American Idiot The Musical

Event location: Arts Theatre . Ongoing event.

Following on from its critically acclaimed 2015 London run and a smash hit 2016 UK Tour, Green Day's explosive Tony Award ® winning musical, American Idiot will be returning to its London home at the Arts Theatre, for a strictly limited run from 8 July - 25 September 2016.

Virtuoso guitarist and Double-platinum selling artist Newton Faulkner will play the leading role of Johnny with X Factor finalist Amelia Lily reprising her acclaimed role as Whatsername. They will be joined by fellow returning cast members including Alexis Gerred (Tunny), Lucas Rush (St Jimmy) and Steve Rushton (Will).

Winner of two Tony Awards® and the 2010 Grammy Award winner for Best Musical Show Album, American Idiot is the story of three boyhood friends, each searching for meaning in a post 9/11 world. The show features the music of Green Day with the lyrics of its lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and book by Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer. The production is directed and choreographed by Racky Plews, with musical supervision by Richard Morris, sound by Chris Whybrow, design by Sara Perks and lighting by Tim Deiling.

Newton Faulkner will not be performing on Sun 10 July, Sun 24 July, Sun 7 Aug & Sun 14 Aug.


1 hour 45 minutes

When Can I Go?

8th July - 25th September 2016

Tuesday - Saturday 8pm

Saturday 2.30pm

Sunday 3pm and 6pm

How Does It Work?

You will receive a confirmation email with a voucher attached. Please print this voucher and bring it to the Box Office. We recommend you arrive a minimum of 30 minutes before the show to collect your tickets and settle into your seats.

Where do I go?

Arts Theatre : 6-7 Great Newport Street, London, WC2H7JB


Take the Cambridge Circus exit (Exit 3). The theatre is the first street on the right.

Good To Know

Newton Faulkner will not be performing on Sun 10 July, Sun 24 July, Sun 7 Aug & Sun 14 Aug.

Suitable For Children

14+ Contains strong language and drug references

Cancellation Policy

No refunds after booking.