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Tommy at the Mann Center, Philadelphia, PA – June 19, 2018

The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA With the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia June 19, 2018 New venue to us, this Mann Center. It’s nice – sort of like the wooden style of Tanglewood and Wolf Trap, but […]

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Tommy at Forest Hills Stadium, NY – June 17, 2018

Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, Forest Hills, NY June 17, 2018 We are back: Forest Hills was the site of a Who show not very long ago – with Joan Jett opening. That started rough, with Pete verbally abusing the location as […]

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Tommy at Tanglewood, MA – June 15, 2018

The Koussevitzky Music Shed, Tanglewood, Lenox MA June 15, 2018 Ah, Tanglewood. The place has a seriously long history of upscale events for the arts; concerts and dance of all kinds have been here. For us, there are the fabulous […]

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Tommy at Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA – June 12, 2018

The Filene Center at Wolf Trap, Vienna VA June 12, 2018 “Have some respect! It’s a ***in’ OPERA!!” ~ Keith Moon It is, more than it was in 1969. Maybe not the most-operatic version by any means, but we’re in that […]

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Tommy at Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA – June 10, 2018

The Filene Center at Wolf Trap, Vienna, VA June 10, 2018 We’ve done it again, two shows now completed – and with fine results. The previous show we had about a week to set up. Some days were hard, planning and […]

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Tommy at Bethel Woods, NY – June 8, 2018

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel NY June 8, 2018 Success! Very pleased to report the first show of the tour has happened, and it was a resounding success… forgive me for making this a fairly brief report, but we’re […]

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