October 27, 2020

2011-04-21 – Democrat and Chronicle

2011 04 21 Democrat_and_Chronicle_Thu__Apr_21__2011_

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Dan Howell plays Tommy in The Who’s Tommy, which
opens Saturday at Blackfriars Theatre. KYLE SCHWAB

‘Tommy’ opens Saturday

The Who's Tommy, the 1969 rock opera
about a deaf, mute and blind pinball
player, opens Saturday at Blackfriars Thea-
tre, 795 E. Main St. The Tony Award-win—
hing musical features a book by Pete
Townshend and Des McAnuff; music and
lyrics by Pete Townshend; with additional
music and lyrics by John Entwistle and
Keith Moon. This week’s show starts at

8 pm. Saturday. Performances will run
through May 14. Tickets are $25 to $27
(with discounts for seniors and students)
Call (585) 454-1260 or go to www
.bftix.org.