American Idiot

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 16TH DECEMBER 2012

ADDRESS
Hammersmith Apollo, 45 Queen Caroline Street, Hammersmith and Fulham, London W6 9QH 
 
TELEPHONE
 
Dates:
4th December 2012 until 16th December 2012
 
OPENING TIMES
Dec 4-9, 11-15, 7.30pm, mats Dec 8 & 9, 3.30pm
 
PRICES
£26.50-£42.50
 

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American IdiotWhen Green Day's Grammy award-winning multi-platinum album American Idiot was released in 2004, the unique 'rock opera' format drew many to lament the fact that it wasn't actually a stage production. Well, worry no longer. Based around songs from both American Idiot and the subsequent album 21st Century Breakdown, the show tells the captivating story of three lifelong friends and their quest to escape the safety of post 9/11 suburbia. The show has been described by The New York Times as "thrilling" and "emotionally charged" and there's even a feature film version in development, produced by Tom Hanks.

 

About Hammersmith Apollo

Once London's largest all-seater venue, the Hammersmith Apollo has a 3,600 capacity for seated shows and a 5,000 capacity for standing-room-only gigs. It was renovated in 2002, and now works well as a venue for theatre (hosting a huge variety of shows from Riverdance to Thomas the Tank Engine) as well as rock concerts. More about Hammersmith Apollo

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3 minutes walk
 
 
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Hammersmith Grove NCP
 
5 minutes walk
 
Kings Mall Car Park
 
6 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Riverside Studios, Crisp Road, W6 | 3 minutes from American Idiot
An exhibition of 50 years' worth of previously unseen images from the photographic archive, featuring stars of stage and screen....More
 
 
 
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The Hampshire Hog, 227 King Street, W6 | 7 minutes from American Idiot
The Hampshire Hog in Kings Street, Hammersmith hosts Monaara with Monika's bold, vibrant and artistic scarves and paintings at display this August 2014. Along with great ...More
 
 
 
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Hammersmith Cineworld, 207 King Street, Hammersmith, W6 | 7 minutes from American Idiot
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Frank Matcham's velvet and gilt theatre was saved from demolition - following a public outcry - by being carefully dismantled, moved from its location further down ...More
 
 
 
Riverside Studios - Theatre London
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Excellent small studio theatre staging innovative comedy and more serious productions. The Riverside's location on the Thames in Hammersmith makes it the local theatre of West ...More
 
 
 
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Riverside Studios has a little bit of everything under its roof, including a cinema, cafe and studio theatre. The cinema is one of the few in ...More
 
 
 
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Fulham Palace Road, W6 | 7 minutes from American Idiot
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Winner of the 2004 award for Best Butcher in Britain, this extraordinary shop is well worth the trip to Baron's Court. A more recent award in ...More
 
 
 
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240 Trussley Road, Hammersmith, W6 | 10 minutes from American Idiot
Handmade wooden beds, matresses and furniture that are a class above your average flat packed homeware. All the timber is ethically sourced and fairly traded, with ...More
 
 
 
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Crisp Road, W6 | 3 minutes from American Idiot
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45A Goldhawk Road, W12 | 15 minutes from American Idiot
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Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 | 14 minutes from American Idiot
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Jon RichardsonJon RichardsonWry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 Out Of 10 Cats team captain and Lancastrian stand-up.3rd October 2014Friday 3rd October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
Jon Richardson
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Friday 3rd October 2014 - 8pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 Out Of 10 Cats team captain and Lancastrian stand-up.
Hans ZimmerHans ZimmerThe composer and musician from Frankfurt performs his own film music, framed by his accompanying musicians.10th October 2014Saturday 11th October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
Hans Zimmer
event > Music
DATES  Friday 10th and Saturday 11th October 2014 - 8pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
The composer and musician from Frankfurt performs his own film music, framed by his accompanying musicians.
Dear FatherDear FatherExploring a reality that exists in every home between generations, this is not to be missed.12th October 2014Sunday 12th October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
Dear Father
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  Sunday 12th October 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
Exploring a reality that exists in every home between generations, this is not to be missed.
John LegendJohn LegendCommercial soul by the singer-songwriter from Springfield, Ohio.13th October 2014Thursday 16th October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
John Legend
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Soul
PRICING  phone for prices
DATES  Monday 13th and Thursday 16th October 2014 - 7.45pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
Commercial soul by the singer-songwriter from Springfield, Ohio.
The VampsThe VampsFour-piece pop rock teen outfit.14th October 2014Wednesday 15th October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
The Vamps
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Retro Pop
DATES  Tuesday 14th and Wednesday 15th October 2014 - 6.30pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
Four-piece pop rock teen outfit.
Roar With LaughterRoar With LaughterCynical humour from 8 Out Of 10 Cats team captain Sean Lock. Also featuring Ed Byrne, Stewart Lee, Lucy Porter and Greg Burns.17th October 2014Friday 17th October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
Roar With Laughter
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Friday 17th October 2014 - 8pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
Cynical humour from 8 Out Of 10 Cats team captain Sean Lock. Also featuring Ed Byrne, Stewart Lee, Lucy Porter and Greg Burns.
Lee Mack: Hit The Road MackLee Mack: Hit The Road MackSharp one-liners and high energy banter from the BAFTA award-winning comic and star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You.18th October 2014Saturday 25th October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
Lee Mack: Hit The Road Mack
event > Comedy > Alternative
DATES  18th & 19th and 21st to 25th Oct 2014
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
Sharp one-liners and high energy banter from the BAFTA award-winning comic and star of Not Going Out and Would I Lie To You.
The KISS FM Haunted House PartyThe KISS FM Haunted House PartyKISS FM DJs spin pop, electro, hip hop and R&B, with live performances from Example, Professor Green, Clean Bandit with Jess Glynne, Gorgon City with MNEK and Laura Welsh, Rizzle Kicks and Fuse ODG.31st October 2014Friday 31st October 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
The KISS FM Haunted House Party
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - R n B
DATES  Friday 31st October 2014 at 6.30pm-10.45pm and 10.45pm-1am
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
KISS FM DJs spin pop, electro, hip hop and R&B, with live performances from Example, Professor Green, Clean Bandit with Jess Glynne, Gorgon City with MNEK and Laura Welsh, Rizzle Kicks and Fuse ODG.
Steve HackettSteve HackettThe veteran singer-songwriter and guitarist, who gained prominence as a member of Genesis, plays progressive rock and art rock to promote the album Genesis Revisited II.1st November 2014Saturday 1st November 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
Steve Hackett
event > Concerts > Rock & Pop - Rock
DATES  Saturday 1st November 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
The veteran singer-songwriter and guitarist, who gained prominence as a member of Genesis, plays progressive rock and art rock to promote the album Genesis Revisited II.
Sam SmithSam SmithThe London-based singer performs his commercial soul and pop6th November 2014Thursday 6th November 2014 Where:
Hammersmith Apollo, 45  Queen Caroline Street      W6 9QH
Category: event
 
Sam Smith
event > Concerts > Jazz, Blues, Country and Folk - Soul
DATES  Thursday 6th November 2014 - 7pm
VENUE  Hammersmith Apollo 
The London-based singer performs his commercial soul and pop
 

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Exhibitions | Until 4th July 2015 

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