Preview: American Idiot returns to Leicester

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Great news, fellow Green Day fans. Following two critically acclaimed West End runs and a sell-out UK Tour, Green Day’s explosive rock musical American Idiot is coming back to Leicester with a run at Haymarket Theatre in February 2019.

The new run is marking the show’s 10th anniversary and the 15th anniversary of Green Day’s Grammy Award winning original album.

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The show has won 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 musical has been a huge hit with both existing Green Day fans as well as introducing a generation of theatregoers to their power packed back catalogue.

The show is going to be at the Haymarket Theatre from 26 February – 2 March 2019 and tickets are on sale now from the Haymarket Theatre.

Contains strong language and drug references – not suitable for under 14s.