Green Day's explosive, award-winning Broadway Musical American Idiot returns to The Arts Theatre after a smash-hit run last year!
Winner of two Tony Awards® and the 2010 Grammy Award for Best New 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.
8th July - 25th September 2016
WELCOME TO THE ARTS THEATRE
Welcome to the ARTS THEATRE, an independent commercial theatre situated in the heart of London’s West End, providing a dynamic programme of entertainment of all genres.
Our main house is a 350-seat proscenium arch theatre which has been in operation since 1927. In March 2015 we opened the doors to our 60-seat studio theatre, ABOVE THE ARTS, situated on the first floor.
The Arts is also home to ROOMS AT THE ARTS, available for hire for rehearsals and workshops, the MADD Hatters café, Covent Garden Cocktail Club and a private event space.
The Arts is the West End’s most vibrant theatre complex. We look forward to welcoming you through our doors very soon.
Covent Garden Cocktail Club is part of LCC and is situated beneath the Arts Theatre. Although this is usually a members’ only bar your Arts Theatre ticket will allow you entry to this secret hideaway of world-class drinks for the date of your chosen performance
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AMERICAN IDIOT The Musical
Green Day's explosive, award-winning Broadway musical American Idiot, returns to The Arts theatre after a smash-hit run last year.
The Last Tycoon
F.Scott Fitzgerald’s THE LAST TYCOON. Adapted for the stage by Simon Levy. 1930s – the Golden Age of Hollywood. The tragedy of a man obsessed… With music from the period and a mixture of period and original film footage, this tale e...
“Sometimes I want to punch you in the face and kiss you at the same time. Is that even possible?” Dreamless sleep is an intimate and darkly funny play about love, loss and dishonesty
Following their success at the Battersea barge, The Kings Head -Islington and The Leicester Square studio Kompact Theatre bring 'Reasons..' a cabaret evening of alternative and Contemporary Musical Theatre to 'Above the Arts'.
We Live by the Sea
When Ryan moves from the city to Katie's coastal town they make a connection that will shake their worlds forever. Playful visual storytelling with a live electronic score about autism, friendship and a very big wave.
Don't miss Murder Ballad, the thrilling new musical of love, obsession and murderous desire as it heads to the Arts Theatre this October.
Spring. Prague 1950. Two years since the Communist coup d'etat, Milada Horakova, activist, politician and mother is under surveillance by the secret police. First year law student Ludmila Brozova is being seduced into the Party's inner circle.
Straight to the Heart
three provocative and heart-felt short plays by American playwright, Ken Jaworowski. Pulse – One to the Head, One to the Heart - The Truth Tellers – in each play the characters’ alternating monologues lead you on an unexpected journey.
The story of ‘Gorgeous’ George, bare-knuckle fighter and traveller, who turns pro and falls for openly gay Dane, a boxer at his gym. But can two men raised to fight learn to love? And can they win the fight outside the ring?
Greatness. Is there any price too high? Exquisite Puppetry, Physical Theatre and Circus Artistry throw petrol over the flames of Marlowe's hellish pride tale and the battle for one circus leader's soul. "Energetic and astute...Superb" - Kent M...
The Giant's Loo Roll
‘Oh Fe Fi Fo And Fe Fi Fum! Now what shall I do to wipe my …..’ ‘Bumpety! Bumpety! Bumpety- Bump! A Giant’s toilet roll one day fell to the floor and flew away.’
Follow the Faun
A multidimensional light-being on a mission of love and pleasure is here to take you higher than the mortal man can measure... Dress to dance. Expect to sweat.