It has been announced that original cast member Peter Straker will return to the The Who's Tommy for a new UK tour which runs at Theatre Royal Stratford East from 7 to 17 June 2017.
Based on the iconic 1969 concept album, The Who’s TOMMY is the multi-award winning epic rock musical 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. A one-of-a-kind theatrical event! Tommy will feature a creative use of audio description, captioning and British Sign Language interpretation which will enhance the experience for everyone. It is the second touring production made in association with Ramps on the Moon – a consortium of theatres across the UK that are committed to driving change in their organisations. This production will contain a creative use of Audio Description, Captioning and British Sign Language in all performances