TRI-C EASTERN CAMPUS THEATRE
MUSIC + LYRICS BY Pete Townshend
BOOK BY Pete Townshend + Des McAnuff
ADDITIONAL MUSIC + LYRICS BY John Entwistle + Keith Moon
DIRECTED BY Miles J. Sternfeld
STARRING BROADWAY'S Nick Blaemire, Jodie Langel, Michael Berry, Adrienne Warren
A BENEFIT FOR BROADWAY CARES/EQUITY FIGHTS AIDS
SYNOPSIS: After witnessing the accidental murder of his mother's lover by his father, Tommy is traumatized into catatonia, and as the boy grows, he suffers abuse at the hands of his sadistic relatives and neighbors. As an adolescent, he’s discovered to have an uncanny knack for playing pinball, and when his mother finally breaks through his catatonia, he becomes an international pinball superstar.