Green Day's Rock Opera American Idiot
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The last date listed for American Idiot was Sunday February 23, 2014 / 7:30pm.
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Featured review from JohnRed Velvet
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This would have been a great experience if it wasn't for the stobe lights, which almost ruined the entire experience. we have been to hundreds of plays and concerts with strobe lights, smoke, loud noises etc., but the strobe lights in this production were brutal. A number of people in the audience left immediately because the strobing was so frequent and so intense, they couldn't stand it. We stayed but we had to either shut or cover our eyes. Even then the strobes were incredibly painful. Our heads still hurt the day after from the flashing. Other than that the play was very good. Singing and songs were excellent. Can't understand why they overdid it with the strobelights. We considered leaving a number of times during the show. I never thought I had any sensitivity to strobe lights, and neither did my wife. If you are at all concerned for yourself or someone else's sensitivity to strobes, DO NOT GO!
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The best part of the show was the music. The singers were talented enough. But the storyline was pretty depressing and not what I'd really want to see (people shooting up heroin, no thanks) for entertainment. I also was just bored at times. I was...continued
This show contains adult language and themes.
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