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Pete Townshend brings award winning ‘Tommy’ to Broadway


Pete Townshend brings award profitable ‘Tommy’ to Broadway

Pete Townshend’s masterpiece, Tommy simply made its return to the stage of Broadway this month.

In line with Prime Time News24, The Who’s authentic rock opera a few “Pinball Wizard” has been tailored for a 2024 re-make.

Nonetheless, it will nonetheless stay a kind of uncommon and widespread Broadway exhibits the place the viewers would already know the phrases to simply about each tune of the musical.

The Broadway particular, Tommy, revolves across the character of a younger Tommy Walker, who shuts down emotionally and turns into “deaf, dumb and blind.”

He turns right into a pinball prodigy and heals his trauma of witnessing a homicide, by his reflection in a mirror.

Pete Townshend wrote the story within the late 60’s which was made right into a 1975 film, starring The Who, and a who’s-who of leisure, together with Elton John, Tina Turner, Jack Nicholson and Ann-Margret.

In 1993, the director, Des McAnuff satisfied Townshend to take it to Broadway, the place it received 5 Tony Awards.

Pete Townshend and McAnuff are collectively once more, for the 2024 Broadway endeavor, with Tommy being extra related than ever in immediately’s period.

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