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    June 13, 2010

    Green Day took the stage of Radio City Music Hall in New York on June 13, singing two songs "Holiday" and "Know Your Enemy". The Billie Joe Armstrong-fronted band were joined by cast of "American Idiot" musical during the performance.

    Prior to that, host Sean Hayes kicked off the Sunday ceremony with a piano medley of Broadway and classical tunes. Supporting him for the opening number included "Million Dollar Quartet" cast, Chad Kimball from "Memphis" and Kristin Chenoweth from "Promises, Promises".

    Later, Hayes received applause from audience when he shared a passionate kiss with Chenoweth

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    June 13, 2010

    Green Day night: So, let’s tally it up here: American Idiot had four musical numbers. Four: three in the opening number (one from the cast, and two from Green Day), then the show’s official Best Musical performance later in the telecast. That’s more awards than it got (it won best sets and lighting). Heck, that’s more nominations than it got. Think the other best musical nominees were ticked off?
    [Full review at Entertainment Weekly]

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    June 13, 2010

    If you watched the Tony Awards on TV last night, you learned something about how awards shows should work – (heads up to the Grammys, Emmys and Oscars). From hot show numbers with Matthew Morrison and Lea Michele (Broadway stars who are now topping the charts on the hit TV show ‘Glee’) to a performance by Green Day and a production number from their Punk-Rock-Opera Broadway hit ‘American Idiot,’ this was live TV at its best.
    [Full review at Examiner]

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    June 13, 2010

    As mentioned, Green Day will be coming home to the Shoreline Amphitheatre near San Francisco, CA on September 4th. Your Idiot Club presale for the Shoreline Amphitheatre is going on NOW thru Friday via Ticketmaster (coupon code required).
    [More info IdiotClub.com]

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    June 12, 2010

    10:10pm EST - Another performance by American Idiot in the next half hour of the Tony Awards on CBS! Tune in to see the cast perform the title song from Green Day’s hit Broadway musical.

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    June 10, 2010

     

    Actors' Equity Association has announced that the Green Day musical American Idiot is the recipient of its Extraordinary Excellence in Diversity on Broadway Award for the 2009-2010 season. The award will be presented at a reception at the Equity headquarters in New York City on Tuesday, June 15.

    According to press notes, the award "honors and encourages those who actively promote the goals of diversity, inclusion and equal opportunity for all who work in the theatre."

    The musical, performing at the St.

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    June 10, 2010

     

    • Saturday 09/04/10 at 7:00 PM
    Shoreline Amphitheatre at Mountain View, CA
    Doors are at 6pm. Show at 7pm.
     
    On sale Saturday, June 19th at 10am: HERE

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    June 10, 2010

    Voting has concluded for BroadwayWorld's 2010 Theatre Fans' Choice Awards, and with hundreds of thousands of votes cast, we've had another record year further solidifying the Theatre Fans' Choice Awards place as the largest, and most popular online Broadway polling event of its kind! AMERICAN IDIOT Leads with Record 10 Wins!

    Best Choreography
    Steven Hoggett - American Idiot 

    Best Direction of a Musical
    Michael Mayer - American Idiot 

    Best Featured Actor in a Musical
    Tony Vincent - American Idiot 

    Best Featured Actress in a Musical
    Rebecca Naomi Jones - American Idiot 

    Best

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    June 09, 2010

    Sunday night at 5pm PST (8pm EST) - Weekly Idiot Club Chat

    This week discuss the band's performance on the Tony Awards! Login to the Idiot Club Chat Room: HERE.

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    June 08, 2010

    Look for a Green Day interview on the CBS Early Show tomorrow morning followed by a performance by the cast of American Idiot!

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