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Wednesday
Jan192011

Melissa Etheridge Joining Cast of 'American Idiot' on Broadway

Photo Courtesy - Island Records(NEW YORK) -- Last year, Melissa Etheridge joined the cast of the Broadway show Million Dollar Quartet for one night only.  Now, she's heading back to the Great White Way to join the cast of another show, for an entire week.

According to her official website, Etheridge will take over the role of St. Jimmy in the Tony Award-winning musical American Idiot, based on the Green Day album of the same name.  The part has been played in recent weeks by Green Day's own Billie Joe Armstrong.  The character of St. Jimmy is a drug dealer who leads the main character, Johnny, astray.

Her stint in the show will run from Feb. 1st-Feb. 6th´╗┐.

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