Tina: The Tina Turner Musical was so well-loved on its opening night time Thursday (Nov. 7), that nothing would have made it higher aside from having the musical icon herself there. And that is precisely what occurred.
Tina Turner stunned the group at Broadway’s Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, becoming a member of the forged onstage with different members of the musical’s staff. She gave an emotional speech, noting that “This musical is my life but it’s like poison that turned to medicine. I can never be as happy as I am now.”
The present follows Turner, performed by Adrienne Warren, as she moved from Tennessee to St. Louis, detailing her abusive relationship with ex-husband Ike, however in the end launching her 50-year international profession because the Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll.
Turner wasn’t the one star in attendance. Oprah Winfrey, Gayle King, Tiffany Haddish, Spike Lee, Whoopi Goldberg, Tituss Burgess, Martha Stewart, Anna Wintour and extra had been all there to help the musical’s opening night time.