Rachel Butler

Review – American Idiot at Sunderland Empire: ‘you’ll leave wanting to come back again and again!’

Review – American Idiot at Sunderland Empire: ‘you’ll leave wanting to come back again and again!’

With twists and turns and unexpected blows, it will make you laugh, it will make you cry, and most of all, you'll leave wanting to come back again and again!

Multi award-winning musical American Idiot is rocking the Empire theatre in Sunderland this week, and Northern Lights went along on opening night to see what all the fuss was about, and boy, we were not disappointed! Based on the generation defining album by punk-rock legends Green Day of the same name, American Idiot was written by the bands […]

 Michael Cross

American Idiot set to rock Sunderland Empire in May

American Idiot set to rock Sunderland Empire in May

Every generation has an album that defines them, and for the teens and punk lover of the early millennium, Green Day’s American Idiot is that album. The album sold 15 million copies worldwide and was made into a Broadway Musical in 2010. It is now touring the UK, with Newton Faulkner and X-Factor’s Amelia Lily, […]

 

Amelia Lily back to North East for American Idiot theatre show in Sunderland

Amelia Lily back to North East for American Idiot theatre show in Sunderland

Green Day’s American Idiot theatre production is coming to the Sunderland Empire Theatre next year featuring North East X Factor star Amelia Lily. The Tony Award winning musical will begin in March 2016 before reaching the Empire theatre on May 24. Amelia Lily will be reprising her role as Whatsername for the production. She said: […]