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All you need to know about TINA

The Queen of Rock’n’Roll’s life story comes alive in this stunning new musical

The dramatic life of Tina Turner comes alive in this brand new stage musical.

One of the world’s best-selling artists of all time, Tina Turner has won 12 Grammy Awards and her live shows have been seen by millions, with more concert tickets sold than any other solo performer in music history.

Written by the Oliver Award-winning playwright Katori Hall (The Mountaintop) and internationally acclaimed director Phyllida Lloyd (MAMMA MIA!), TINA – The Tina Turner Musical charts the life of Tina and her incredible career.

Take a look at the official trailer below:


What is TINA – The Tina Turner Musical about?

From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock’n’Roll, Tina Turner didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them. In this new stage musical, the audience will discover the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.

Featuring much-loved songs including Proud Mary, What’s Love Got to Do With It, Simply the Best and Private Dancer, the musical charts Tina’s early career alongside her husband Ike – exploring their tumultuous relationship – and Tina’s success in later life as a rock legend.


What can audiences expect from TINA?

Combining a dramatic story with treasured songs, TINA – The Tina Turner Musical delivers everything fans of the superstar would be dying to see on stage. The musical depicts key moments from Tina’s life – including onstage moments and behind-the-scenes action.

You can get a taste of the show with these production shots of TINA – The Tina Turner Musical in action.


What are the critics saying?

“A heady celebration of triumph over adversity… leaves the audiences breathless.” ★★★★ – The Guardian

“One of the most impressive musicals I have ever seen.” – BBC Radio 4, Front Row

★★★★★ – Daily Mail | Daily Telegraph | Metro | The Sun | Daily Express

★★★★ – The Times | The Telegraph


What else do I need to know?

TINA – The Tina Turner Musical is open at London’s Aldwych Theatre, now booking until 23 January 2021.


Tickets are available now through Ticketmaster.co.uk.

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