Tina Turner is coming to Broadway…effectively, kind of.
A musical known as “Tina” based mostly on the life and storied profession of Turner will make its debut on Broadway in the autumn of 2019, Selection studies.
A call on the forged, efficiency dates and the place it will likely be held might be introduced in the approaching months.
“Bringing this musical to life on stage and dealing with this crew has meant a lot to me, I really feel that it’s in some ways a fruits of my profession,” Turner stated in an announcement to Selection on Wednesday.
British audiences have already gotten a style of the present as “Tina” debuted in London earlier this yr.
The biopic What’s Love Acquired to Do With It, which chronicled Turner’s life, together with her turbulent marriage to Ike Turner, was launched in 1993 and starred Angela Bassett.