Louisa Bertman – Green Day’s American IDIOT on Broadway

Green Day's American IDIOT on Broadway by Louisa BertmanGreen Day's American IDIOT on Broadway by Louisa Bertman

This piece was commissioned by Producer Larry Kaye. It was created specifically for Green Day (Tré Cool, Mike Dirnst, & Billie Joe Armstrong), as well as American Idiot’s Director Michael Mayer, Music Orchestrator/Supervisor Tom Kitt, Choreographer Stephen Hoggett, Producers Ira Pittleman, & Tom Hulce for their private collection in congratulations for American Idiot’s opening night on Broadway. The bottom row of portraits are of the entire cast including the above mentioned.


Bertman specializes in untraditional portraiture of powerful personalities. From Jules Feiffer to Matt Damon to Dr. Cornel West, her custom portraits reside in private collections worldwide. They have graced episodes of television's The Gilmore Girls; campaigns for the L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center; and covers and contents of magazines and newspapers from Playgirl and GQ, to the Village Voice and the LA Times.

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