Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre

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Moonlight Stage Productions' 33rd summer season closes with the smash Broadway hit THE WHO's TOMMY, from tonight, September 18 to October 5, 2013, in a rare full production marking the 20th anniversary of the show's Broadway debut. Check out a first look below!

Single tickets are priced $15 to $50 and include price levels for student rush, military, senior, and family discounts. To purchase tickets or for more information, call (760) 724-2110 or visit moonlightstage.com.

The outdoor Moonlight Amphitheatre will be rocking this production featuring some of The Who's best-known hits, including "See Me, Feel Me," "Pinball Wizard," "Tommy, Can You Hear Me?", and "I'm Free."

"The Who's TOMMY" is a rock musical by Pete Townshend and Des McAnuffbased on The Who's 1969 double album rock opera "Tommy," also by Pete Townshend, which premiered at La Jolla Playhouse in July 1992. After witnessing his father accidentally kill his mother's lover, the young boy Tommy is so traumatized that he loses his ability to speak and withdraws from the world. As life goes on in post-World War II England, Tommy is abused by sadistic relatives and neighbors. What saves his life is falling in love with pinball. He becomes such an expert at the game that he becomes an international superstar and a messianic figure to youth around the world.
Directed by Des McAnuff, TOMMY debuted on Broadway in April 1993 and was an immediate hit, playing for 900 performances and then being produced by various touring companies throughout North America and Europe.

Photos by: Ken Jacques Photography

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Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre
Eddie Egan

Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre
Liam James Brandt, Eddie Egan

Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre
Eddie Egan, Liam James Brandt

Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre
Cast of TOMMY

Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre
Misty Cotton, Josh Bradford. Jason Webb

Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre
Eddie Egan

Photo Flash: The Who's TOMMY, Opening Tonight at Moonlight Amphitheatre
Cast of TOMMY

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