Tickets are now on sale for the national tour of Green Day’s American Idiot which is coming to the Majestic Theatre for only three performances in December. This ground breaking musical was nominated for a Tony Award® and received the 2010 Grammy Award for Best Musical Show Album.
American Idiot is an adaptation of punk rock band Green Day’s rock opera American Idiot. Lyrics are by lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and it’s directed by Tony Award® winner Michael Mayer. Among the songs featured are “Boulevard of Broken Dreams” and the title track “American Idiot.” Please be aware that it contains strong language and adult content.
The story centers around three boyhood friends trying to cope with life in a post 9-11 world. Johnny, Will and Tunny live the suburban lifestyle. Johnny and Tunny decide to flee to the city while Will stays with his pregnant girlfriend. Tunny eventually gives up on that lifestyle as well, joins the military and is shipped off to war. Johnny gets to know himself and experiences love and loss.
What: American Idiot
Where: Majestic Theatre
224 E Houston St
San Antonio, TX 78205
When: Friday December 13 and Saturday December 14
Time: 8p.m. on Friday and 2p.m. and 8p.m. on Saturday
Tickets: Ticket prices start at $31.50 and are available at the Majestic Theatre box office, by phone, online, through Ticketmaster or by calling 1-800-745-3000.
Source: Evie Reichel/EGR Communications