Former X Factor star Amelia Lily is to play Whatshername in Green Day’s award-winning Broadway musical American Idiot.
Lily, who is currently working on her debut studio album and starring in a tour of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat will also be making her West End debut in the production of American Idiot: The Musical.
American Idiot’s latest production will be staged at the Arts Theatre from July 17 2015 until September 27 2015.
The musical features music from Green Day’s 2004 album American Idiot, including the title track, Wake Me Up When September Ends, 21 Guns, Boulevard of Broken Dreams and an unrelease love song When it’s time.
The producers of American Idiot – The Musical said, “We are absolutely delighted to be bringing American Idiot to the Arts Theatre this Summer and Autumn, following its very successful life on Broadway. It’s a cracking musical for fans old and new, and we have had a fantastic relationship with the Arts Theatre for years. We can’t wait to bring this musical to the heart of London”
Further casting is yet to be announced.