High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! American Idiot is a one-act, through-sung, stage musical adaption of rock band Green Day's album of the same name, with additional Green Day songs from other sources, including 21st Century Breakdown. The book is by lead singer Billie Joe Armstrong and Michael Mayer. The lyrics are by Armstrong and the music is written by Armstrong and band mates Mike Dirnt and Tré Cool. Tom Kitt is the music supervisor and orchestrator. The lead producers for the show are Ira Pittelman and Tom Hulce. The creative team for this show is largely the same as for the musical adaptation of Spring Awakening: Michael Mayer, director, Christine Jones, scenic designer, and Kevin Adams, lighting designer.Green Day does not appear in the production, but the show has an onstage band.