It's Simply The Best! Come and visit London's West End and discover the untold story of the legendary singer that dared to challenge boundaries to reach new heights during TINA – The Tina Turner Musical London at the Aldwych Theatre.
What is the Tina Turner musical London about?
Brought to the stage by Tina Turner and internationally acclaimed director of Mamma Mia! Phyllida Lloyd, be sure to catch one of the most highly anticipated West End musicals in London.
Tina Turner, the legendary Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, has returned to the West End stage in the musical Tina: The Tina Turner Musical. The show, which debuted in London in 2018, has been hailed by critics and audiences alike as a spectacular tribute to the life and music of one of the greatest performers of all time.
See how the multi-award-winning musician rose from humble beginnings in Tennessee, to become one of the most famous artists of all time and features many of her most iconic hits, including "Proud Mary," "River Deep, Mountain High," and "What’s Love Got to Do with It."
Starting a musical career with her soon to be husband and his band, the singer goes from a tumultuous and abusive marriage to Ike Turner, to an incredible come back to showbusiness in the 1940s.The musical retraces the artist's come back story like no other, fighting back against the bounds of gender, racism and inequality in the music industry, to become the Rock'n'Roll diva we know and love today.
With three Olivier award nominations under its belt, including the coveted Best Actor in a Musical, this production will have you irresistibly dancing along during its electrifying finale. The musical fearlessly embraces the challenges and obstacles that marked the singer's journey. It is a tribute to her resilience, strength, and unwavering spirit, and it reminds us all of the transformative power of music.
How can I get tickets for The Tina Turner musical?
Book Tina Turner musical tickets at the Aldwych Theatre online with Visit London. View the seating plan to pick the best seats to watch this feel-good musical.
Ticket prices can be seen when viewing the seating map.
Where is the Tina Turner show in London?
TINA - The Tina Turner Musical is showing at the Aldwych Theatre in Holborn, close to Covent Garden.
How to get there:
- Underground - the nearest tube station is Covent Garden (Piccadilly line), Holborn (Central and Piccadilly lines) and Charing Cross (Bakerloo and Northern lines)
- Bus - You can catch the following buses which stop nearby: 1, 4, 11, 13, 15, 68 and 98
How long is TINA - The Tina Turner Musical?
TINA - The Tina Turner Musical is 2 hours and 45 minutes including a 15-minute interval.
Who's performing in the Tina Turner Musical cast London?
The current cast of TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, directed by Phyllida Lloyd, includes:
- Tina Turner - Elesha Paul Moses / Karis Anderson
- Ike Turner - Caleb Roberts
- Zelma Bullock - Paula Kay
- Phil Spector / Terry Britten - Chris Grahamson
- Rhonda Graam - Kelly Hampson
- Richard Bullock - Gregory Haney
- Raymond Hill - Cordell Mosteller
- Alline Bullock / Ikette - Charis Alexandra
Please note that the cast and line-up are subject to change.
Which Tina Turner musical songs can you expect?
This powerful feel-good musical features many chart-topping Tina Turner hits from the 1960’s through to the 1980’s, including:
- Proud Mary
- The Best
- River Deep Mountain High
- What’s Love Got to Do with It
- Private Dancer
- We Don’t Need Another Hero
- A Fool in Love
Who plays Tina Turner in the London musical?
Elesha Paul Moses currently plays Tina Turner in TINA – The Tina Turner Musical.
With over 25 years of experience in the music industry, the singer brings a wealth of power and energy to this award-winning production. Throughout her career, she has been mentored by Matthew Knowles, Will.I.Am, Tom Jones, and has even graced the stage of The Voice. Her talent extends beyond performing, as she has also collaborated with music icon Lionel Richie and provided backing vocals for Andy Abraham during his Eurovision performance.
Additionally, Elesha served as the lead vocalist for three years in the internationally acclaimed production Whitney: Queen Of The Night in London's West End.
Karis Anderson also shares the role of Tina, with theatre credits including playing the role of Diana Ross in Motown and PP Arnold in All Or Nothing. Her musical roots began in the band Stooshe, with Black Heart spending more than 16 weeks in the Official UK Charts and receiving a nomination for Best British Single at the 2013 BRIT Awards. The band also went on to tour with female power-icons J-Lo and Nicki Minaj.
What time is the evening show of Tina Turner musical?
Evening performances usually take place at 7pm on Tuesdays and 7.30pm from Wednesdays to Saturdays.
What time is the TINA! The Musical matinee?
Matinees are usually on Thursdays and Saturdays at 2.30pm and Sundays 3pm - although times may vary. Make sure to check your ticket in advance.
Is there any age restrictions?
The show is recommended for anyone aged 14 and over. Some scenes might contain strong language not recommended for a young audience.
What other shows can I see in London?
Discover other music legends on the London West End with Ain't Too Proud featuring the rise to fame of The Temptations at the Prince Edward Theatre. Or sing along to your favourite ABBA songs at the musical Mamma Mia! at the Novello Theatre.