Lunt-Fontanne Theatre | New York, New York
Tina the musical has grossed over $2 million in global ticket sales to date, having been experienced by millions of people worldwide. It’s been performed in over 100 cities in 14 countries around the world. From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her journey to the global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, Tina Turner didn’t just beat the rules, she rewrote them. This new stage musical opens up about the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race. So if you want the very best in musical theatre, then you want to visit the Lunt Fontanne Theatre for their latest show, the Laurence Olivier Award Nominee, TINA live!
When you’re young, pop stars and actors may inspire you to pursue a career in the performing arts. But when you get older, you see that there is much more you can learn from their dedication, determination and achievements despite adversity. Tina suffered what could have been crippling hardships throughout her life. She was abandoned by her parents at a very young age and was in an abusive relationship that lasted over 16 years. That relationship led her to drugs and the separation almost ended in bankruptcy. But she never lost sight of her dream. Despite her personal life – and the social attitudes of the time – Tina persisted and became one of the most illustrious artists of all time… when she was in her 40s. The tale of Tina’s triumph over adversity will make you feel empowered and inspired. So come and watch this amazing story unfold right in front of you live at the breathtaking Lunt Fontanne Theatre in Manhattan.