ASU Theatre: “The Who’s Tommy”
October 21 2012 2:00pm
Mayer Administration Building, ASU Auditorium, 2601 W. Avenue N
After witnessing the accidental murder of his mother’s lover by his father, Tommy is traumatized into catatonia. As the boy grows, he suffers abuse at the hands of his sadistic relatives and neighbors. As an adolescent, he’s discovered to have an uncanny knack for playing pinball, and when his mother finally breaks through his catatonia, he becomes an international pinball superstar.