Tommy

A New Wolsey Theatre Ipswich Production in co-production with Ramps on the Moon

Tommy

Wednesday 19 - Saturday 29 April 2017

Main House - Tickets: £32 - £8

Details

Based on the iconic 1969 concept album, The Who’s Tommy is the multi-award winning rock opera written by Pete Townshend.

With a cast of 22 performers and musicians, this is the story of the pinball-playing boy which has entertained and intrigued audiences for more than 40 years. Experience its epic score live, including Tommy Can You Hear Me, I’m Free, See Me, Feel Me and Pinball Wizard plus BRAND NEW MATERIAL written especially for this production by Pete Townshend.

The Who’s Pete Townshend writes new song for rock opera Tommy – BBC News

Move over, Pinball Wizard. The Who’s rock opera Tommy is getting a new song. Guitarist Pete Townshend has written the “torch song” for a new touring production of his musical, which opens at the end of this month.


“This exceptional production by Ramps on the Moon sinks its fangs into the jugular of 2016 and gives it a good hard kick up the arse.” Exeunt Magazine, The Government Inspector, Ramps on the Moon 2016 tour

Tommy features a creative use of audio description, captioning and British Sign Language interpretation. A touring production made in association with Ramps on the Moon; for more information visit www.rampsonthemoon.co.uk.

Please note this production explores some adult themes.

Creative Team

Director Kerry Michael
Associate Director Nicola Miles-Wildin
Dramaturg Paul Sirett
Designer Neil Irish
Musical Director Robert Hyman
Choreographer Mark Smith
Sound Designer Andrew Johnson (for Creative Technology)
Casting Director Polly Jerrold
BSL Creative Consultants Jeni Draper and Daryl Jackson

Music and Lyrics by Pete Townshend
Book by Pete Townshend and Des McAnuff
Additional Music and Lyrics by John Entwistle and Keith Moon

Originally Produced On Broadway by Pace Theatrical Group and Dodger Productions with Kardana Productions. Performed By Arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe) Limited

An extra £1 charge will be added to your order if you would like your tickets posted to you.

Dates & Times

Tommy - Wed 19 Apr 7:45pm Wed 19 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Preview Audio Described Performance £22 - £8 Book Now
Tommy - Thu 20 Apr 7:00pm Thu 20 Apr Main House 7:00pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Press Night Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now
Tommy - Fri 21 Apr 7:45pm Fri 21 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now
Tommy - Sat 22 Apr 2:30pm Sat 22 Apr Main House 2:30pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £26 - £10 Book Now
Tommy - Sat 22 Apr 7:45pm Sat 22 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now
Tommy - Tue 25 Apr 7:45pm Tue 25 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now
Tommy - Wed 26 Apr 7:45pm Wed 26 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now
Tommy - Thu 27 Apr 1:30pm Thu 27 Apr Main House 1:30pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance Relaxed Performance £32 - £10 Book Now
Tommy - Thu 27 Apr 7:45pm Thu 27 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now
Tommy - Fri 28 Apr 7:45pm Fri 28 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now
Tommy - Sat 29 Apr 7:45pm Sat 29 Apr Main House 7:45pm Captioned Performance Sign Interpreted Audio Described Performance £32 - £12 Book Now

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