Broadway Tour American Idiot Comes to BU

The National Broadway Tour “American Idiot” will rock BU’s Mitrani Hall on March 7 at 8 p.m.

“American Idiot” is an adaption of the punk-rock band Green Day. Audience members can look forward to hearing their favorite songs from the 2004 multi-platinum Green Day album “American Idiot” as well as other assorted Green Day songs, like “When It’s Time.”

The punk-rock album “American Idiot,” sold over 12 million copies and was named Rock Album of the Year at the Grammys.

This musical centers on the tale of Green Day  three lifelong friends: One who will fight for his dreams, one who will fight for his country, and one who will stay behind in the safety of suburbia.

In 2010, the show was directed on Broadway by Tony award winning Michael Mayer, along with two-time Tony award winning composer and orchestrator, Tom Kitt, and Olivier award winning choreographer Steven Hogget.

The Dallas Morning News referred to the show as “the most brilliant staging of anything, ever!”

Don’t miss out on what is, according to the Toronto Star, “the first great musical of the 21st century.” Tickets are $22 for children 12 years and under as well as BU students and $45 for adults. Tickets may be purchased from the Box Office in the Haas Center for the Arts or online at

Box Office hours:


  • Monday – Noon to 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday – Noon to 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday – Noon to 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday – Noon to 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday – Noon to 5:00 p.m.


American Idiot Contains Adult Content and Strong Language.