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on September 29, 2010

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong Rocks Broadway In 'American Idiot'

Frontman thrills theatergoers while filling in as St. Jimmy.

If this whole rock-and-roll frontman thing doesn't pan out, Billie Joe Armstrong could have a pretty decent career on Broadway. That much was clear on Wednesday night (September 29), when he took the stage as St. Jimmy in "American Idiot," the big-budget play based on the smash album he and his Green Day mates released back in 2005.  

Armstrong, who is filling in for actor Tony Vincent (away on a "family matter") all week, leapt into the role of

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BILLIE JOE ON TWITTER

on September 28, 2010

Aarrrrrrrgh.. St Jimmy's got a hang over.. buy Jason White's song on itunes called"hang over". Its fucking perfect.

Join the Official Green Day Twitter: HERE.

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SPIN MAGAZINE

on September 28, 2010

Ticket holders for Green Day's musical American Idiot Tuesday night in New York City didn't just get a Broadway play -- they got a Green Day concert!

Frontman Billie Joe Armstrong made his acting debut at the show, playing the role of St. Jimmy in the Tony Award-winning adaptation of the punk band's namesake 2004 album. Watch video of his performance below!

Tuesday's show was the first in an eight-night run for Armstrong, who is filling in for actor Tony Vincent, who is on a leave of absence due to a personal family matter. In the role of the drug-dealing St.

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WANT TO MEET GREEN DAY IN LATIN AMERICA?

on September 27, 2010

Green Day are ongoing supporters of Habitat for Humanity and have donated two great seats to the Latin American show of your choice PLUS a meet and greet and photo op with the band, to be auctioned off to benefit families in need of safe and decent homes. Meet Green Day, see the show, and do good for others, all at the same time! Check out the shows you can choose from and bid on the auction at: http://bit.ly/GDHFHFH . (But hurry, auction ends October 11!!) 100% of the proceeds from this auction benefit Hollywood for Habitat for Humanity.

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BILLIE JOE JOINS THE CAST

on September 26, 2010

Billie Joe Armstrong joins the cast of AMERICAN IDIOT for one week only as St. Jimmy, from Tuesday, Sept. 28th - Sunday, October 3rd.

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