NEWS: Aisha Jawando to take over the role of Tina
Aisha Jawando will take over the title role in Tina – The Tina Turner Musical from 8th October.
Jawando, who’s theatre credits include The Life at Southwark Playhouse and Motown in the West End previously played Tina’s sister Alline Bullock in the show, which is running at the Aldwych Theatre. a
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. This new stage musical, presented in association with Tina Turner herself, reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.
One of the world’s best-selling artists of all time, Tina Turner has won 11 Grammy Awards and her live shows have been seen by millions, with more concert tickets sold than any other solo performer in music history.
Featuring her much-loved songs, TINA, The Tina Turner Musical is written by Olivier Award-winning playwright Katori Hall and directed by the internationally acclaimed Phyllida Lloyd. Don’t miss this world premiere, opening at London’s Aldwych Theatre this Spring!