If you drew up a list of everything you wanted from a Tina Turner musical, you wouldn't be disappointed by Tina, which gets its world premiere at the Aldwych Theatre. It's got the anthems, it's got the moves, it's got the hair. But on a deep-dive into the life of one of the world's best-selling recording artists, we witness some of the moments of genuine turmoil she's had to endure on her way to stardom.Born Anna Mae Bullock, the young Turner grew up in the small Tennessee town of Nutbush, whose...
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Tina Turner was born Anna Mae Bullock on 26 November 1939 in Nutbush, Tennessee. She shot to fame in the mid-1950s singing with Ike Turner's Kings of Rhythm, originally under the name "Little Ann."
She became Tina Turner in 1960 and began the Ike & Tina Turner Revue with hits such as "River Deep - Mountain High", "Proud Mary" and "Nutbush City Limits", selling-out tickets to shows in stadiums and arenas across the world.
She has since spoken openly about being a victim of domestic abuse and split from Ike in 1976. She obtained Swiss citizenship in 2013 and currently lives in Küsnacht, Switzerland.
Tina - The Tina Turner Musical* chronicles the life of the rock 'n' roll legend who brought us hit songs like "What's Love Got to Do With It", "Proud Mary", "The Best", "River Deep Mountain High" and "Better Be Good To Me". Find out more about Tina: The Tina Turner Musical in London.
Adrienne Warren originated the role of Tina Turner in Tina: The Tina Turner Musical. She made her Broadway debut in 2012 when she appeared in the Lin-Manuel Miranda musical Bring It On at the St James Theatre. She then went on to star in Shuffle Along, or, the Making of the Musical Sensation of 1921 and All That Followed, which saw her nominated for a Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Musical.
Tina Turner's story was previously presented in the film 'What's Love Got to Do with It?' directed by Brian Gibson. Released in 1993 it starred Angela Bassett as Tina Turner and Laurence Fishburne as Ike Turner.
The stage musical Soul Sister was devised by John Miller and Pete Brooks and produced by Bill Kenwright and John Miller. It ran at The Hackney Empire in 2012 before transferring to the West End's Savoy Theatre where it was nominated for an Olivier Award. This new musical, however, is the first musical Turner is directly involved with.
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August 5th, 2021
July 28th, 2021
December 18th, 2022
Contains scenes and language, which may be unsuitable for children under 14. Children under 5 are not admitted
Cast and creative
By: Katori Hall, with Frank Ketelaar and Kees Prins
Songs by: Tina Turner
Director: Phyllida Lloyd
Producer: Stage Entertainment
Design: Mark Thompson
Costume: Mark Thompson
Choreography: Anthony van Laast
Other Info: Musical supervision by Nicholas Skilbeck.
Cast list: Aisha Jawando, Jammy Kasongo, Chanel Haynes, Joe Evans, Irene Myrtle Forrester, Francesca Jackson, Rhianne-Louise McCaulsky, Matt Mills, Posi Morakinyo, Garmon Rhys, Joseph Richardson, Madeline Appiah, Lori Barker, Kelly Hampson, Chris Grahamson, Paul Mukembo, Alex Okoampa, Samara Casteallo, Mia Musak, Anu Ogunmefun, Derek Aidoo, Joshua Da Costa, Livvy Evans, Raquel Jones, DeeArna McLean, Michael Thomas, Saran Webb, Samuel J Weir,Tia Murrell, Rae Ann Quayle, Poppy Cunningham, Shai Codrington, Sophia Anne Angiama, Mia Jones, Elias Agbodan George, Remi Dabiri-McQuaid and Romell Barrocks-Bedeau.
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After reopening earlier this year, a new booking period for Tina the Musical at the Aldwych Theatre has been announced, with performances now to 18 Dec. 2022. Tina the Musical will also begin a new partnership with Refuge, a national domestic abuse charity that will celebrate 50 years since opening their first shelter.On 10 October, a charity performance of Tina the Musical will take place, with alternate Tina Turner and Refuge supporter Chanel Haynes attending. Speaking about the partnership,...
The upcoming West End reopening date for Tina the Musical has been pushed back by a month. Originally scheduled to reopen from 3 June, Tina the Musical performances will now resume at the Aldwych Theatre from 5 August 2021, with Tina the Musical tickets on sale now.Chronicling the life of vocal legend Tina Turner, the musical includes her greatest hits including "Proud Mary", "River Deep Mountain High" and "(Simply) The Best". The musical opened at the Aldwych Theatre in 2018, and was nominated...
Aisha Jawando will continue in the titular role in Tina the Musical at the Aldwych Theatre, as a new cast will join the production from 17th March. They'll star in the West End musical as the show enters its third year in London, with performances to January 2021. Tina Turner and Ike Turner on stage Aisha Jawando will continue in the role of Tina Turner, after originating the role of Alline Bullock in the show's original West End cast. Previously, Jawando has starred in The Lion King, The Book...
Aisha Jawando will take over the lead role in Tina - The Tina Turner Musical at the Aldwych Theatre later this year.Jawando, who is the current alternate Tina Turner playing the role on Monday evenings and Thursday matinees, will take over from Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, who is leaving the production to join the cast of the Broadway transfer which opens later this year.The musical premiered in the West End in 2018 starring Adrienne Warren in the titular role. Warren, will star in the Broadway premiere...
Full casting has been announced for the second West End cast of Tina the Musical as the production prepares for both its second year in London, and its upcoming Broadway transfer. Leads Adrienne Warren and Kobna Holbrook-Smith have both been announced to be leaving the production to lead the cast of the musical on Broadway. They will be replaced by the previously announced Nkeki Obi-Melekwe as Tina, and Ashley Zhangazha as Ike Turner. They will take over on 15th April. As previously announced,...
A new cast of the West End production of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical has been announced as the musical looks to enter its second year in London, and prepares to transfer to Broadway.Adrienne Warren, who originated the titular role in the jukebox musical, will leave the production in April to lead the Broadway transfer which opens in the autumn.From 15th April, the role of Tina will be played by Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, while Ashley Zhangazha will take over from Kobna Holdbrook-Smith as Ike...
The upcoming Tina Turner musical has extended its booking period at the Aldwych Theatre in the West End.Tina the Musical, which will begin previews on 21st March 2018, is now booking to the 20th October 2018 with over 100,000 new tickets being released. Click here to buy tickets.Written by Katori Hall with Frank Ketelaar and Kees Prins, the musical will chart the life of rock 'n' roll legend Tina Turner and feature some of her biggest hits such as "Proud Mary" and "The Best".Directed by Phyllida...
Tina Turner has transformed rock and roll forevermore. But, do you know much about the singer? Tina the Musical, the show based on Tina Turner's career is going down a storm at the Aldwych Theatre. Here's a taste of what you can expect from the world premiere production of Tina the Musical currently running in London.Tina the Musical will reopen at the Aldwych Theatre on 28 July 2021, with more information on Tina the Musical in London here.Book Tina the Musical tickets at the Aldwych Theatre...