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Frank Ketelaar

 
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[West End, 2021]
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[West End, 2018]
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Frank Ketelaar Awards and Nominations

 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Book of a Musical
Frank KetelaarTina: The Tina Turner Musical

Frank Ketelaar News

Tickets For TINA ‚Ä" The Tina Turner Musical at the Orpheum Theatre Are on Sale This  Photo Tickets For TINA ‚Ä" The Tina Turner Musical at the Orpheum Theatre Are on Sale This Week
by Stephi Wild - Nov 28, 2022

Hennepin Theatre Trust has announced that TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL will make its Minnesota debut for 16 performances from Wednesday, March 1 to Sunday, March 12, 2023 at the historic Orpheum Theatre (910 Hennepin Ave.) as part of the 2022-2023 Bank of America Broadway on Hennepin season.

Review: TINA, THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at The Hippodrome Photo Review: TINA, THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at The Hippodrome
by Timoth David Copney - Nov 16, 2022

Phrases of praise like ‚Äėtour de force‚Äô and ‚Äėvocal tsunami‚Äô get bandied about so often that they can begin to lose their impact. In the case of Ms. Villanueva, they are not enough.

Review: TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at Shea's Buffalo Theatre Photo Review: TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at Shea's Buffalo Theatre
by Michael Rabice - Nov 9, 2022

The beloved  diva took to the Shea's Buffalo stage as the Broadway musical TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL opened to wild audience approval last night. The icon of soul and later rock & roll has her life told through another one of those bio-musical retellings, using the Tina Turner catalog of hits as a score.

Photos: Inside Media Night For TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Photo Photos: Inside Media Night For TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Oct 19, 2022

The hit production of¬†TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL has released all new photos from its Media Night.¬†Elesha Paul Moses¬†led the cast last night (18 October 2022) as Tina Turner with¬†Caleb Roberts¬†playing Ike.¬† They were joined by VIP guests.

New Release of Tickets on Sale Tomorrow for TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at Theat Photo New Release of Tickets on Sale Tomorrow for TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at Theatre Royal Sydney
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 12, 2022

After breaking pre-sale records at the¬†Theatre Royal Sydney¬†box office last month, producers have announced a new release of tickets¬†to the critically acclaimed smash hit¬†TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL¬†will go on sale Friday 14 October.

Review: TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at National Theatre Photo Review: TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL at National Theatre
by Ken Kemp - Oct 12, 2022

TINA takes you behind the scenes of the icon's inspirational story, and recreates the power and energy of her live performances.

TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Visits Academy Of Music On Kimmel Cultural Campus Ne Photo TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Visits Academy Of Music On Kimmel Cultural Campus Next Month
by Stephi Wild - Oct 12, 2022

The Kimmel Cultural Campus and The Shubert Organization will bring Tina ‚Äď The Tina Turner Musical to the Kimmel Cultural Campus' Academy of Music from November 22, 2022 to December 4, 2022, as part of the Broadway series.

Kristina Love Joins TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Photo Kristina Love Joins TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL
by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2022

The hit production TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL has announced that Kristina Love will join the West End production to share the title role with Elesha Paul Moses from 12 October 2022.

TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Breaks Box Office Record at Theatre Royal Sydney Photo TINA ‚Ä" THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Breaks Box Office Record at Theatre Royal Sydney
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 20, 2022

Tickets to TINA ‚Äď THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL¬†went on sale last week and broke box office records!¬†¬† The show sold more tickets in the pre-sale period than any other show at¬†Theatre Royal Sydney¬†since it reopened.¬†

TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL On Sale At Durham Performing Arts Center, September 22 Photo TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL On Sale At Durham Performing Arts Center, September 22
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 19, 2022

DPAC¬†has¬†announced that TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL is on stage for eight performances beginning January 3 ‚Äď 8, 2023, as part of Truist Broadway at DPAC.

Frank Ketelaar Videos

VIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & TINA Cast Perform on the WENDY SHOW Videoplay
VIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe & TINA Cast Perform on the WENDY SHOW

by Michael Major - Dec 9, 2021

Nkeki Obi-Melekwe and the cast of Tina: the Tina Turner Musical took to the stage on the Wendy Show this morning to perform 'Proud Mary'. Obi-Melekwe was later joined by guest-hosts Leah Remini and Michele Visage for an interview after the performance.

VIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Performs TINA Medley on GOOD MORNING AMERICA Videoplay
VIDEO: Nkeki Obi-Melekwe Performs TINA Medley on GOOD MORNING AMERICA

by Michael Major - Oct 22, 2021

Watch Nkeki Obi-Melekwe make her national television debut as Tina Turner with the cast of TINA: The Musical, performing a medley of 'Nutbush City Limits' and 'Proud Mary' this morning on Good Morning America.

VIDEO: Adrienne Warren, Katori Hall, and More Talk Bringing TINA to Life on Broadway Videoplay
VIDEO: Adrienne Warren, Katori Hall, and More Talk Bringing TINA to Life on Broadway

by Stephi Wild - Oct 4, 2021

PBS NewsHour correspondent Karla Murthy recently sat down with the show's writer and members of the cast, including Tony-award winner Adrienne Warren, to talk about the show and Tina Turner's journey to become one of the most celebrated recording artists in history.

Video Flashback: Relive Adrienne Warren's TINA Journey, in Honor of the Show's Second Videoplay
Video Flashback: Relive Adrienne Warren's TINA Journey, in Honor of the Show's Second Anniversary

by Stage Tube - Apr 21, 2020

On April 17, Tina: The Tina Turner Musical celebrated 2 years since its world premiere in London. In honor of the anniversary, the company is flashing back to Adrienne Warren's Tina Journey, the miniseries the show created when it first began.

VIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of TINA: THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'Proud Mary' on GMA

by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 6, 2019

Ahead of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical's official opening on Broadway November 7, the cast of the musical stopped by Good Morning America to give audiences a sneak peak!

VIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview Videoplay
VIDEO: Tina Turner Shouts Out TINA THE MUSICAL Ahead of Tonight's First Preview

by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 12, 2019

Tina - The Tina Turner Musical officially begins previews tonight on Broadway. Tina herself is giving the show a shoutout in an all new video.

VIDEO: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep, Mountain High' at the Oli Videoplay
VIDEO: TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL Performs 'River Deep, Mountain High' at the Olivier Awards

by Stage Tube - Apr 12, 2019

It was just announced that Tina - The Tina Turner Musical is headed for Broadway's Lunt-Fontanne Theatre this fall!

VIDEO: Tina Turner Talks TINA The Musical Videoplay
VIDEO: Tina Turner Talks TINA The Musical

by Alan Henry - Feb 25, 2019

Last month over 200,000 new tickets were released for sale for TINA - THE Tina TURNER MUSICAL, the show based on the life of legendary artist Tina Turner, with bookings now being taken at the Aldwych Theatre to Saturday 21 December 2019.

VIDEO: Adrienne Warren Premieres 'River Deep ‚Ä" Mountain High' from TINA - THE TINA  Videoplay
VIDEO: Adrienne Warren Premieres 'River Deep ‚Ä" Mountain High' from TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL

by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2019

The first single from the upcoming TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL cast album is released today, to download and stream featuring Adrienne Warren performing the iconic song 'River Deep - Mountain High.' Warren, who has played the role in the hit West End production since its world premiere, is featured on an accompanying music video of the single also released today. Watch the music video below!

VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'River Deep - Mountain High' From TINA - THE TINA TU Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Music Video For 'River Deep - Mountain High' From TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL

by Stage Tube - Feb 5, 2019

The first single from the upcoming TINA - THE TINA TURNER MUSICAL cast album is released today, to download and stream, by the Producers of Tina - The Tina Turner Musical and Ghostlight Records (5 February 2019) featuring Adrienne Warren performing the iconic song River Deep - Mountain High. Warren, who has played the role in the hit West End production since its world premiere, is featured on an accompanying music video of the single also released today. Click here to download and stream the single and watch the music video below!


Frank Ketelaar Frequently Asked Questions

How many shows has Frank Ketelaar written?
Frank Ketelaar has written 1 shows including Tina (Playwright).

What awards has Frank Ketelaar been nominated for?
Best Book of a Musical (Tony Awards) for Tina: The Tina Turner Musical .