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Broadway hit 'American Idiot,' based on Green Day album, rocks McCain Jan. 22

Monday, Jan. 13, 2014

       

 

MANHATTAN -- The Broadway and international smash "Green Day's American Idiot," based on Green Day's Grammy Award-winning album, will come to Kansas State University's McCain Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22.

"American Idiot" tells the story of three lifelong friends forced to choose between their dreams and the safety of suburbia in their quest for true meaning in a post-9/11 world.

Featuring the Green Day hits "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "21 Guns," "Wake Me Up When September Ends," "Holiday" and more, "American Idiot"is under the direction of Tony Award winner Michael Mayer and includes choreography by Olivier Award winner Steven Hoggett; music supervision, orchestrations and arrangements by Pulitzer Prize winner Tom Kitt; and Tony Award-winning set design and lighting design.

Tickets cost $22.50-$79, plus applicable taxes and fees, and are available now at the McCain Auditorium box office, online at http://www.k-state.edu/mccain, or by calling 785-532-6428.

Source

Todd Holmberg
785-532-6425
trholm@k-state.edu


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McCain Auditorium

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American Idiot cast

Green Day's "American Idiot" takes the stage at Kansas State University's McCain Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22.

Written by

Beth Bohn
785-532-1544
bbohn@k-state.edu


At a glance

Tickets are available for the Broadway hit "Green Day's American Idiot," which will be performed at Kansas State University's McCain Auditorium at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22.