The Yale Repertory Theatre
presents the world premiere of These Paper Bullets!
featuring Fab Four-inspired songs by Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong
. This "modish ripoff of William Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing
" adapted by Rolin Jones ("Smash," "Weeds," "Friday Night Lights") reimagines the play's returning war veterans as a rock group from Liverpool that returns to Swinging ’60s London after conquering the U.S. The production features orchestrations and arrangements by Tom Kitt
. Jackson Gay directs. Performances run through April 5 at the University Theatre. Here, cast members take to the studio to record Armstrong's Beatle-esque "Follow You Around." Read the Playbill story