TINA - The Tina Turner Musical
Attention theatre and music lovers, your demand has been answered! Get ready to go into the life of the much-loved musical legend - the queen of rock and roll, Tina Turner. An eleven-time Grammy awardee, Tina Turner has also been inducted into the Rock and Rock Hall of Fame. She is known for songs like The Best, Nutbush City Limits, What’s love got to do with it, etc. However, the musical is not about her stardom; instead, it sheds light on the never seen before side of the musician. It is not about her success but the journey of how she became who she is today...
Tina Turner’s success - Experience the journey
Born as Anna Mae Bullock, Tina Turner was raised in Nutbush, Tennessee. She shot to fame in the 1950s under the name ‘Little Ann’ and entered the world of music as Tina Turner in the 1960s. Her greatest musical numbers are A Fool in Love, River Deep – Mountain High, and Proud Mary.
Like a Phoenix, she rises!
She is a survivor of domestic abuse and has openly spoken about her split from her husband. After her separation, she rebuilt her music career. She released her fifth solo album, Private Dancer that became a global sensation! No wonder she is known as the ‘queen’ of rock and roll.
Tina Turner, who now lives in Switzerland, worked on this musical with Stage Productions, Joop van den Ende and Tali Pelman.
An exceptional team
TINA is written by Katori Hall with Frank Ketelaar and Kess Prins. It stars Aisha Jawando as Tina Turner, and Jammy Kasongo plays her partner Ike. The choreography is by Anthony van Laast, set and costume design by Mark Thompson. The powerful musical supervisor is Nicholas Skilbeck, sound by Nevin Steinberg and orchestrations by Ethan Popp. And the lighting by Bruno Poet.
A direction by Phyllida Lloyd, director of the world premiere of MAMMA MIA!, seals the deal. To experience Tina’s art come to life in this musical, book your tickets now. A creative team as spectacular as this is a feast for theatregoers.
Tickets are selling fast!
At present, The Tina Turner Musical is one of the most sought after shows! The retelling of Tina’s story through this musical has already excited theatre and music lovers. Since this is the first musical in which the legendary Tina herself is directly involved, it offers a different kind of authenticity and originality.
Grab your tickets fast to experience this wholesome, musical chronicle of Tina’s life.