Tennessee Performing Arts Center - Andrew Jackson Hall | Nashville, Tennessee
Tina Turner is probably the most well-known domestic abuse survivor, so celebrating her and her incredible strength during the time of Time’s Up and #MeToo feels just. And to add to the feminist movement, the team behind Tina – The Tina Turner Musical is led by the extremely talented playwright Katori Hall, director Phyllida Lloyd, and executive producer, Tina Turner herself. What more do we need to tell you about this incredible musical, come and see it yourself at the breathtaking Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville!
When you’re young, pop stars and actors may inspire you to go after a career in the performing arts. But when you get older, you realise that there is much more you can learn from their dedication, determination and achievements despite adversity. Tina suffered what should have been crippling hardships throughout her life. She was left by her parents at a very tender 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 influential 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 see this stunning story unfold right in front of you live at the phenomenal Tennessee Performing Arts Center in Nashville.