The Who's Tommy
April 8 - April 10, 2011
Book by Pete Townshend and Des McAnuff. Music by Pete Townshend. Lyrics by Pete Townshend. Additional Music and Lyrics by John Entwistle and Keith Moon. Based on The Who's rock opera, Tommy. After witnessing his father's murder, Tommy is traumatized into catatonia. As an adolescent, he discovers a natural knack for pinball, and breaking through his catatonia, becomes an international pinball superstar. Directed by Boston Conservatory Alumnus Austin Regan (B.F.A.`07). Music Directed and Conducted by F. Wade Russo. Choreographed by Lillian Carter.