“I am very happy with that aAgain for the portrayal of Johnny in “American Idiot”. This is the only music in the world that I can say yes to. It feels very natural because “American Idiot” was a record that we grew up with, and a soundtrack to our generation. We can get attached to music because it reflects vaP I grew up. The first time I was asked, I immediately answered yes because I felt that I was indeed the main character and that I had played the role all my life. I couldn’t be more prepared. ” Victor Noreen
For the first time, it will be possible to watch award-winning punk rock music “American Goof for Green Day” In the hall of the Danish theater. A story of frustration and fear experienced by three young men, their lives, problems of loneliness and the pursuit of fellowship in alcohol and heavy drugs.
The American band Green Day is known for its angry, guitar-packed punk rock, and it was the singer himself, Billy Joe Armstrong, who turned the popular 2004 album “American Idiot” into this award-winning music album.
The critically acclaimed album is highly personal and political and was created in a depressed United States during the years when millions of young Americans were sent to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. “American Idiot” is world famous for its big hits as “Wake Me up When September Ends,” which was later dedicated to the victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks and Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans in 2005.
The musical’s plot is based on the fictional suburb of Gingletown, where friends Johnny, Will, and Tony try to escape the harmonious suburban lifestyle away from their parents’ strict rules. A suburban life where the temptations of alcohol and drugs await. While Will resides in his hometown and tries to support himself and his pregnant girlfriend, Johnny and Tony travel to the big city in hopes of finding happiness.
Audiences will be able to look forward to hearing popular songs from “American Idiot” ia “Boulevard of Broken Dreams” and “Wake Me Up When September Ends” – plus some surprises along the way.
The main roles, in addition to Victor Noren, were played by the Danish actors Johannes Naimark, Ricky Hvidberg and DeLuxhan Jyaratnam.
“ The American Goof for Green Day“ It premiere on February 25, 2021 at the Østre Gasværk Teater in Copenhagen.
Om “American Goof for Green Day”:
Punk rock music from 2009 based on the music for the Green Day album “American Idiot” from 2004. The musical has been staged in more than 400 shows on Broadway in New York and on a variety of tours throughout most of the world, from Australia and South America to Great Britain and Ireland. The music is written by Green Day singer Billie Joe Armstrong, who has also previously played a major role.
The musical, winning two Grammy and Tony Awards, was selected for Best Music and Stage Show.
the first show: 25 February 2021. The performance is mainly music based. Music and dialogue are presented in English.
Length: About 90 minutes. without interruption.
The performance is carried out according to the festoon rules prevailing at any given time. This means that there are a maximum of 500 people in the hall and that distance is required between each group of guests. Mouth protection is mandatory upon entry and exit and recommended indoors.
Tickets for “Green Day’s American Idiot” can be purchased at http://www.mediot.com/ www.americanidiot.dk With prices starting from 295 kr to 595 kr.