Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Stark Sands, John Gallagher Jr. and More From AMERICAN IDIOT Team Up with Swing Left for Final Letter Writing Party

Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer, co-creators of the award winning Broadway hit American Idiot, are partnering with Swing Left to host its final letter-writing party of 2020 for nation…

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Wednesday, September 30, 2020

Hot Clip of the Day: Time to Wake Up as September Ends with American Idiot Trio Backstage

Well friends, it's time to wake up as we've arrived at September 30th. September 30th also happens to be the birthday of two time Tony nominee and Grammy winner Stark Sands. This Hot Clip is…

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Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Ms. Broadway September 2020: Diana's Jeanna de Waal by JK

In what has generally been a nightmare scenario for Broadway, one of the first bright spots of the pandemic has been the news that the new musical Diana was being filmed for a Netflix relea…

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Friday, September 25, 2020

Checking In With… Rebecca Naomi Jones, Star of Oklahoma!, Significant Other, American Idiot, More by Andrew Gans

Jones can be heard on the new album (I Am) Nobody’s Lunch, part of The Michael Friedman Collection from Ghostlight Records.

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Thursday, August 27, 2020

Ms. Broadway August 2020: Mean Girls' Krystina Alabado by JK

Of the current Plastics over at Mean Girls, Krystina Alabado has the most seasoned and lengthy resumé. That's no slight to the other actresses, of course, but they are in good company. She…

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Friday, August 14, 2020

Broadway Games: The Play's The Thing - Actor Edition by JK

Last week's game was all about actresses who have forged stage careers with both musicals and plays in their credits. (Answers below.) This week, it's the actors' turn. Nathan Lane is a grea…

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020

5 Questions with Miguel Cervantes of Hamilton by Broadway Direct

Miguel Cervantes is the current Alexander Hamilton in the Broadway production of Hamilton in New York. Prior to that, he has performed the title role in the Chicago production of Hamilton a…

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Friday, July 24, 2020
Thursday, May 21, 2020

Kurt Phelan: From NYC with LOVE by Arts Review

A love letter to you all from inside the epicentre, award-winning multi-national artist Kurt Phelan (Dirty Dancing, Rent, American Idiot) will present From NYC with LOVE – a one-off cabare…

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Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Podcast Exclusive: The Theatre Podcast With Alan Seales: Vidya Makan

The Theatre Podcast with Alan Seales presents Vidya Makan. Vidya Makan is a composer, singer, actor, and musician based in Melbourne, Australia, and most recently starred as Dot/Marie in Su…

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Friday, May 8, 2020

VIDEO: Sing to Salute Performs Green Day's '21 Guns' From AMERICAN IDIOT, in Honor of the NHS

This #VEDay75, Sing to Salute has teamed up with performers from all over the world to raise money for NHS Charities Together with a virtual performance of Green Day's '21 Guns' from Amer…

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Monday, May 4, 2020

Podcast: LITTLE KNOWN FACTS with Ilana Levine and Special Guest, Rebecca Naomi Jones!

Today's episode features Rebecca Naomi Jones- best known for her performances in the Broadway rock musicals Passing Strange, American Idiot, and Hedwig and the Angry Inch.Jones was born in N…

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Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Sunny Showtunes: Take A 'Holiday' with AMERICAN IDIOT

Rebel against worry today with the punk rock opera, American Idiot! 

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Monday, April 20, 2020

VIDEO: AMERICAN IDIOT Original Broadway Cast Sings '21 Guns' to Celebrate 10 Year Anniversary

Stars John Gallagher Jr., Rebecca Naomi Jones, Stark Sands, and Michael Esper and the original Broadway company of American Idiot on Broadway reunite to celebrate the show's 10th anniversar…

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American Idiot UK Tour cast release Green Day cover to aid NHS by Douglas Mayo

By Douglas Mayo Tom Milner along with band members from UK and Ireland tour of American Idiot released a unique cover version of Green Day’s ‘Wake me up When September Ends’ to raise f…

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Celebrate the 10th Anniversary of American Idiot on Broadway. by Marc J. Franklin

The rock musical opened at the St. James Theatre April 20, 2010.

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Friday, April 3, 2020

Music Theatre International Releases AMERICAN IDIOT and BRIDGES OF MADISON COUNTY as Free Reads

Music Theatre International has announced that they have released American Idiot and Bridges of Madison County as free reads!

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Friday, March 20, 2020

Mean Girls Star Krystina Alabado Welcomes You Into Her Home by Mark Peikert

In a new video series, the American Idiot and American Psycho alum shares a peek into her self-isolation routines, from life with hunky husband Bob Lenzi to the results of her green thumb.

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

Coping With COVID-19 Crisis: A Conversation With Jeanna De Wall, Broadway’s Princess Diana by Greg Evans

Actress Jeanna de Waal has appeared on Broadway’s musical theater stage before – she was among the replacement casts for both Kinky Boots and American Idiot. She was in 2012’s Off Broa…

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Wednesday, March 4, 2020

Jeanna de Waal on Playing Princess Diana & Meeting Prince Harry on Show People by Broadway.com

Jeanna de Waal may have been born in England but since she was a girl, she dreamed of life on stage in New York. As a kid, she would visit the Big Apple. “Our flight would land and we…

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Tuesday, March 3, 2020

The Story of Tonight! Miguel Cervantes Returns to Title Role in Hamilton on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Miguel Cervantes steps back into the title role of the Broadway smash Hamilton on March 3. The Hamilton alum, who recently closed out the Chicago production, replaces recent Broadway lead J…

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Friday, February 28, 2020

Miguel Cervantes Sets Start Date in Title Role of Hamilton on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Miguel Cervantes has scheduled a March 3 start date in the title role of the Broadway smash Hamilton. The Hamilton alum, who recently closed out the Chicago production, will replace current…

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Monday, February 17, 2020

In Honor of Billie Joe Armstrong, Look Back at American Idiot on Broadway by Marc J. Franklin

The Green Day front man, who also stepped into the role of St. Jimmy, celebrates his birthday February 17.

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Monday, February 10, 2020

CD REVIEW: Jagged Little Pill OBCR by JK

As a teen/college guy of the 80's, I missed the generational hysteria surrounding Alanis Morissette's landmark album Jagged Little Pill. I mean, I knew her big mainstream hits from it, of co…

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Tuesday, January 28, 2020

REVIEW: Jagged Little Pill by JK

Review of the Friday, January 24, 2020 performance at the Broadhurst Theatre in New York City. Starring Elizabeth Stanle, Sean Allan Krill, Derek Klena, Celia Rose Gooding, Lauren Patten, Ka…

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Monday, January 6, 2020

Miguel Cervantes Will Return to Title Role in Hamilton on Broadway by Andy Lefkowitz

Miguel Cervantes is headed home to Broadway. The Hamilton alum who recently closed out the Chicago production will return to the title role in the main-stem staging at the Richard Rodgers Th…

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Sunday, December 29, 2019

Video Roundup: Celebrate The New Year With a Look Back at Broadway's New Year's Eve Performances!

It's gonna be a happy new year! As we get ready to say goodbye to 2019, we're getting in on the celebration by taking a look back at some of the past year's standout New Years Eve's performa…

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Jagged Little Pill arrives on Broadway as a musical with angst to spare: Review by Melissa Rose Bernardo

“Ooh, this could get messy,” sings the ensemble of Broadway’s Jagged Little Pill at the top of Act 2. It’s actually a bit from “Hands Clean” — not a song from the eponymous 199…

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Tuesday, November 26, 2019

REVIEW: The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical by JK

Review of the Saturday, November 23, 2019 evening performance at the Longacre Theatre in New York City. Starring Chris McCarrell, Jorrell Javier, Ryan Knowles, Sarah Beth Pfeifer, James Hayd…

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Friday, November 1, 2019

The Friday 5: 5 Favorite Rock Album Musicals by JK

Seems like most of us have a love/hate relationship with jukebox musicals. For every one that works, there seems to be two or three that don't. There is one sub-genre I pretty much love thou…

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