James M. Nederlander Theatre | Chicago, Illinois
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 shown 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 Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts for their latest show, the Laurence Olivier Award Nominee, TINA live!
The cast is made up of Nkeki Obi-Melekwe, who plays the lead role and took over from Adrienne Warren, who is reprising the role in this amazing musical. Nkeki’s warm personality really comes across on stage and with all the right dance moves, it’s easy to think for only a split second that Tina Turner has been reborn. But the talented cast add just as much to the performance, with stunning vocals for the entire show, it really very much is a team performance. So come down to the breathtaking Nederlander Theatre at Ford Center for the Performing Arts in Chicago for this highly anticipated show.