THE SCREENING ROOM: Looking Back at Green Day's American Idiot (Video)
17 Feb 2013
Green Day frontman Billie Joe Armstrong, who appeared in the Broadway rock musical American Idiot, which is based on the Grammy Award-winning Green Day album of the same name, celebrates his birthday Feb. 17. In celebration of the artist, Playbill.com looks back at American Idiot.
American Idiot opened on Broadway April 20, 2010. The musical won 2010 Tony Awards for Best Lighting Design (Kevin Adams) and Best Scenic Design (Christine Jones) and was nominated for Best Musical. For more on the production, visit the Playbill Vault.
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