Tommy

The Vault, Hexham   /   Wednesday 25th March 

Screening of Ken Russell’s rock musical Tommy followed by live music in The Vault.

A boy witnesses a violent act that leaves him in shock, and he appears to lose the ability to hear, see or speak. An encounter with a pinball machine seems to re-awaken his senses and he soon becomes a ‘pinball wizard’ – but will these skills be enough for him to make it in the real world?

Ken Russell’s 1970s rock musical is a creative tour-de-force that boasts the most incredible cast, including The Who, Elton John, Tina Turner, Eric Clapton and even Jack Nicholson.

When and where

  • Date: 25 March

  • Time: 19:30

  • Price: £10

  • Venue: The Vault, Hexham

 

Book tickets

Tickets available online.

The Vault, 22-24 Hallgate, Hexham, NE46 1XD.

​About the film

  • Year: 1975

  • Director: Ken Russell

  • Country: UK

  • Run Time: 111 mins

  • BBFC: 15

Community organisation information​

 

The Vault is a recently restored stone medieval malting cellar now refurbished as a quality art and music theatre.

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Tyne Valley Film Festival is supported by Forum Cinema Hexham and Northumberland County Council, and is part of Great Northumberland’s Winter Festival 2020.

Website by Libby at www.writeontyne.com
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