BREAKING NEWS: The Broadway production of the Tony and Olivier Award nominated Tina: The Tina Turner Musical has found its next leading lady who is SIMPLY THE BEST!! Beginning this Fall, the show’s first London replacement and current Broadway alternate Nkeki Obi-Melekwe (Off Broadway’s Alice by Heart) will once again replace the show’s original star Tony & Olivier Award nominee Adrienne Warren as the new QUEEN OF ROCK N’ ROLL full time.
Melekwe’s first performance as the main Principal “Tina Turner” on Broadway is set for November 2nd, 2021 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. During the time of the show’s re-opening, Melekwe will continue to serve as the alternate playing 1-2 performances a week.
Warren will re-open the production on October 8th, 2021 for a month long limited engagement. Her final performance is set for this Halloween….. October 31st, 2021. She previously announced being with the show for a limited time due to upcoming projects.
Happy Trails Adrienne!!
Who is excited?!!!