TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Will Open at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre This Fall!
TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL will open on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street, NYC) on Thursday, November 7, 2019. Preview performances begin on Saturday, October 12, 2019. For more information, visit www.TinaOnBroadway.com.
Tickets will go on sale to the general public beginning Friday, June 7, 2019 at 10am EST through Ticketmaster.com or by calling 877-250-2929.
As previously announced, Tony & Olivier Award nominee Adrienne Warren, who currently portrays "Tina Turner" in London's West End through April 13, 2019, will reprise her critically-acclaimed performance when the show premieres on Broadway. Further casting will be announced soon.
A new musical based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner, TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL received its world premiere in April 2018 at the Aldwych Theatre in London where it opened to five star reviews and continues playing to sold out houses. The West End production is now booking through December 21, 2019. A German production opened last month at Stage Operettenhaus in Hamburg.
Directed by Phyllida Lloyd and written by Katori Hall with Frank Ketelaar and Kees Prins, choreography is by Anthony Van Laast, with set and costume designs by Mark Thompson, musical supervision, additional music and arrangements by Nicholas Skilbeck, lighting by Bruno Poet, sound by Nevin Steinberg, projection design by Jeff Sugg and orchestrations by Ethan Popp.
TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL will be produced on Broadway by Stage Entertainment, James L. Nederlander and Tali Pelman in association with Tina Turner. The original West End production is produced by Stage Entertainment, Joop Van Den Ende and Tali Pelman.
This new musical, presented in association with Tina Turner herself, reveals the story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.
The cast album for TINA - THE Tina Turner MUSICAL, produced by Stage Entertainment and Ghostlight Records, is now available on digital and streaming platforms. A physical CD is planned for release later this season.