and Kenzi (Ksenia Solo) appears as the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch. ]

Songs and Music

  • There's a Ghost  by Fleurie


  • The title of the episode is a reference to the "yellow brick road" in The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, the 1900 children's novel by L. Frank Baum; and later depicted in the classic 1939 film adaptation. Dorothy Gale, heroine of the story, follows the yellow brick road to go see the Wizard.
  • In the "Wizard of Oz" dream sequence, Bo is Dorothy Gale, Tamsin is the Tin Man, Dyson is the Cowardly Lion, and Lauren is the Scarecrow. Bo follows the red brick road to go see the Maestro.
  • The buckle on the red belt worn by Bo resembles two horseshoes linked together. In the 1939 film, Dorothy (played by Judy Garland) wore a blue gingham dress. Bo's dress is red.