Tuesday, April 27, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 by JK

This Week in Broadway History: April 27 - May 3 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  April 27, 1986: Hey, big spender! The Bob Fosse directed revival of Sweet Charity starring Debbie Allen opened at…

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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Broadway Songs that Rock by Broadway Direct

Sometimes you might just want some songs to rock out to. Here, we’ve compiled a playlist full of Broadway rock songs, so you can jam out and pretend you’re at a rock concert. What’s yo…

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Tuesday, April 20, 2021

Hot Clip of the Day: Extraordinary American Idiot Ladies Completely Slay Green Day's "Letterbomb"

We are revisiting one of our very favorite superwomen Broadway performances by these sensational six ladies. The song "Letterbomb" appeared in the full-throttle Broadway musical American Idi…

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This Week in Broadway History: April 20 - 26 by JK

 This Week in Broadway History: April 20 - 26 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  April 20, 2010: Pop-punk came to Broadway when Green Day's American Idiot opened its 422 performance run at the St…

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Revisit American Idiot on Broadway With Stark Sands, John Gallagher, Jr, Michael Esper, and More by Marc J. Franklin

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

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Thursday, April 8, 2021

SING STREET's Max Bartos Presents All-Teen AMERICAN IDIOT

Max Bartos, currently cast as Darren in Sing Street on Broadway, is preparing for his production company, Bartos Theatrical Group LLC (BTG), to bring live theatre back to his hometown of Lan…

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Thursday, April 1, 2021

At This Performance: Andrew Call in American Idiot by JK

At This Performance: Andrew Call in American Idiot When I started this new monthly column, several performances by terrific understudies leapt to mind right away. One of them I didn't even …

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Saturday, March 27, 2021

March Madness Part Two – The Sweet Sweet 16 by Elizabeth Wheless

WE'RE BACK with our dear friend Carson Higgins. Dan and Carson met on the National Tour of American Idiot and Carson has stepped into the octagon to argue through the greatest musicals of al…

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Thursday, March 25, 2021

Call Answered: Souleye: Hip-Hop Artist, Alanis Morissette, Fatherhood, Hunting Teardrops, Spirituality, Love, Loss by Adam Rothenberg

Souleye is a hip-hop artist who has been bringing a new sound to the music genre for over 15 years. In addition to Souleye’s music, his life story is one that resonated with me. From loss …

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Tuesday, March 23, 2021

Three-Time Tony Nominee Joshua Henry & Wife Cathryn Stringer Welcome Twins by Lindsey Sullivan

Congratulations are in order for Joshua Henry and his wife Cathryn Stringer. They welcomed twins Max and Leo, who were born on March 21. The three-time Tony nominee shared the news on Instag…

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Tuesday, February 16, 2021

This Week in Broadway History: February 16 - 22 by JK

This Week in  Broadway History: February 16 - 22 🎭OPENING NIGHTS🎭  February 16, 2007: The future Tony-winning Best Play, Edward Albee's The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? opens at the …

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Monday, February 1, 2021

43 – Justin Guarini, Actor & Artrepreneur by Bpn Admin Cs

Justin Guarini’s robust performance career launched with the first season of American Idol in 2002. His stage and screen appearances since then include Broadway productions of American Idi…

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

LISTEN: Stark Sands Joins Latest Episode of DRAMA. Podcast

2-time Tony Award nominee Stark Sands (Kinky Boots, American Idiot) made his debut solo appearance on theatre and entertainment podcast DRAMA. with Connor & Dylan MacDowell. The guys co…

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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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All that Chat

Oct 06, 2019: Slave Play
Oct 17, 2019: The Sound Inside - Studio 54
Feb 01, 2020: The Minutes
Mar 31, 2020: Diana - Longacre Theatre
Apr 19, 2020: Sing Street - Lyceum Theatre
Dec 16, 2021: Diana - Longacre Theatre