BWW TV: John Gallagher Jr., Tom Kitt, Rebecca Naomi Jones & More Talk BROADWAY IDIOT at NYC Premiere
Digital entertainment curator FilmBuff recently released the rocking documentary BROADWAY IDIOT chronicling the momentous collaboration between rock and roll icons, Green Day and the "Great White Way" to create American Idiot on Broadway. The film is currently playing in theatres- CLICK HERE for a list of showings.
BroadwayWorld's Randy Rainbow was on the red carpet at the New York City premiere, where he chatted with all of the guests, including stars Rebecca Naomi Jones and John Gallagher, Jr. Check out what they had to say below!
From punk rock mosh pits and sold-out stadiums to the Great White Way, this electrifying documentary follows Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong as he works with Broadway producers to turn his mega-hit album, "American Idiot," into a staged Broadway musical. The film goes behind the scenes to reveal the creative choices and challenges made by Grammy winner Billie Joe and Tony winning director Michael Mayer (Spring Awakening) to create the thrilling and one-of-a-kind musical experience. More than just a show, but a personal and transformative experience for Billie Joe, the film provides insider access to Billie's journey from rock star to Broadway star, dress rehearsals, performances and more. BROADWAY IDIOT provides a unique window into the art of theater as rock stars and stage stars collide and create something never seen before.
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