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The Who's Tommy in Concert
Past Event - Saturday, May 12, 2018
This page may be updated if the event is repeated
The Schuster Center
1 W 2nd St, Dayton, OH 45402 [map it]
$29 - $81

Jeans ’n Classics and the Dayton Philharmonic present The Who’s original rock opera, Tommy at The Schuster.

The Who's Tommy in Concert

Jeans ’n Classics joins the DPO to present The Who’s original rock opera, Tommy. This rock opera was first performed on stage in 1969 but then made it to the movie theaters in 1975. 

The songs for the opera and the corresponding album were mostly written by The Who’s Pete Townsend, telling the story of Tommy, a deaf, dumb, and blind boy, and focusing on his life and family relationships. Many of the songs from Tommy stand on their own and have been hits for The Who: “See Me, Feel Me,” “Pinball Wizard,” “I’m Free,” and “We’re Not Gonna Take It.” You’ve heard the songs on the radio . . . now witness the performance on stage.

“Rock ‘n Roll might not solve your problems, but it does let you dance all over them.” (Pete Townsend) . . . Buy your ticket; bring your problems; dance the night away!

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    Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra

    The Dayton Philharmonic is our regional orchestra under Music Director and Principal Conductor Neal Gittleman.
  • Event Venue:

    The Schuster Center
    1 W 2nd St
    Dayton, OH 45402
    [Get Map]
    Call: 937-228-7591
    Benjamin and Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center - providing a world-class facility for the best in local, national and international performing artists. Can accommodate up to 2,300 for meetings or 500 banquets.

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