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American Idiot

Brisbane 2017

From: 25 Feb 2017 To: 12 Mar 2017
Website: americanidiotlive.com.au

Green Day‘s explosive, award-winning Broadway musical American Idiot makes its Australian premiere, exclusive to Brisbane from 23 February 2017! Winner of two Tony Awards® and the 2010 Grammy® Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, American Idiot is the story of three boyhood friends, each searching for meaning in a post 9/11 world. The show features the music of Green Day with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer. This thrilling new musical has had Green Day fans in rapture and introduced a generation of theatregoers to their powerful and moving musical style. So come and discover what all the noise is about! This high-octane show will feature an all-Australian cast headlined by Chris Cheney (The Living End) and Phil Jamieson (Grinspoon)* and includes every song from Green Day‘s album American Idiot, as well as several songs from follow-up release, 21st Century Breakdown.




Playhouse, QPAC, QLD 25 Feb 2017 12 Mar 2017


Actor Role
Chris CheneySt Jimmy (Alternating)
Phil JamiesonSt Jimmy (Alternating)
Ben BennettJohnny
Alex JeansWill
Cameron MacDonaldTunny
Ashleigh BarlowHeather
Phoebe PanaretosWhatsername
Rowena VilarExtraordinary Girl
Madison GreenEnsemble
Kurt PhelanEnsemble
Christopher ScalzoEnsemble
Nicholas KyriacouEnsemble
Lorinda MerryporEnsemble


Name Position
Craig IlottDirector
Lucas NewlandChoreographer
Glenn MoorhouseMusical Director
Nik PringadiMusical Director
Matthew MarshallLighting Designer
Josh McIntoshSet Design
Melanie KnightCostume Designer

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