Green Day’s American Idiot the Musical

Approximately a month ago, I received an email in response to one of my last MUSE columns – specifically my rant on Les Mis the movie. Assuming that no one in the “real world” actually reads a college newspaper, my jaw dropped as my eyes slowly scanned the email. The Public Relations Assistant for SHN Theatres in San Francisco was contacting ME after reading my apparently “impressive” column. Thinking this may be a joke email, I almost screamed a little when I saw legitimate document attached to the email inviting me to Green Day’s American Idiot the Musical opening night and VIP after-party at the SHN Orpheum Theatre in San Francisco. Funny enough, I already had tickets to the show, two weeks after opening night. But who would pass up this rare and awesome opportunity? Not me. On Wednesday, June 13 at 8 p.m., I found myself with tickets and invites to the after-party, sitting rows away from the stage. Tickets for shows like these can go up to $100,... ...

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