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Tina Turner waist up sings to the black sky, uplit by blue light wearing gold sparkly sleeveless garment.
Tina Turner shoulders up sings to the black sky, uplit by blue light wearing gold sparkly sleeveless garment.

From Nutbush to Southampton: Tina Turner's journey set to hit our stage in 2025!

Big news for anyone who loves awesome music and exciting stories! The hit musical about Tina Turner’s life, TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, is going to tour around the UK and Ireland for the very first time, arriving at Mayflower Theatre on October 7 2025 for two weeks. It promises to be a thrilling adventure through the life of the rock ‘n’ roll queen herself.

For more than five years, this musical has been a huge hit in London’s West End, playing at the Aldwych Theatre and breaking all kinds of records. It’s the longest show they’ve ever had there! The show has also been a big deal in places like Broadway in the USA, and in Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, and Australia, showing that Tina Turner’s incredible journey is something that excites everyone, no matter where they’re from.

Tali Pelman, who helped make the show, is excited to bring this musical to more places. She said that Tina Turner performed in big arenas and had lots of fans in the UK and Ireland during her career. Now, they’re happy to share her inspiring story with even more people.

Tina and four black backing singers in yellow dresses throwing their hands in the air.
Credit Matt Crockett

TINA – The Tina Turner Musical tells the story of how Tina Turner became a music legend, winning twelve Grammy Awards and singing hits like “The Best,” “What’s Love Got To Do With It?“, “Private Dancer,” and “River Deep, Mountain High.” It’s a story about never giving up, even when things get tough.

A team of talented people put the show together, making sure every dance move, song, and scene tells Tina Turner’s story in the best way. They worked hard to make it a show that everyone would love. The musical is special because it’s made with help from Tina Turner herself, and it’s a way to remember her and keep her story alive. She passed away in May 2023, but her music and her story will continue to inspire people for a long time.

It’s not just a show; it’s a journey through Tina Turner’s life. It shows that with big dreams and hard work, you can overcome any challenge. Get ready to be inspired, have fun, and rock out to some great music!