By Chuck Arnold Jessica Herndon
May 17, 2010 12:00 PM

>• If there were ever any doubt that the punk trio’s 2004 opus was born to be a rock opera, then there is no longer. Opening on the Great White Way April 20, the musical adapted from the album brings those songs (plus some from 21st Century Breakdown) to vivid life. The new cast recording shows just how well they survive the show-tune treatment.